The 10th Sweden-Japan Academic Network (SJAN) Seminar

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April 22 at 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM CEST

This seminar was organized by Royal Swedish Academy of Science, Embassy of Japan in Sweden, JSPS Alumni Club in Sweden(SAC), and JSPS Stockholm Office. We had two inspiring lectures by Prof. Kohei Miyazono from Tokyo University and Prof. Aristidis Moustakas from Uppsala University, as well as a panel discussion followed by lunch reception.

The event is free of charge. Registration in advance is required by April 12 >> here

 

Detailed Program

09:30-9:40
Opening Remarks

  • Prof. Dan Larhammar, President of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences
  • Mr. Masaki Noke, Ambassador of Japan to Sweden

9:40-9:50
Introduction of Lectures
Prof. Carl-Henrik Heldin, The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences and Uppsala University

9:50-10:40 (including Q&A)
Invited lecture 1: TGF-β family signaling in progression of cancer
Prof. Kohei Miyazono, Tokyo University

10:40-11:30 (including Q&A)
Invited lecture 2: Plasticity in tumor cell differentiation

Prof. Aristidis Moustakas, Uppsala University

11:30-11:40
Break

11:40-12:25
Panel Discussion
Moderator: Prof. Dan Larhammar, President of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences

Panelists:

  • Prof. Carl-Henrik Heldin, The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences and Uppsala University
  • Prof. Kohei Miyazono, Tokyo University
  • Prof. Aristidis Moustakas, Uppsala University
  • Ms. Ingrid Helander, Science Editor, Svenska Dagbladet

12:25-12:30
Closing Remark
Prof. Tadaharu Tsumoto, Director, JSPS Stockholm Office

12:30-14:00
Lunch Reception

 

Details

Date:
April 22
Time:
9:30 AM - 2:00 PM CEST
Event Category:

Venue

KVA Beijer Hall, Lilla Frescativägen 4A, Stockholm

Organisers

The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences (KVA)
  The Embassy of Japan in Sweden
JSPS Stockholm Office
JSPS Alumni Club in Sweden (SAC)