Date and Time: June 13&s_comma; 2011 14:30 - 15:30

Venue : Shirokane Hall&s_comma; IMSUT 東京大学医科学研究所
Speaker: Dr. Maoyen Chi&s_comma; CEO
Affiliation:Cold Spring Harbor Asia (CSH Asia)&s_comma; China
Seminar Title: “CSH Asia: An extension of a legend”
(Language) English
While reviewing the legendary history and the unique culture of the New York-based Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) and introducing the new arm of CSHL in the Asia Pacific&s_comma; i.e. CSH Asia&s_comma; the talk will focus on the essentiality of communication skills to junior Asian scientists by stories from Jim Watson&s_comma; Craig Venter&s_comma; Sydney Brenner&s_comma; etc. The talk will also emphasize the importance of timely integration for scientists in Japan&s_comma; Korea&s_comma; China and the rest of Asia in order to better competing in the ever-competitive world of science.

Sumiko Watanabe