Conference Outline

Friday, June 8, 2018

08:45-09:30 Conference Registration & Morning Coffee

09:30-10:00 Announcements, Welcome Addresses & Recognition of IAFOR Scholarship Winners

10:00-10:30 Featured Panel Presentation
Health Across the Lifecourse
James W. McNally, University of Michigan, USA & NACDA Program on Aging
Hiroshi Ishida, University of Tokyo, Japan
Megumi Rosenberg, World Health Organization (WHO), Japan

10:35-11:05 Featured Presentation
Towards a Universal Standard of Value through Blockchain
Philip Sugai, Doshisha Business School, Japan

11:10-11:40 Keynote Presentation
Surviving and Thriving: In Pursuit of a Sustainable World – A Unique and Personal Reflection
Lowell Sheppard, HOPE International Development Agency, Japan

11:40-11:55 IAFOR Documentary Photography Award | 2017 Winners Screening

11:55-12:05 Conference Photograph

12:05-13:45 Lunch Break | Mame no Hatake

13:45-14:45 Featured Workshop
What you see and What you do
Will Baber, Kyoto University Graduate School of Management, Japan

14:50-15:50 Featured Workshop
Locating Data for Research: Data Collections and Resources for Thesis Writing, Teaching, and Grant Development for the Social Sciences and the Environment
James W. McNally, University of Michigan, USA & NACDA Program on Aging
Kathryn M. Lavender, NACDA Program on Aging, USA

15:55-16:55 Conference Poster Session & Coffee Break

17:00-18:30: Conference Welcome Reception


Saturday, June 9, 2018

08:30-09:00 Coffee, Tea and Pastries

09:00-11:00 Parallel Session I

11:00-11:15 Coffee Break

11:15-12:45 Parallel Session II

12:45-13:45 Lunch Break | Mame no Hatake

13:45-15:45 Parallel Session II

15:45-16:00 Coffee Break

16:00-18:00 Parallel Session IV

18:00-21:00: Official Conference Dinner (optional extra)


Sunday, June 10, 2018

08:45-09:15 Coffee, Tea and Pastries

09:15-10:45 Parallel Session I

10:45-11:00 Coffee Break

11:00-12:30 Parallel Session II

12:30-13:30 Lunch Break | Mame no Hatake

13:30-15:00 Parallel Session III

15:00-15:15 Coffee Break

15:15-16:45 Parallel Session IV

16:45-17:00 Conference Closing Address


Monday, June 11, 2018

08:00-18:00: Post-Conference Tour of Kyoto (optional extra).


The draft version of the Conference Programme will be available online on May 02, 2018. All registered delegates will be notified of this publication by email.

The above schedule may be subject to change.