release date:2019.12.24

Special lecture: Dr. Akira Yoshino


Dr. Akira Yoshino, the 2019 Nobel Laureate in Chemistry, will deliver a special lecture on January 31, 2020, during Kyushu University Energy Week (January 27–31).

In this lecture, he will tell the story of the development of lithium-ion batteries and share his thoughts on achieving a sustainable society under the theme of "lithium-ion batteries and environmental problems."

Not only students, faculty and staff, but all are welcome to attend.

Kyushu University Energy Week
Chikushi Campus Symposium
Special lecture by Dr. Akira Yoshino, Nobel Laureate in Chemistry

Date: Friday, January 31, 2020
Time: 13:30–15:00 (Doors open at 13:00)
Place: Concert Hall, Shiiki Hall, Kyushu University Ito Campus

Please use public transportation when visiting the campus.
・JR Hakata Station/ Nishitetsu-Fukuoka Station→Nishitetsu Bus→Ito Campus
・Kyudai-Gakkentoshi Station→Showa bus→Ito Campus
Please get off the bus at "Big Orange" or "Central Library."

Language: Japanese with simultaneous interpretation on request

Organizers: Kyushu University Platform of Inter/Transdisciplinary Energy Research (Q-PIT), Research Center for Green Technology, Kyushu University Institute for Advanced Study

Registration Fee: Free*
*Advanced registration required (First-come, first-served basis. Registration may be closed before the deadline if registration limit reached.)

Registration Form

Registration will open at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, December 25.

Kyushu University Energy Week 2020


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