Kickoff Symposium of International Cooperative Research Hub for Asian Studies of Kobe University and Beijing Foreign Studies University

  • July 18, 2015
  • Event


Kobe University and Beijing Foreign Studies University have established the International Cooperative Re-search Hub for Asian Studies, aiming to not only promote mutual exchange in education and research, but also cultivate and foster talented young researchers.
To commemorate the establishment of this hub, an international symposium will be held, which is organized by Graduate School of Humanities and Interfaculty Initiative in the Social Sciences of Kobe University, and Beijing Center for Japanese Studies of Beijing Foreign Studies University. In this symposium, young researchers from the two universities researching Politics, Economics and Culture will be engaged in academic reports and discussion.

The morning plenary session will be held among private guests. For those who are interested in Japan-China relations, we look forward to your participation in the afternoon session. Prior registration is not necessary.

Symposium Details


July 18th (Saturday), 2015, from 10:00 to 17:00


Kobe University Takikawa Memorial Hall, 2nd FL.[Rokkodai 2 Campus, No. 54]


“The Change of Industrial Structure and Business Behavior in the East Asia”“Studies of Japanese Popular Culture and Cultural Metaphor”




Graduate School of Humanities, Interfaculty Initiative in the Social Sciences, Kobe University Beijing Japanese Studies Centre, Beijing Foreign Studies University


Dr. Yasushi Ogata, Professor, Graduate School of Humanities, Kobe Universitye-mail: china@lit. kobe-u.

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(Graduate School of Humanities)