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Symposium "Japanese and Korean Women Mathematicians 2011"
--- Current Status and Prospect of Women Mathematicians in Japan and Korea ---

September 30, 2011, Shinshu University, Japan

Organizing Committee
Miyuki Koiso (Kyushu University, Japan)
Motoko Kotani (Tohoku University, Japan)
Noriko Hirata-Kohno (Nihon University, Japan)
Sponsored by the Mathematical Society of Japan (MSJ)
Program
16:00-16:05
Opening speech: Yoichi Miyaoka (President of the MSJ, The University of Tokyo, Japan)
16:05-16:30
Keynote speech I
"Current Status and Issues of Women Mathematicians in Korea"
Young Hee Kim (President of the Korean Women in Mathematical Sciences (KWMS), Chungbuk National University, Korea)
16:30-16:50
Keynote speech II
"An overview of Support Programs for Women Scientists in Japan"
Reiko Miyaoka (Chair of the Committee on Gender Equality of the MSJ, Tohoku University, Japan)
16:50-17:20
Panel Discussion
Young Hee Kim (President of the KWMS, Chungbuk National University, Korea)
Sun Young Jang (Former President of the KWMS, Ulsan University, Korea)
Keum JongHae (KIAS, Korea)
OhNam Kwon (Seoul National University, Korea)
Yasuo Morita (Former President of the MSJ, Tohoku University, Japan)
Motoko Kotani (Tohoku University, Japan)
Miyuki Koiso (Kyushu University, Japan)
17:20-17:25
Summary of the panel discussion:
Noriko Hirata-Kohno (Nihon University, Japan)
17:25-17:30
Closing speech:
Sun Young Jang (Former President of the KWMS, Ulsan University, Korea)