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2015 ISAJ Symposium Announcement

6th ISAJ Symposium on Recent Advances in Science and Technology 

Venue: Indian Embassy Auditorium, Tokyo

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Date:  Decmber 4 2015


Honorary Patron: H.E. Ms. Deepa Gopalan Wadhwa, The Ambassador of India

Organised by




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Dr. Swadhin Behera


Dr. Mahendra Kumar


Organizing Committee:

Dr. Alok Singh

Dr. Sunil Kaul

Dr. Kedar Mahapatra

Prof. D. Sakthi Kumar

Prof. Ruby Pawankar

Dr. Samik Ghosh

Prof. Atsushi Suzuki

Prof. Mamoru Mitsuishi

Prof. T. Pradeep

Dr. Takeya Komiya

Dr. Toshio Saito

Dr. Renu Wadhwa

Dr. Manish Biyani

Dr. Asima Sultana

Dr. Baiju G. Nair

Dr. Venkata Ratnam

Dr. Rajyashree Sundaram

Dr. Rajkumar Singh

Dr. Venu Srinivas

Dr. Debabrata Payra

Dr. Deepa Kamath

Dr. Satyaban Ratna

Ms. Sonali Chauhan

Mr. Saurabh Sharma

The Indian Scientists Association in Japan (ISAJ) is going to organize  6th  Symposium on December 4, 2015, at the Indian Embassy Auditorium, Tokyo. ISAJ Symposium is an annual interdisciplinary symposium organized by the Indian Scientists Association in Japan (ISAJ). It provides an opportunity for young and established researchers to showcase their research, discuss ideas and foster collaborations. 

Rapid advances in health, materials, earth and environment sciences and emerging areas of nano-technology have enabled us to deal with new challenges to sustain healthy society and environment. The theme/objective of this symposium is to promote multidisciplinary/trans-d

isciplinary researches to address the societal needs including healthcare and a stressed environment through smarter materials, technologies and strategies and a best combination of multidisciplinary sciences.

Guest of Honors:

The Ambassador of India

Dr. Michinari Hamaguchi, President, JST 

Dr. Yasuhiro Iye, Executive Director, JSPS


Key Speakers:

Dr. Asahiko Taira,         President, JAMSTEC

Dr. Koichi Tsuchiya,       Director, RCSM, NIMS

Dr. Tomohiro Tamura,       Director, BRI, AIST

Dr. Junji   Urakawa,                          KEK, Japan

Dr. Eiji Abe,              The University of Tokyo

Dr. Manako Tanaka,         Tokyo University of Arts



9:00-9:15; Registration, 9:15-10:30; Inauguration and keynote speech, 11:00-17:40; Science sessions 17:40-18:30; Cultural program

The 6th annual symposium of ISAJ plans to set up a platform for such interdisciplinary interactions amongst not only the specialized renowned scientists, but also young researchers and students. 


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2013 ISAJ Symposium

India-Japan Symposium on Frontiers in Science & Technology: Emerging Materials for Health, Environment and Safety

Venue: Indian Embassy Auditorium, Tokyo

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Date:  October 11 2013


Honorary Patron: H.E. Ms. Deepa Gopalan Wadhwa, The Ambassador of India

Honorary AdvisorDr. Chadaram Sivaji, S & T Counsellor, Embassy of India 





The Indian Scientists Association in Japan (ISAJ) organized  4th India-Japan Symposium on October 11, 2013, at the Indian Embassy Auditorium, Tokyo. The main theme of this year’s symposium was “Emerging Materials for Health, Environment and Safety.” 

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Dr. Alok Singh


Dr. Baiju G. Nair


Organizing Committee:

Dr. Sunil Kaul

Prof. Swadhin Behera

Dr. Kedar Mahapatra

Prof. D. Sakthi Kumar

Dr. Manish Biyani

Prof. Ruby Pawankar

Dr. Anila Mathew

Dr. Samik Ghosh

Dr. Vijay Kumar

Mr. Saurabh Sharma

Dr. R. Arockia Kumar

Dr. K.S. Suresh

Dr. Sachin Shah

Dr. Jyotheeswara Reddy Edula

Dr. Aniruddha Adhikari

Ms Tuba Zahra

Mr Mahendra Kumar Pal

Mr Shanthanu R. Menon

Dr.Manoj Eradath

Dr.Kanaka Raju Pandiri

Plenary Speakers:

C. Sivaji, Embassy of India

Kenji Oeda, RIKEN (Keynote)

Daisuke Fujita, NIMS

Neelam Ramaiah, University of Tokyo

Yoshihiro Ito, RIKEN

Madoka Takai, University of Tokyo

Hiroshi Abe, Hokkaido University

Biju V. Pilai, AIST

Tahei Tahara, RIKEN

Takuya Nakashima, NAIST, Nara

Teruhiko Matsubara, Keio University

Masanobu Naito, NIMS

Hideki Abe, NIMS

C. Subramaniam, TASC/AIST

Toshiji Mukai, Kobe University

Asima Sultana, AIST


Panel Discussion: moderated by Sanjeev Sinha (Sun and Sands Group) “The role of Indian scientists in Japan in bridging the S&T between India and Japan”

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ISAJ is a forum of Indian Scientists in Japan registered as an NPO with a vision to strengthen India-Japan collaborations in the field of Science and Technology. India-Japan Symposium organized by ISAJ provides a platform for both senior and young Indian researchers and their Japanese counterparts and other colleagues to share state-of-the-art information in their respective fields. 

There will be a registration fee of Yen 3,000 to cover for lunch and tea/coffee. Students are exempted!

We look forward to your active participation and make this event a great success! 

For inquries:

Dr. Alok Singh ( or Dr. Baiju Nair (

Indian National Science Day Symposium, Tokyo






Celebrating Sixty Years of India – Japan Diplomatic Relations

This year we are celebrating the 60th year of India-Japan diplomatic relationship. The Embassy of India, Tokyo and the Embassy of Japan, New Delhi have planned various business and cultural activities throughout the year.  

As a part of these celebrations, the Indian Scientists Association in Japan (ISAJ), in coordination with the Embassy of India, has also planned a few symposia and lecture series.  The ‘Indian National Science Day Symposium’ was held on February 28, 2012 from 14:30hrs at the Embassy of India auditorium in Tokyo. During the symposium, several eminent Indian and Japanese scientists spoke on the status of Indian and Japanese research developments in some of the important areas of Science and Technology. The symposium was attended by more than 70 acedemics and school children from the two schools.


Indian National Science Day Symposium

Organized by

Indian Scientists Association in Japan (ISAJ)

Supported by

Embassy of India, Tokyo

Date: February 28 (Tuesday), 2012


Venue: Embassy Auditorium,

#2-2-11, Kudan Minami, Chyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-0074

Time: 14:30 – 17:30