Our sponsors & supporters

Organiser

This summer school programme is organised by the UCL-Japan Youth Challenge Committee.

Chair: Prof Shin-ichi Ohnuma, UCL Institute of Ophthalmology

Committee members (in alphabetical order by first name):

Dr Anawat Suppasri, Arisa Shimada, Ayato Yamazaki, Emiko Asagoshi, Prof Hidekazu Kurebayashi, Hideyuki Miyahara, Kaito Mizukoshi, Kentaro Kimura, Makoto Yoshida, Manaka Abe, Dr Masako Shimato, Dr Masashi Matsunaga, Dr Masazumi Tada, Dr Miwako Kitamura, Moeno Sugiyama, Momo Sakai, Nanako Takaba, Risa Hanai, Seitaro Taketani, Sumire Kaimori, Wataru Tage, Dr Yasu Takeuchi, Dr Yoshiyuki Yamamoto, Yu Hosomi, Yuta Nagano

The UCL-Japan Youth Challenge Committee are most grateful for our partners, collaborators, sponsors and supporters.

We would be unable to hold the UCL-Japan Youth Challenge summer school programme without their generous commitment.

Partners

UCL-Japan Youth Challenge is held

Japan Foundation
Rikkyo School in England
UK Japan Institute

Collaborators

UCL-Japan Youth Challenge is held

Shimizu Corporation

Shimizu Corporation

Corporate Slogan: Today’s Work, Tomorrow’s Heritage

Shimizu Corporation is a Japanese architectural, civil engineering and general contracting firm, established in 1804. It aims to be a company that achieves sustainable growth while contributing to the creation of safe and secure, comfortable living environments for people.

The company performs its work with integrity and a strong sense of responsibility. Shimizu takes pride in its work as contributing members of society, and as professionals, and the company knows that it must build works that will leave a tangible heritage to the next generation.

UCL Grand Challenges

UCL Grand Challenges

UCL Grand Challenges convenes cross-disciplinary collaborations to explore interconnected solutions to a range of societal issues.

UCL Grand Challenges brings researchers together from across UCL, setting the agenda for future research, while building bridges with external partners. The programme has become part of our university’s institutional fabric.

By investing in cross-disciplinary research, UCL Grand Challenge initiative is having a major impact on solving some of the world’s most pressing problems.

Sponsors & supporters

UCL-Japan Youth Challenge receives generous support through donations and gifts in kind from the following sponsors and supporters.

UCL-Japan Youth Challenge 2020

(Not applicable)

清水建設
Shimizu Corporation
Embassy of Japan in the UK
Embassy of Japan in the UK
JSPS London
UCL Grand Challenges
清水建設
Shimizu Corporation
Embassy of Japan in the UK
Embassy of Japan in the UK
JSPS London
UCL Grand Challenges
Shimizu Corporation
清水建設
The Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation
The Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation
Fukushima Prefecture
Kagoshima Prefecture
London Borough of Camden
Tohoku University
Tohoku University
Tohoku University International Research Institute of Disaster Science (IRIDeS)
Tohoku University International Research Institute of Disaster Science (IRIDeS)
Fukushima College
Daishichi Sake Brewery
Kashiwaya
Fukushima-15 Project
Mitoco Kawachi Corporation
Embassy of Japan in the UK
Embassy of Japan in the UK
JSPS London
UCL Grand Challenges
Shimizu Corporation
清水建設
Mitsubishi Electric Building Solutions Corporation
Mitsubishi Electric Building Solutions Corporation
The Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation
The Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation
The Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation
The Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation
Japan Association in the UK
Biospire
Biospire
Fukushima Prefecture
Fukushima-15 Project
Daishichi Sake Brewery
Kashiwaya
Apollo Gas
Apollo Gas
Kagoshima Prefecture
Tohoku University International Research Institute of Disaster Science (IRIDeS)
Tohoku University International Research Institute of Disaster Science (IRIDeS)
Mitoco Kawachi Corporation
The Japanese Women's Association in Great Britain
APRIO TECHNOLOGIES LIMITED
Ajinomoto Co., Inc.
Ajinomoto Co., Inc.
Sugoi Fusion
Clearspring
Sun Chlorella Corporation
Embassy of Japan in the UK
Embassy of Japan in the UK
JSPS London
UCL Grand Challenges

Find out more about supporting us

There are many ways to support the UCL-Japan Youth Challenge.

We are always on the lookout for possibilities and opportunities to welcome applicants from groups that are underrepresented.

Speak to us to find out more.

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