GS10 Speakers

GS10 Speakers

  • HRH Princess Sumaya bint El Hassan – Royal Scientific Society (RSS); The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan
  • Dr Reiko Abe – Managing Director, Oriental Consultants India, New Delhi, India
  • Dr Akiko   – Professor, Collaborative Organization for Research in women’s Education of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (CORE of STEM), Ochanomizu University, Japan
  • Miyako Asai – Shibaura Institute of Technology
  • Noriko Arai – National Institute of Informatics, Japan
  • Dr. Chieko Asakawa – IBM Fellow, IBM Research; IBM Distinguished Service Professor, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Prof Sveva Avveduto – National Research Council, CNR-IRPPS Rome, Italy
  • Alessandro Bello Bellingrath-Kimura   – Project officer of the UNESCO global project STEM and Gender Advancement (SAGA)
  • Dr Francesca Borgonovi – Senior Policy Analyst, Early Childhood and Schools Division, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
  • Sophie Brière – Associate Professor, Faculty of Business Administration, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
  • Prof Toni Bruce – Professor of Sociology of Sport, University of Auckland, New Zealand, WomenSport International Executive Board, Women in Sport Aotearoa Board
  • Dr Silaporn Buasai – Deputy Director on Social Innovation, Thailand Research Fund, Thailand
  • Wolfgang Burtscher – Deputy Director-General, European Commission, Directorate- General for Research and Innovation
  • Sir Philip Campbell – Editor-in-Chief, Nature
  • Sunita R. Cherian – Senior Vice President & Global Head – Group Human Resources at Wipro Limited.
  • Kellina M. Craig-Henderson, Ph.D. – Deputy Assistant Director National Science Foundation, Social, Behavioral and Economic sciences Directorate
  • Dr Guylaine Demers – Professor, Department of physical education, Laval University, Canada
  • Sonoko Dorothea   – Institute head, Leibniz Centre for Agricultural Landscape Research, Institute of Land Use Systems, Germany
  • Ryoichi Fujii – President, Research Organization of Information and Systems (ROIS), Japan
  • Hideaki Fujisawa – Director, Economic and Social Policy Office Economic and Industrial Policy Bureau, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI), Japan
  • Ruiping Gao – Vice President, National Natural Science Foundation of China. Committee Member, Committee of Female S&T Researchers under China Association for Science and Technology
  • Rowena Cristina L. Guevara – Undersecretary for Research and Development, Department of Science and Technology, Philippines
  • Michinari Hamaguchi – Chairperson of the Council for Science and Technology, MEXT, Japan
  • Dr Yuko Harayama – Council for Science, Technology and Innovation
  • Clem Herman   – Senior Lecturer, School of Computing and Communications, Director of eSTEeM, The Open University, UK
  • The Honourable Kirsty Duncan   – Minister of Science,Represents the riding of Etobicoke North
  • Asako Hoshino   – Asako Hoshino  Senior Vice President,Nissan Motor Corporation
  • Sarah Dickinson Hyams – Head of Equality Charters, Athena SWAN, Equality Challenge Unit, UK
  • Prof. Keiko Ikeda – Prof. of Social Geography, Faculty of Education, Shizuoka University, Japan
  • Kumie Inose   – Vice-President, Science Council of Japan
  • Mikiko Ishikawa – Professor of Environmental Design, in the Department of Integrated Science and Engineering for Sustainable Society, Chuo University, Japan.
  • Prof Keiko Itani – Professor, Vice president, Kyoto University of Education, Japan
  • Dr Wha-Jin Han – President, Center for Women In Science, Engineering and Technology, Republic of Korea
  • Kimio Ito – Professor, Faculty of Contemporary Sociology, Kyoto Sangyo University.  Professor Emeritus, Kyoto University and Osaka University,Japan.
