2017 Blue Planet Prize Commemorative Lectures

August 06, 2017

The Commemorative Lectures by the 2017Blue Planet Prize winners will be held at the following time and place:

Date & Time:October 19, 2017, 13:20 - 16:45 (Admittance from 12:50)

Place:U Tant International Conference Hall at the United Nations University (5-53-70, Jingumae, Shibuyak-ku, Tokyo, Japan)


200 people will be admitted to this lecture. Should applications exceed this number a selection will be made by lottery.


Part One 13:20 - 14:55

Prof. Hans J. Schellnhuber
Coordinator Dr. Seita Emori
Leader of Low-Carbon Research Program, Center for Global Environmental Research, National Institute for Environmental Studies

Part Two 15:15 - 16:45

Prof. Gretchen C. Daily
Coodinator Prof. Takayuki Ohgushi
Emeritus Professor, Kyoto University
  • Simultaneous translation between English and Japanese will be provided.

Applications and Enquires

Please use the contact us form below.

  • Application dedline: September 13, 2017

200 entrants will be selected and notified by an invitation postcard around September 27.
(Due to the security system of the United Nations University, applicants those received their tickets must bring them to enter. )
The information provided by applicants will be used only for sending the invitation.

Lecture may also viewed on our web site around December.

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