Cooperation in Forest Science and Biomaterial Sciences towards the Post-Corona Era

Date: Dec 10 (Friday)

Time: 09:00-11:00 TST / 10:00-12:00 JST

Agenda:

Time (in Taiwan) Time (in Japan) Schedule
09:00-09:10 10:00-10:10

Opening Remarks

  • Prof. Hiromichi Furuido, Head of Department of Forest Science, UTokyo
  • Prof. Masahiro Inayama, Head of Department of Biomaterial Sciences, UTokyo
  • Prof. Kohei Kubota, Director of the University of Tokyo Forests, UTokyo
  • Prof. Hsiao-Wei Yuan, Vice President for International Affairs, NTU
  • Prof. Ming-Jer Tsai, Director of the Experimental Forest, NTU
09:10-09:15 10:10-10:15 Group Photo
09:15-09:55 10:15-10:55

Faculty Speeches

Moderator: Prof. Naoto Kamata, Director of the University of Tokyo Chiba Forest, UTokyo

  • “Conservation of forest heritages as potential educational and tourism resources” – Dr. Shigemitsu Shibasaki, Associate Professor of Department of Forest Science, UTokyo
  • “Growing tomorrow forests under climate change: Perspectives on silviculture and wood products” – Dr. Tzeng Yih Lam, Associate Professor of School of Forestry and Resource Conservation, NTU
09:55-10:35 10:55-11:35

Breakout Session

Theme: Ideas for promoting cooperation between UTokyo and NTU

  • Biology – Moderator: Dr. Susumu Goto, Associate Professor of the University of Tokyo Forests, UTokyo
  • Environment – Moderator: Dr. Nobuaki Tanaka, Lecturer of the University of Tokyo Forests, UTokyo
  • Management – Moderator: Dr. Takuya Hiroshima, Associate Professor of Department of Global Agricultural Sciences, UTokyo
  • Materials – Moderator: Prof. Kiyohiko Igarashi, Advisor to the President, UTokyo
10:35-10:55 11:35-11:55

Wrap-up Session

Moderator: Prof. Koichiro Kuraji, General Manager of Executive Office, The University of Tokyo Forests, UTokyo

  • Summary from each group
10:55-11:00 11:55-12:00

Closing Remarks

  • Prof. Kenji Fukuda, Advisor to the Dean of Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, UTokyo
  • Prof. Fang-Hua Chu, Head of School of Forestry and Resource Conservation, NTU

Note: This session is not open to public.