  • Masako Ito – Professor, Center for Diversity & Inclusion, Nagasaki University, Japan
  • Prof Norichika Kanie – Professor at the Graduate School of Media and Governance, Keio University
  • Andres Karlsson   – Vice President for Strategic Alliances, Global Academic Relations, Elsevier
  • Prof Teruo Kishi – Science and Technology Advisor to the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan
  • Seema Kumar – Vice President, Innovation, Global Health and Science Policy Communication, Johnson & Johnson
  • Prof Gilda Lasat-Uy  – Professor and Director, Graduate Studies Program, College of Human Kinetics, University of the Philippines Diliman
  • Maryse Lassonde   – President, Royal Society of Canada; Director, Quebec Natural Sciences and Technology Granting Agency, Canada
  • Heisook Lee – Principal Research Fellow, Center for Gendered Innovation in Science & Technology Research (GISTeR); WIE-Up Professor, Handong University, Pohang, Korea; Professor Emeritus, Ewha Womans University, Seoul, Korea
  • Angela Leung   – Director and Chair Professor, Hong Kong Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • Dr Mario Liong  – Associate Professor, College of International Relations, Ritsumeikan University, Japan
  • Dr B. Mario Pinto   – President, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC), Canada
  • Eudy Mabuza – Minister Counsellor: Science and Technology at the Embassy of the Republic of South Africa
  • Dr Wayne Martino – The University of Western Ontario, Canada
  • Chisato Miyaura – Vice President, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology (TUAT), Japan
  • Yukari Mochi – Associate, Economic & Industrial Research Department, Development Bank of Japan Inc., Japan
  • Commissioner Carlos Moedas –  European Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation
  • Prof Seng Mom – Royal University of Agriculture, Cambodia
  • Hatsumi Mori   – Professor, the Institute for Solid State Physics, University of Tokyo, Japan
  • Dr Kimiko Murofushi – The National University Corporation Ochanomizu University
  • Yoko Nameki – IBM Distinguished Engineer, Collaboration and Talent Solutions, IBM Japan
  • Mathias Wullum Nielsen – Department of History, Stanford University
  • Prof Than Nwe – Executive Member of the Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science (MAAS)
  • Takashi Onishi   – President, Science Council of Japan
  • Dr. Sonja Ochsenfeld-Repp – Deputy Head of Division Quality and Programme Management, German Research Foundation
  • Dr Hee-Young Paik – Director of the Center for Gendered Innovations Research, Korea Federation of Women’s Science and Technology Associations(KOFWST) in Korea and Professor Emeritus of Seoul National University
  • Youngah Park   – professor of Statistical Mechanics at the Department of Physics at Myongji University, Korea
  • Elizabeth Pollitzer   – Director, Portia Ltd, UK; founder, Gender Summit.
  • Monika Raharti, MSi – Director of Center for Young Scientists Indonesia
  • Kyoko Raita   – Professor of Sport History within the School of Health and Sport Sciences at Chukyo University and managing Director of the Japan Society of Physical Education
  • Londa Schiebinger   – John L. Hinds Professor of History of Science, Stanford University, USA; Director, EU/US Gendered Innovations in Science, Health & Medicine, Engineering, and Environment project, EU/USA.
  • Naomi Shibasaki-Kitakawa   – Japan Inter-Society Liaison Association Committee for Promoting Equal Participation of Men and Women in Science and Engineering (EPMEWSE)
  • Rashidah Shuib  – Professor at the Interdisciplinary Health Sciences Unit, School of Health Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)
  • Daichi Suzuki – Commissioner of the Japan Sports Agency
  • Prof Futoshi Taga – Vice-Dean of the Faculty of Letters, Professor of the Department of Education and Culture, Kansai University, Japan
  • Prof Junko Tahara – Professor, Faculty of Physical Education, Kokushikan University, Japan
  • Li-Ling Tsai   – Associate Professor, Graduate Institute of Gender Education, National Kaohsiung Normal University, Taiwan
  • Kinlay Tshering   – Director, Department of Agriculture, Ministry of Agriculture & Forests, Bhutan
  • Tsukiko Tsukahara – Vice President, Catalyst Japan
  • Clare Walsh – Deputy Head of Mission at the Australian Embassy in Japan
  • Miyoko O. Watanabe   – Deputy Executive Directorior, Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST); Director, Office for Diversity and Inclusion, JST, Japan; Chair, Gender Summit 10 Asia-Pacific.
  • President Juichi Yamagiwa – Kyoto University
  • Xueyan Yang   – Professor at Institute for Population and Development Studies, School of Public Policy and Administration, Xi'an Jiaotong University
  • Takakazu Yokokura – Okinawa Institute Science and Technology Graduate University
  • Prof. Chikako Yoshida-Noro – Professor, Applied Molecular Chemistry, College of Industrial Technology (CIT), Nihon University (NU), and Division of Cell Regeneration and Transplantation, Department of Functional Morphology, Nihon University School of Medicine
  • Prof Datin Dr Rubiyah Yusof – Dean, Malaysia Japan International Institute of Technology, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
  • Linxiu Zhang – Professor and Director at the Center for Chinese Agricultural Policy (CCAP), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)
  • Nan Zhang   – Deputy Director & Vice editor of 《Audit Vision》, The National Audit Office of the People's Republic of China
  • Zane Zumbahlen – Vice President, Human Resources for IBM Japan