Future Earth : a new platform promoting science for society


On 21 November 2015, the International Symposium on Sustainability Science Future Earth: A New Platform Promoting Science for Society will be held at The University of Tokyo Hongo Campus. Under the theme of “Future Earth”, the event will bring together researchers as well as representatives from the private sector. Lectures, panel discussions and interactive sessions are scheduled to take place.

Please visit the symposium website for more details and registration.

Date / Time November 21, 2015 (Sunday) 9:30-16:00 (Doors open: 9:00)
Venue: Yasuda Auditorium, The University of Tokyo Hongo Campus
Organizer: Sustainability Science Consortium (SSC)
  • Integrated Research System for Sustainability Science (IR3S), The University of Tokyo
  • Future Earth
  • United Nations University, Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS)
  • Graduate Program in Sustainability Science Global Leadership Initiative,
  • Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, The University of Tokyo (GPSS-GLI)
  • Sustainable Development Solutions Network Japan (SDSN Japan)
Capacity: 900 people
Language: Japanese, English (Simultaneous interpretation available.)
Entry fee: Free