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November 3! Masuda Forum 2020 of the Association of Hyperdifferent Fields [Call for abstracts: Deadline: 10/23].

11月3日開催!超異分野学会 益田フォーラム2020 【発表演題募集中:10/23締切】

Liverness Corporation will host the Masuda Forum 2020 of the Association of Transdisciplinary Studies on November 3, 2020 (national holiday). (Forum website:https://hic.lne.st/conference/masuda2020/)

Since 2018, RIVANES has been promoting a new research project to solve local issues in the Masuda area, involving researchers from inside and outside the prefecture as well as enthusiastic local residents.

This year's forum, the third of its kind, will focus on four projects: "Health Tech Mall Demonstration Research," "Grazing Livestock Production in Abandoned Forest Land," "Agribusiness Utilizing Unused Resources," and "Marine Litter Drift Diagnosis Using Drones," which have been promoted so far, and will bring together new colleagues to accelerate research and development and We aim to build a sustainable, decentralized city.

We are now accepting applications for poster presentations and audience participation. We look forward to your participation.


Keynote speaker was "Drone Create Inc.
Mr. Toru Matsumoto, President and Representative Director" was selected!

Keynote Speaker.Drone Create Co. Mr. Toru Matsumoto, President and Representative Director, will be invited to talk about his efforts related to the development of the next generation using drones and his vision for future activities based in Masuda.

Keynote Speakers

Mr. Toru Matsumoto
President and Representative Director, Drone Create Inc.

Born in Sakaiminato City, Tottori Prefecture, Japan, in 1967.
In 1989, he joined Masuda Driving School Corporation (now Kogawa Planning Co., Ltd.). After serving as Director, Chief Operating Officer, President, and Chairman of the Board, in 2018, he became President and Representative Director of Drone Create, a joint venture established by Masuda Kosan Co. As vice president, he also plans and organizes various events to revitalize Masuda City.



Outline of the Forum

Conference Theme: Creating Masuda's Future with the Next Generation - Enlivening the Region through Cooperation in Medicine, Food, and Agriculture
Date & Time: Tuesday, November 3, 2020, 13:00 - 18:30
Venue: Shimane Arts Center Grantois (5-15 Ariake-cho, Masuda City, Shimane Prefecture, 698-0022)
Hosted by: LIVERNESS Co.
Cooperation: Masuda Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Program Contents

13:00 Opening Remarks
13:10 keynote speech
13:30 Session 1: Agribusiness where Local Resources Circulate
14:30 Session 2: Marine Debris Reduction Strategies Using Drones
15:30 Poster Session
16:30 Session 3: Creating Healthy People and Towns - Masuda Health Tech Project
17:30 Closing Session: The Potential of Masuda Expanded by Medical-Food-Agricultural Cooperation
18:00 Awards Ceremony and Closing


Poster abstracts and registration】 【Poster abstracts and registration

To register a poster abstract, please contactthis way (direction close to the speaker or towards the speaker)(Application deadline: Friday, October 23, 24:00)
To register as an auditorium attendeethis way (direction close to the speaker or towards the speaker)(Application deadline: Monday, November 2, 24:00)


For inquiries regarding this matter, please contact

Tokyo Head Office, LIVERNESS Co.
Iidabashi Miyuki Building 5F, 1-4 Shimomiyaibicho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 162-0822, Japan
TEL: 03-5227-4198 FAX: 03-5227-4199
E-Mail: [email protected]