GS10 Program & Presentations

PLEASE NOTE:  The program below is tentative, changes are still in progress in certain areas.  Please therefore only use it as a rough guideline.  Thank you.

   25 May 2017
07:30 – 08:45   REGISTRATION
08:45 – 09:45 Opening
Welcome Address
Chair  Michinari Hamaguchi, President, Japan Science and Technology Agency (Japan)
HRH princess Sumaya bint El Hassan (Jordan)
B. Mario Pinto, President, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (Canada)
Ruiping Gao, Vice President, National Natural Science Foundation of China (China)
Kimiko Murofushi, President,Ochanomizu University (Japan)
Carlos Moedas, European Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation, European Commission (Belgium): Video message
Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science,Canada (Canada) : Video message
Takashi Onishi, President, Science Council of Japan (Japan)
09:55 – 11:15 Plenary 1 History and Future of Gender and Diversity
Keynote Speakers
 Chieko Asakawa - IBM Research-Tokyo [Japan]
 Angela Ki Che Leung - University of Hong Kong [Hong Kong]
 Juichi Yamagiwa - Kyoto University [Japan] 
11:30 – 12:45 Plenary 2 Female Researchers Tackling Global Serious Issues
 Michinari Hamaguchi - Japan Science and Technology Agency [Japan]
 Reiko Abe - Oriental Consultants Global Co., LTD. [India]
 Daw Than Nwe - University of Yangon [Myanmar]
 Seng Mom - Royal University of Agriculture [Cambodia] 
13:45 – 15:15 Plenary 3 Gender-based Research and Innovation 
 Londa Schiebinger - Stanford University [U.S.A.]
Wolfgang Burtscher, European Commission [Belgium]
 Hee Young Paik - Center for Gendered Innovations in Science and Technology Research [South Korea]
 Xueyan Yang - Xi'an Jiaotong University [China]
 Mathias Wullum Nielsen - Stanford University [U.S.A.]
15:30 – 16:45 Parallel
Sessions 1
Benefits from Women's Participation for Science, Technology and Innovation

1. Gendered innovations from data, education and infrastructure Panel

Li-Ling Tsai - National Kaohsiung Normal University
Yukari Mochi - Development Bank of Japan [Japan]
Mikiko Ishikawa - Chuo University [Japan]

2. Real cases of innovation generated by women's participation Panel
Chair:Tsukiko Tsukahara,Catalyst (Japan)
Hideaki Fujisawa, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (Japan)
Asako Hoshino - Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. [Japan]
Zane Zumbahlen - IBM Corp. [U.S.A.]
Gender Dimensions in Sport

1. The Performance of Female Athletes in Olympic and Paralympic Games and Gender Equality in Society: An International Comparison
Ryoko Raita - Chukyo University [Japan]
Toni Bruce - University of Auckland [New Zealand]
Gilda Uy - University of the Philippines [Philippines]

2. Alternative physical cultures and the new possibilities
Chair:Junko Tahara, Kokushikan University (Japan)
Daichi Suzuki, Japan Sports Agency(Japan)
Keiko Itani, Kyoto University of Education(Japan)
Payoshni Mitra,  Non-affiliated(India )
Sophie Briere,Laval University(Canada)
Guylaine Demers,Laval University(Canada)
Promotion of Gender Equality by Improving Access and Use of Researcher Database

