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Call for experts: FinCEAL Plus Co-organizes Japan-Finland Seminar on Personalized Medicine and Health, in Tokyo, Japan on 9th April 2018
February 22, 2018
UniPID – Finnish University Partnership for International Development / FinCEAL Plus and Business Finland, Japan, are organizing a high-level research seminar focusing on Science, Technology and Innovation Cooperation in Personalized Medicine and Health, in Tokyo, Japan, 9th April 2018 in the occasion of the visit of Päivi Sillanaukee, Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Social Affairs and Health of Finland, to Japan.
The objectives of the Seminar are to:
-Provide a space for different stakeholders to share their expertise and experiences related to key topics;
-Discover untapped opportunities for cooperation and establish new partnerships in Science, Technology and Innovation between the two regions;
-Identify and highlight current successful practices for mutual learning;
-Strengthen the participation of the private sector from both regions in STI partnerships; as well as
-Identify new business opportunities and incentivize long term win-win commercial relations and formation of concrete new projects.
Experts from Finnish universities, research institutions and universities of applied sciences are now being invited to express their interest in joining the Finnish expert delegation to the event. Please contact FinCEAL Plus Asia Coordinator Jarkko Mutanen (Jarkko.Mutanen(at)uef.fi) with a brief description of your expertise in the field of personalized health and medicine, your CV and previous experience and current interest in STI cooperation with Japan.
The deadline of this call is 22.2.2018.