Lord Martin Rees: about exoplanets, life outside earth, eco-threats and existential risks. 31 July 2020

Friday 31 July 2020 Trinity in Japan: discussion with Lord Martin Rees

Friday 31 July 2020 at 7pm in central Tokyo: video discussion with Lord Martin Rees All Trinity members – Fellows, Past Fellows, students, alumni very welcome On Friday 31 July 2020 at 7pm we will meet in central Tokyo. Lord Martin Rees, former Master of Trinity, has very generously agreed to hold a video discussion… Continue reading Lord Martin Rees: about exoplanets, life outside earth, eco-threats and existential risks. 31 July 2020

Simon Denyer shares Pulitzer Prize for a groundbreaking series of articles on global warming

Simon Denyer

Simon Denyer shares Pulitzer Prize “for a groundbreaking series that showed with scientific clarity the dire effects of extreme temperatures on the planet” by: Gerhard Fasol Simon Denyer (1984) is part of the team of journalists who wrote a series of articles for which Staff of The Washington Post was awarded the 2020 Pulitzer Prize… Continue reading Simon Denyer shares Pulitzer Prize for a groundbreaking series of articles on global warming

Physics Nobel Prize 2019 for Trinity Fellow Didier Queloz

Didier Queloz (Nobel Prize 2019, Fellow of Trinity College Cambridge). Source: https://www.eso.org/public/images/ann12010a/ Author L. Weinstein/Ciel et Espace Photos / Permission: This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribute 4.0 International. Attribution: ESO

Trinity Fellow Didier Queloz was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics 2019 “for the discovery of an exoplanet orbiting a solar-type star” Didier Queloz worked with his PhD supervisor Michel Mayor – who shares the 2019 Physics Nobel Prize with Didier Queloz and Jim Peebles. Mayor had developed the COREVAL photoelectric Doppler spectrometer to measure… Continue reading Physics Nobel Prize 2019 for Trinity Fellow Didier Queloz

12 April 2020 Butler House reunion online

Butler House Reunion 12 April 2020

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Ken Shibata 柴田賢 (Trinity 1960) in memory

Ken Shibata (Trinity 1960), Lord Martin Rees and Gerhard Fasol (Right to left) at the Japan Academy of Science

Very sad to let you know that our founding member and steering committee member Ken Shibata (Trinity 1960) passed away on 28 February 2020. Ken Shibata graduated 1955 from Nagoya University’s Department of Earth Science, and in November 1956 he joined the Geological Survey of Japan. In 1993 he joined the Faculty of Science of… Continue reading Ken Shibata 柴田賢 (Trinity 1960) in memory

John MacGinnis on excavating a provincial capital of the Assyrian Empire, introduced by Chikako Watanabe. 23 March 2020 [online]

Dr John MacGinnis, Research Fellow, University of Cambridge McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research Curator, Middle East Department, British Museum

John MacGinnis: “excavating a provincial capital of the Assyrian Empire”. Introduction by Chikako Watanabe With deep apologies, this meeting has been cancelled because of the current health situation Trinity in Japan history and archaeology festival: John MacGinnis (Trinity 1982) will talk on “excavating a provincial capital of the Assyrian Empire” On Monday 23 March 2020… Continue reading John MacGinnis on excavating a provincial capital of the Assyrian Empire, introduced by Chikako Watanabe. 23 March 2020 [online]

21 February 2020 meeting

Trinity in Japan 21 February 2020

All Trinity members – Fellows, Past Fellows, students, alumni very welcome Friday 21 February 2020 at 7pm in central Tokyo On Friday 21 February 2020 at 7pm we will meet in central Tokyo. 7pm – 9:30pm dinner after 9:30pm – nijikai drinks nearby Cost of this meeting will be YEN 5000. We will meet in… Continue reading 21 February 2020 meeting

24 January 2020 shinnenkai / New Year meeting

Trinity in Japan New Year Party

Trinity in Japan shinnenkai / New Year meeting All Trinity members – Fellows, Past Fellows, students, alumni very welcome On Friday 24 January 2020 at 7pm we will hold our Trinity in Japan shinnenkai New Year dinner meeting. Location: in central Tokyo. 7pm – 9:30pm kaiseki (Japanese banquet) dinner after 9:30pm – nijikai drinks nearby… Continue reading 24 January 2020 shinnenkai / New Year meeting

