[Call for research collaboration ideas] MIRAI2.0 Sustainability Online Workshop

Tohoku University is currently participating in the “MIRAI 2.0” project, the aim of which is the promotion of research and educational exchanges between universities in Japan and Sweden. The project is being implemented from 2020 to 2022, and collaboration is being promoted in the fields of Materials Science, Sustainability, Ageing, and Artificial Intelligence.

Now, we invite and encourage you to submit your research collaboration ideas to gain a place at the Sustainability Online Workshop, to be held between September 28 and 30. The focus of the workshop is on developing your idea and writing applications for seed funding. For more details, please check the attachment and apply directly.

[MIRAI2.0 Sustainability Online Workshop]

■Dates: Tuesday, September 28 – Thursday, September 30, 2021
■Format: Online
■Call for research collaboration ideas
1.Use the attached template to describe your research collaboration idea,  including listing your partner(s). Keep it short, max 1 A4 page.
2.Submit your research collaboration idea via email at the latest 29 June 2021. Send to this address:
■Topics for collaboration
Sustainability Transformations
・Incentives for energy and industrial transformation
・Transnational supply chains and finance flows
・Policy supporting tools, e.g. for Carbon Border Adjustments
・Perspective shifts and social tipping points?
Climate and Security
・Sustainability determinants in peace making
・Climate and peace dynamics
Assessment Methods for Negative Emissions
・Enabler of decarbonisation pursuits?
・Lots of connections to industrial transformation
Global Engagement Division, Tohoku University
Email: kokusai-k@grp.tohoku.ac.jp