6th Kyoto University-Inamori Foundation Joint Kyoto Prize Symposium

Takeo Kanade Presentation Movie

2016 Kyoto Prize Laureate in Advanced Technology

Takeo Kanade

U.A. and Helen Whitaker University Professor, Carnegie Mellon University

Ko Nishino Presentation Movie

Ko Nishino

Professor, Graduate School of Informatics, Kyoto University

Hironobu Fujiyoshi Presentation Movie

Hironobu Fujiyoshi

Professor, College of Engineering, Chubu University

5th Kyoto University-Inamori Foundation Joint Kyoto Prize Symposium

Yoshinori Ohsumi Presentation Movie

2012 Kyoto Prize Laureate in Basic Sciences

Yoshinori Ohsumi

Honorary Professor
Institute of Innovative Research
Tokyo Institute of Technology

Shin-Ichi Fukuoka Presentation Movie

Shin-Ichi Fukuoka

Professor, School of Cultural and Creative Studies, Aoyama Gakuin University
Visiting Professor, Rockefeller University

Kazutoshi Mori Presentation Movie

Kazutoshi Mori

Professor, Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University

4th Kyoto University-Inamori Foundation Joint Kyoto Prize Symposium

Advanced Technology “Materials Science and Engineering”

Susumu Kitagawa Presentation Movie

Susumu Kitagawa

Distinguished Professor, Deputy Director-General,
Kyoto University Institute for Advanced Study
Director, Institute for Integrated Cell-Material Sciences, Kyoto University

Shanhui Fan Presentation Movie

Shanhui Fan

Professor, Stanford University

Yoshinori Tokura Presentation Movie

Yoshinori Tokura

Director, RIKEN Center for Emergent Matter Science
Professor, The University of Tokyo

Hideo Ohno Presentation Movie

Hideo Ohno

Director, Professor, Research Institute of Electrical Communication, Tohoku University

Basic Sciences “Earth and Planetary Sciences, Astronomy and Astrophysics”

Asahiko Taira Presentation Movie

Asahiko Taira

President, Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC)

Tim Palmer Presentation Movie

Tim Palmer

Royal Society (350th Anniversary) Research Professor,
University of Oxford

Katsuji Koyama Presentation Movie

Katsuji Koyama

Professor Emeritus, Kyoto University

Arts and Philosophy “Theater, Cinema”

Oriza Hirata Presentation Movie

Oriza Hirata

Playwright, Director
Specially Appointed Professor, Center for the Study of CO Design, Osaka University

Shinichi Nakazawa Presentation Movie

Shinichi Nakazawa

Director, Institut pour la Science Sauvage, Meiji University

Kazuki Omori Presentation Movie

Kazuki Omori

Director, Writer
Professor, Osaka University of Arts

Yokozen Kabuki Presentation Movie

Yokozen Kabuki Children’s Workshop

Nagi Board of Education, Okayama Prefecture

3rd Kyoto University-Inamori Foundation Joint Kyoto Prize Symposium

Advanced Technology “Biotechnology and Medical Technology”

Atsushi Miyawaki Presentation Movie

Atsushi Miyawaki

Deputy Director, RIKEN Brain Science Institute
Laboratory Head, Laboratory for Cell Function Dynamics, RIKEN Brain Science Institute
Laboratory Head, Biotechnological Optics Research Team, RIKEN Center for Advanced Photonics

J. Craig Venter Presentation Movie

J. Craig Venter

Human Longevity, Inc.
J. Craig Venter Institute
Synthetic Genomics, Inc.

Emmanuelle Charpentier Presentation Movie

Emmanuelle Charpentier

Director, Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology
Professor, The Laboratory for Molecular Infection Medicine Sweden, Umeå University

Tasuku Honjo Presentation Movie

Tasuku Honjo

Professor, Kyoto University

Basic Sciences “Mathematical Sciences”

Christiane Rousseau Presentation Movie

Christiane Rousseau

Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics,
Centre de Recherches Mathématiques, University of Montreal

Shigefumi Mori Presentation Movie

Shigefumi Mori

Director-General, Distinguished Professor, The Kyoto University Institute for Advanced Study
Project Professor, Research Institute for Mathematical Sciences, Kyoto University

Toshikazu Sunada Presentation Movie

Toshikazu Sunada

Dean, School of Interdisciplinary Mathematical Sciences, Meiji University

Jeffrey C. Lagarias Presentation Movie

Jeffrey C. Lagarias

Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of Michigan

Arts and Philosophy “Arts”

ISHIUCHI Miyako Presentation Movie



Marina Gržinić Presentation Movie

Marina Gržinić

Research Advisor, The Institute of Philosophy of the Scientific Research Centre of the Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts
Professor, Academy of Fine Arts Vienna

Zofia Kulik Presentation Movie

Zofia Kulik  

Master of Art

2nd Kyoto University-Inamori Foundation Joint Kyoto Prize Symposium

Advanced Technology “Electronics”

Roel Baets Presentation Movie

Roel Baets

Professor, Ghent University
Professor, imec(Interuniversity Microelectronics Centre)

Hiroyuki Matsunami Presentation Movie

Hiroyuki Matsunami

Professor Emeritus, Kyoto University

Kyoko Kitamura Presentation Movie

Kyoko Kitamura(Young Scientist)

Full-time Lecturer, Institute for the Promotion of University Strategy, Global Excellence, Kyoto Institute of Technology

Basic Sciences “Biological Sciences”

Svante Pääbo Presentation Movie

Svante Pääbo

Professor, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology

Eske Willerslev Presentation Movie

Eske Willerslev

Professor, Director, University of Copenhagen
Professor, University of Cambridge

Satoshi Hirata Presentation Movie

Satoshi Hirata

Professor, Wildlife Research Center, Kyoto University

Arts and Philosophy “Music”

Masahiro Miwa Presentation Movie

Masahiro Miwa

Dean and Professor, IAMAS (Institute of Advanced Media Arts and Sciences)

Toshio Nakagawa Presentation Movie

Toshio Nakagawa

Vice -President, Japan Society for Contemporary Music
Executive Director, The Japan Federation of Composers Inc.
Lecturer, Ochanomizu University


Hermann Gottschewski Presentation Movie

Hermann Gottschewski

Professor, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, The University of Tokyo