1. Title 2011 Industrial-Government-Academic Joint Forum in Tokyo
-The Status Quo and Future Prospects of Element Strategy-
2. IYC interests œ ‡@Increase the public appreciation and understanding of chemistry
œ ‡AEncourage interest of young people in chemistry
œ ‡BGenerate enthusiasm for the creative future of chemistry
› ‡CCelebrate the role of women in chemistry
3. Short description Lectures on the topics relating to gElement Strategyh and discussion about the research frontier and future prospects.
4. Audience professional chemists, students, educators, industrial chemists, general public, post graduate students, graduate students, decision makers, universities, professors,
5. Topic Lectures and forum on gElement Strategyh
6. Long description Title of Activity:
2011 Industrial-Government-Academic Joint Forum in Tokyo -The Status Quo and Future Prospects of Element Strategy-
Date and Time: November 19, 2011, 13:30-17:00
Venue: Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo 152-8550, Japan

This event includes three invited lectures relating to gElement Strategyh:
   1.Functional Materials and Element Strategy (Tokyo Institute of Technology) Hideo Hosono
   2.Battery and Resources (Shin-Kobe Electric Machinery Co., Ltd) Tatsuo Horiba
   3.Development of a Novel Process for Rare Metals Recycling (Advanced Industrial Science and Technology) Mikiya Tanaka

We will have a forum on how to construct element strategy and how the research frontier correlates with chemistry and material science. The purpose of the lectures and forum is letting a wide range of people as shown above know the importance of chemistry and material science to construct element strategy.
The details of this event will be cited on the web of The Electrochemical Society of Japan
URL: http://www.electrochem.jp/
7. Sponsors The Electrochemical Society of Japan

8. Contact detail

EmailFatobe@ynu.ac.jp
Name:Prof. Mahito Atobe
Organization or affiliations:The Electrochemical Society of Japan (Yokohama National University)
Phone :+81-45-339-4214
Country,City:Janan,Yokohama