HOPE Meetings

4th HOPE Meeting Overview

Date: March 7-11, 2011
Venue:Tsukuba International Congress Center
            (Tsukuba, Japan)
Theme: “Chemistry for Creating the Future”
Organizer: Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
                (JSPS)
                Under the auspices of the Yomiuri Shimbun

The 4th HOPE Meeting was held on the theme of “Chemistry for Creating the Future.” It was chaired by Dr. Makoto Kobayashi, 2008 Nobel Laureate in Physics, and Director of the Research Center for Science Systems.
Ten distinguished lecturers including eight Nobel laureates, and 100 graduate students from 17 countries / regions of the Asia-Pacific region engaged in active discussion.
In addition, the “HOPE Dialogue” program for high school students and the “HOPE Meeting Jr.” program for elementary and junior-high school students were held as side events.