Census of Marine Life to be Featured During The 2011 International Cosmos Prize Commemorative Lecture
This symposium is held to commemorate the 2011 Cosmos Prize winner, The Scientific Steering Committee (SSC) of the Census of Marine Life (CoML).
Dr. Ian Poiner, chairperson of the committee will deliver a lecture themed “The achievement and the future of the Census of Marine Life”.
After the lecture, members of the Census of Marine Life and a member of the screening committee of the Cosmos Prize discuss the world of the Census of Marine Life. The event will be held on October 22, 2011 from 1:30-4:30pm at the UN University Headquarters in Tokyo, Japan. For More information, please see http://isp.unu.edu/events/2011/international-cosmos-prize-commemorative-lecture.html.
|13:00 – 13:35||Opening|
|13:35 – 14:35||Commemorative Lecture “The Achievements and the future of the Census of Common Life”
2011 International Cosmos Prizewinner
|14:50 – 16:30||Symposium “The World of CoML”
Mr. Jesse Ausubel, Co-Founder, SSC of CoML, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, adjunct scientist
Dr. Katsunori Fujikura, Representative, National and Regional Implementation Committees, Japan, CoML
Dr. Kazuhiko Takeuchi, Member of International Cosmos Prize Screening Committee of Experts
*Simultaneous interpretation in English and Japanese will be provided.