2019 Blue Planet Prize Commemorative Lectures ( The application is closed )

September 25, 2019

The Commemorative Lectures by the 2019 Blue Planet Prize winners will be held at the following time and place:


Part One 13:20 - 14:55

Scaling up solutions for sustainable land use
Prof. Eric Lambin
Coordinator M.D. Michiko Imai
Guest Professor, Tokyo University of Agriculture; Special Ambassador for Hyogo Prefectural College of Forest Management

Part Two 15:15 - 16:45

Environment and History
Prof. Jared Diamond
Coordinator Dr. Yoshihiro Hayashi
President/Director General, National Museum of Nature and Science, Japan
  • Admission:Free
  • Simultaneous translation between English and Japanese will be provided.

Lecture may also viewed on our web site around December.

Applications and Enquires

The application is closed because the capacity of venue has reached its maximum. Thank you very much for your interest.

Please make your reservation to each venue.

The Asahi Glass Foundation will appropriately manage all personal information you provide to us.
We only use your personal information to send you information from the Foundation, etc.,


Date & Time:December 12, 2019, 13:20 - 16:45 (Admittance from 12:50)

Place:Yasuda Auditorium at the University of Tokyo (7-3-1, Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, Japan)

If you wish to attend the lectures, please use the contact us form below.
Should the number of applications exceed the seating capacity, attendees may be chosen by lottery. If a lottery takes place, those who are not chosen will be informed of the result.

  • Contact us (Please choose 'Request for materials.')


Date & Time:December 14, 2019, 13:20 - 16:45 (Admittance from 12:50)

Place:Symposium Hall, International Science Innovation Building, Kyoto University (Yoshida-honmachi, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan)

If you wish to attend the lectures, please apply using the application form below.
Please send your application at the earliest opportunity because registration will close upon reaching capacity.

  • Application Form

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