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Awards Ceremony(October 18, 2017)



【Winners entering the ceremony hall】


【Introductory remarks】 
Mr. Kazuhiko Ishimura, Chairman of the Asahi Glass Foundation


【Introduction of Blue Planet Prize】

Dr. Hiroyuki Yoshikawa, Chairman of the Blue Planet Prize Presentation Committee


【Introduction of award winners】

Dr. Yoshihiro Hayashi, Chairman of the Blue Planet Prize Selection Committee

【Mini-biography video】
 Prof. Hans J. Schellnhuber      Prof. Gretchen C. Daily

 


【Presentation of awards】  
Prof. Hans J. Schellnhuber


【Presentation of awards】  
Prof. Gretchen C. Daily


【Felicitation】  
His Imperial Highness Prince Akishino


【Felicitation】   
・Mr. Shinzo Abe, The Prime Minister of Japan (Read by Mr. Toshihide Kasutani, Director-General, Economic and Industrial Policy Bureau Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry for P.M. Abe)
・His Excellency Dr. Hans Carl Freiherr Von Werthern Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Germany
・Mr. Joseph M. Young Chargé d’Affaires a.i. of the Embassy of the United States of America


【Acceptance speeches】
Prof. Hans J. Schellnhuber


【Acceptance speeches】
 
Prof. Gretchen C. Daily

 

Congratulatory Party(October 18, 2017)


Their Imperial Highnesses Prince and Princess Akishino,
Winners and their spouses, Chairman Ishimura and spouse



【Toast】 
Mr. Kazuhiko Ishimura, Chairman of the Asahi Glass Foundation

 

Commemorative Lectures(October 19, 2017)



【Introductory remarks】 
Mr. Kazuhiko Ishimura, Chairman of the Asahi Glass Foundation


【Lecture】  Prof. Hans J. Schellnhuber 
Out of the Ice, into the Fire?


【Questions and Answers】  Coordinated by Dr. Seita Emori, Leader of Low-Carbon Research Program, Center for Global Environmental Research, National Institute for Environmental Studies


【Lecture】  Prof. Gretchen C. Daily  
Harmonizing People and Nature


【Questions and Answers】  Coordinated by Prof. Takayuki Ohgushi, Emeritus Professor, Kyoto University