Office of Research and Academia-Government-Community Collaboration, Hiroshima University
E-mail: hiraku-global*office.hiroshima-u.ac.jp (replace * with @)
HIRAKU-Global International Symposium / Annual Conference FY2022
Monday & Tuesday, February 20-21, 2023
(Online via Zoom Webinar)
The HIRAKU-Global Program will hold its International Symposium / Annual Conference for FY2022 as an online event on Monday and Tuesday, February 20-21, 2023.
Day 1 of the event will focus on the efforts of the 1st Cohort of HIRAKU-Global Researchers (HGRs), who have partaken in and received a Mid-Term Evaluation, as they reflect upon their past research activities and review their future goals, vision, and action plans, whilst Day 2 will feature a presentation by Dr. Gareth DYKE (Director of Global Content, Research Square Company), who will present upon the ways in which the HGRs and Early Career Researchers in general should be prepared when publishing research achievements internationally.
Date & Time
February 20, 2023 (Mon) 09:45 – 15:45 Japan Standard Time (JST)
February 21, 2023 (Tue) 13:45 – 17:05 JST
Registration to Join the Audience
You can join the audience for this year's event by registering via the below link.
Deadline: 15:00 JST on February 17, 2023 (Fri)
Note that we plan to send the access information for the event via e-mail by February 18, 2023 (Sat). Therefore, if you do not receive an e-mail from us by February 18, 2023 (Sat), please contact us at the HIRAKU-Global Office as soon as possible.
MC: Jorge N. TENDEIRO, HIRAKU-Global Program Manager
Day 1 (February 20)
09:45 Opening of Day 1
- Explanation of the Aim of Day 1
AIDA Misako, Executive Advisor to the President, Hiroshima University
10:00 Presentation of Achievements by the 1st Cohort of HIRAKU-Global Researchers (Part I)
- HASE Eiji, Designated Assistant Professor, Tokushima University (Optical Measurement)
- IMAI Hiroyuki, Assistant Professor, Yamaguchi University (Veterinary Medicine)
- IMATO Keiichi, Associate Professor, Hiroshima University (Polymer Chemistry)
12:00 Lunch Break
13:00 Presentation of Achievements by the 1st Cohort of HIRAKU-Global Researchers (Part II)
- INAMI Hanae, Assistant Professor, Hiroshima University (Astronomy)
- SAKAI Hiroshi, Assistant Professor, Ehime University (Myology)
- TANIMINE Naoki, Assistant Professor, Hiroshima University (Gastroenterology (Surgery))
- UMEMURA Tomotaka, Associate Professor, Hiroshima University (Psychology)
15:40 Closing of Day 1
- Summary of Day 1
HARAYAMA Yuko, Co-chair of the Board of Directors, Japanese Association for the Advancement of Science
Day 2 (February 21)
13:45 Opening Session
- Opening Remarks
OCHI Mitsuo, President, Hiroshima University
- Explanation of the Aim of Day 2
Jorge N. TENDEIRO, Professor, Office of Research and Academia-Government-Community Collaboration, Hiroshima University
14:00 "Publishing in High Impact International Journals"
Presenter: Dr. Gareth DYKE, Director of Global Content, Research Square Company
- Session 1
"Common scientific writing mistakes made by non-native English writers"
- Session 2
"Strategies for targeting and publishing papers in high impact journals"
- Session 3
"Managing the publication process"
17:00 Closing Session
- Closing Remarks
MITSUDA Noriaki, Executive Director/Vice President, Ehime University
"Home for Innovative Researchers and Academic Knowledge Users Driving Global Impact (HIRAKU-Global)"
under the "Strategic Professional Development Program for Young Researchers" by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)
・Program for Developing and Supporting the Next-Generation of Innovative Researchers at Hiroshima University
・Hiroshima University Graduate School Research Fellowship
・Vigorous Development of the Next-Generation by Establishment of the Hiroshima University Fellowship for Female Graduate Students in Science and Technology