Japan Society for the Promotion of Science


DateOctober 5 ~ October 8, 2023
VenueDresden, Germany
Co-organizers:U.S. National Academy of Sciences (NAS), Alexander von Humboldt-Foundation (AvH)

Session Topics

List of Participants

 PGM: Planning Group Member

Animal Linguistics: Origins and Evolution of Language (Biology/Life Sciences)

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PGM YAMAMICHI Masato Center for Frontier Research, National Institute of Genetics
PGM(Co-chair) W. Florian Fricke University of Hohenheim
PGM Monica Munoz-Torres University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
Introductory Speaker Michelle Fournet University of New Hampshire
Speaker SUZUKI Toshitaka Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology, The University of Tokyo
Speaker Alison Barker Max Planck Institute for Brain Research

Quantum Science and Technology (Chemistry/Materials Science)

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PGM NAKADA Akinobu Graduate School of Engineering, Kyoto University
PGM Charles McCrory University of Michigan
PGM Anna Schenk University of Bayreuth
Introductory Speaker Uri Vool Max Planck Institute for Chemical Physics of Solids
Speaker SUGISAKI Kenji Faculty of Science and Technology, Keio University
Speaker Ryan G. Hadt California Institute of Technology

High-resolution Global Modeling for Weather and Climate (Earth Science/Geosciences/Environmental Sciences)

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PGM(Co-chair) YASUNARI Teppei J. Arctic Research Center, Hokkaido University
PGM Kim Blisniuk San Jose State University
PGM Kira Rehfeld University of Tuebingen
Introductory Speaker MIYAKAWA Tomoki Atmosphere and Ocean Research Institute, The University of Tokyo
Speaker Falko Judt National Center for Atmospheric Research
Speaker Claudia Stephan Max Planck Institute for Meteorology

Explainable and Robust Machine Learning ((Applied) Mathematics/Computer Science/Engineering)

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PGM SUZUKI Taiji Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, The University of Tokyo
PGM Simina Brânzei(Online) Purdue University
PGM Sebastian Fudickar University of Luebeck
Introductory Speaker Wojciech Samek Technical University of Berlin
Speaker HARA Satoshi SANKEN, Osaka University
Speaker Han Zhao University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

The James Webb Space Telescope: from Exoplanets to Dark Energy and the Expanding Universe (Physics/Astrophysics)

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PGM SEKIGUCHI Yuichiro Faculty of Science, Toho University
PGM Matthew Comstock Michigan State University
PGM Benedikt Friess Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research
Introductory Speaker Katherine E. Whitaker University of Massachusetts Amherst
Speaker KAWASHIMA Yui Institute of Space and Astronautical Science, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency
Speaker Sherry Suyu Technical University of Munich

Environmental Humanities (Social Sciences)

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PGM GOTO Jun Graduate School of Policy Studies, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies
PGM(Co-chair) Sarah E. Cowie University of Nevada, Reno
PGM Sandra Kurfürst University of Cologne
Introductory Speaker GOTO Jun Graduate School of Policy Studies, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies
Speaker Jessica Hernandez Landesa
Speaker Katharina Gröne Wuppertal Institute for Climate, Environment, Energy

General Participants (Japan)

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General Participant INOUE Asuka Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Tohoku University
General Participant BESSHO-UEHARA Kanako Department of Life Sciences, Tohoku University
General Participant SUGIMOTO Hiroshi Graduate School of Engineering, Kobe University
General Participant SAKAUSHI Ken Center for Green Research on Energy and Environmental Materials, National Institute for Materials Science
General Participant NAKAYAMA Yoshihiro The institute of Low Temperature Science, Hokkaido University
General Participant KOSAKA Yu Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology, The University of Tokyo
General Participant SAKATA Ayaka Department of Statistical Inference and Mathematics, The Institute of Statistical Mathematics
General Participant BAO Han The Hakubi Center for Advanced Research, Kyoto University
General Participant YAMASAKI Hayata Department of Physics, Graduate School of Science, The University of Tokyo
General Participant ENOTO Teruaki Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University
General Participant SHO Kojiro Faculty of Human-Environment Studies, Kyushu University
General Participant TANAKA Kenta Faculty of Economics, Musashi University

General Participants (United States)

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General Participant Alexis Ault Utah State University, Department of Geosciences
General Participant Kevin Coffey University of Washington, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
General Participant Nicole Creanza Vanderbilt University, Department of Biological Sciences
General Participant Lise-Marie Imbert-Gérard University of Arizona, Department of Mathematics
General Participant Sarah King University of Chicago, Department of Chemistry
General Participant Nicholas Laluk University of California, Berkeley, Department of Anthropology
General Participant Zhu-Xi Luo Harvard University, Department of Physics
General Participant Daniel Stolper University of California, Berkeley, Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences
General Participant Jesús Velázquez University of California - Davis, Department of Chemistry

General Participants (Germany)

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General Participant Falk Butter Friedrich Loeffler Institute, Institute of Molecular Virology and Cell Biology
General Participant Sebastian Lapuschkin Fraunhofer Institute for Telecommunications, Heinrich-Hertz-Institute, Department for Artificial Intelligence
General Participant Gláucia Murta Heinrich Heine University, Institute for Theoretical Physics III
General Participant Annika Oertel Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Institute of Meteorology and Climate Research
General Participant Matthäus Rest Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Department of Archaeogenetics
General Participant Michael Saliba(Absent) University of Stuttgart, Institute for Photovoltaics
General Participant Fabian Schmidt Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics, Computational Structure Formation, Physical Cosmology
General Participant Niels Schröter Max Planck Institute of Microstructure Physics, Schröter Lab for Quantum Materials & Technologies
General Participant Mariya Toneva Max Planck Institute for Software Systems, Bridging AI and Neuroscience Group
General Participant Natalie Uomini University of Zurich, Department of Evolutionary Anthropology
General Participant Tina Trautmann(Absent) Goethe University Frankfurt, Institute of Physical Geography