Gender Summit 2017 Asia - Pacific

General Information

Date

May 25 (Thu.) - 26 (Fri.), 2017

Venue

Hitotsubashi Hall (2-1-2 Hitotsubashi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 101-8439 JAPAN)

Organizer

Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST)

Co-organizer

Science Council of Japan
Portia Ltd.

Theme

Better Science and Innovation through Gender, Diversity and Inclusive Engagement

Plenary

  1. History and Future of Gender and Diversity
  2. Female Researchers Tackling Global Serious Issues
  3. Gender-based Research and Innovation
  4. Social Responsibilities of Science

Parallel Sessions

  1. Benefits from Women's Participation for Science, Technology and Innovation
  2. Gender Dimensions in Sport
  3. Promotion of Gender Equality by Improving Access and Use of Researcher Database
  4. Developing Evaluation Methods for Diversity in Research
  5. Gender Equality from Perspective of Men and Boys
  6. Equal Opportunities for Women & Men in STEM Education

Official Language

English (Partial simultaneous interpretation)

Associates

Secretariat

c/o Convention Linkage, Inc.
2 Sanbancho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 102-0075 JAPAN
TEL: +81-3-3263-8686 / FAX: +81-3-3263-8693
E-mail: gendersummit10_tokyo@c-linkage.co.jp