1. Making Gender-related Database
2. Analyzing Gender-related Database

Anders Karlsson, Elsevier(Netherlands)
Noriko Arai, National Institute jof Informatics(Japan)
Naomi Shibasaki-Kitakawa,Japan Inter-Society Liaison  Association Committee for Promoting Equal Participation of Men and Women in Science and Engineering(Japan)
Youngah Park,Korea Institute of S&T evaluation and  Plannning ,Professor of Physics of Myongji Univeristy(South Korea)
Nan Zhang, The National Audit Office of the People's Republic of China(China)
Sveva Avveduto, National Research Council(Italy)
Monika Raharti, Center for Young Scientists(Indonesia)
17:00 – 18:15 Parallel
Sessions 2
19:00 – 21:00 Reception, Networking –  Contemporary dance as entertainment by Ochanomizu University and Keynote Speech
26 May 2017
 09:00 - 10:15 Parallel
Sessions 3 
Developing Evaluation Methods for Diversity in Research
Linxiu Zhang,Center for Chinese Agricultural Policy, Chinese  Academy of Sciences (China)
Rubiyah Yusof   Malaysia Japan International Institute of  Technology Universitit Teknologi Malaysia (Malaysia)
Center for Artificial Intelligence and Robotics (an ikohza in MJIIT) Universiti Teknologi Malaysia(Malaysia)                      
Sarah Dickinson ECU Athena SWAN Charters (U.K.)
Kellina M. Craig-Henderson, National Science Foundation (U.S.A.)
Sonja Ochsenfeld-Repp,Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (Germany)
Gender Equality from Perspective of Men and Boys
Chair:Keiko Ikeda,Shizuoka University (Japan)
Wayne Martino, University of Western Ontario (Canada)
Francesca Borgonovi, OECD (France)
Futoshi Taga, Kansai University (Japan)
Commentator:Mario Liong,Ritsumeikan University (Japan)
Commentator:Mario Liong,Ritsumeikan University (Japan)
Equal Opportunities for Women & Men in STEM Education
Clem Herman, The Open University (U.K .)
Sonoko Dorothea Bellingrath-Kimura, Leibniz Centre for Agricultural Landscape Research (Germany)
Alessandro Bello, UNESCO, (France)
Lakshmi Ramachandran,National University of Singapore, (Singapore)
Masako Ito,Nagasaki University (Japan)
Akiko Sato,Ochanomizu University (Japan)
Takakazu Yokokura,Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (Japan)
Miyako Asai,Shibaura Institute of Technology (Japan)
 10:30 - 11:45  Parallel
Sessions 4
 11:45 - 13:15     POSTERS AND STANDS
13:15 – 14:30  Plenary 4 Social Responsibilities of Science

Chair: Yuko Harayama, Council for Science, Technology and Innovation (Japan)
Philip Campbell, Nature Publishing Group., LTD. (U.K.)
Kinlay Tshering, Ministry of Agriculture & Forests (Bhutan)
Rowena Cristina L. Guevara, Department of Science and Technology (Philippines)
 14:30 – 15:00  Plenary 5 Conclusions / Next Steps: Report of Parallel Sessions

Chair: Kumie Inose, Konan University (Japan)
Yoko Nameki, IBM Japan, Ltd. (Japan)
Hatsumi Mori, The University of Tokyo (Japan)
Ryoichi Fujii, Research Organization of Information and Systems (Japan)
Kimio Ito, Kyoto University (Japan)
Chisato Miyaura, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology (Japan)
15:15 – 16:30  Plenary 6 Conclusions / Next Steps: Proposal on Gender Equality for UN SDGs
Chair: Elizabeth Pollitzer, Portia(U.K.)
Heisook Lee, Center for Gendered Innovations in Science and Technology Research (South Korea)
Norichika Kanie, Keio University and UNU-IAS (Japan)
Seema Kumar, Johnson & Johnson (U.S.A)
Yuko Harayama, Council for Science, Technology and Innovation (Japan)
Miyoko O. Watanabe,  Japan Science and Technology Agency (Japan)
 16:30 – 16:50  Closing Future of Gender Summit Speakers
Clare Walsh, Embassy of Australia (Australia)
Maryse Lassonde, Quebec Natural Sciences and Technology Granting Agency (Canada)
Christine Stockins, Embassy of Chile (Chile)
Elizabeth Pollitzer, Portia (U.K.)
 (Chair, next GS Asia Pacific)