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18 December 2019 bonenkai / Christmas, year end meeting with Ambassador Ra

18 December 2019 Trinity in Japan bonenkai / Christmas, year end meeting with Ambassador Ra

Trinity in Japan Christmas, Year End and bonenkai meeting All Trinity members – Fellows, Past Fellows, students, alumni welcome On Wednesday 18 December 2019 at 7pm we will hold our Trinity in Japan ‘forget the year’ bonenkai dinner meeting. Ambassador Ra, who served as South Korean Ambassador to the UK and to Japan will join… Continue reading 18 December 2019 bonenkai / Christmas, year end meeting with Ambassador Ra

His Honour Witold Pawlak, Circuit Judge: ‘The view from the Bench’ – joint with MIT Sloan alumni. 28 Nov 2019

28 November 2019, His Honour Witold Pawlak, Circuit Judge: 'The view from the Bench' - joint with MIT Sloan alumni

‘The view from the Bench’ His Honour Witold Pawlak (Trinity 1966) will speak to us about his experience as Circuit Judge at Wood Green Crown Court (appointed 2004) On Thursday 28 November 2019 at 7pm His Honour Witold Pawlak will visit us from the UK, and will talk to us about his unique insights into… Continue reading His Honour Witold Pawlak, Circuit Judge: ‘The view from the Bench’ – joint with MIT Sloan alumni. 28 Nov 2019

Wolfgang Ungerer (1990) on the future of the automotive industries. Rugby World Cup special. 18 Oct 2019

18 October 2019 Trinity in Japan Rugby World Cup special and talk by Wolfgang Ungerer on the future of the automotive industries

All Fellows or members of Trinity College (Cambridge University) living in or visiting Tokyo are very welcome 18 October 2019 7pm Rugby World Cup special in Tokyo Will meet on Friday 18 October 2019 at 7pm in central Tokyo for our Rugby World Cup special. Wolfgang Ungerer (1990) – who has worked for many years… Continue reading Wolfgang Ungerer (1990) on the future of the automotive industries. Rugby World Cup special. 18 Oct 2019

The Revd Dr Michael Banner: ‘The rise (and fall?) of humanitarianism’. 1 Oct 2019

1 October 2019 event with The Revd Dr Michael Banner: ‘The rise (and fall?) of humanitarianism’.

‘The rise (and fall?) of humanitarianism’, Revd Dr Michael Banner (in Tokyo) The Revd Dr Michael Banner… “one of the brightest and most interesting young people doing ethics on the scene today” The Revd Dr Michael Banner will join us on Tuesday 1 October 2019 6pm for a special event in central Tokyo. 6pm –… Continue reading The Revd Dr Michael Banner: ‘The rise (and fall?) of humanitarianism’. 1 Oct 2019

29 September 2019 – Meeting Mike Tehranchi, Trinity College Fellow and Director of Studies in Mathematics

Meeting Mike Tehranchi, Trinity College Fellow and Director of Studies in Mathematics

Meeting on 29 September 2019 with Mike Tehranchi, University Lecturer, Statistical Laboratory, and Trinity Fellow and Director of Studies in Mathematics. Mike Tehranchi visited Tokyo for a series of lectures at the Tokyo Metropolitan University TMO Workshop on Finance https://www.biz.tmu.ac.jp/quantitative-finance/workshop/tmu2019/ and the Marunouchi Quantitative Finance Seminar https://www.biz.tmu.ac.jp/quantitative-finance/qf_seminar/

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17 September 2019 – Meeting Professor Mikael Adolphson

Mikael Adolphson (r) and Gerhard Fasol (l)

Mikael Adolphson, Fellow and AMES Director of Studies at Trinity, Keidanren Professor of Japanese Studies at Cambridge University Dinner meeting with Professor Mikael Adolphson on Tuesday 17 September 2019 in Tokyo/Shinagawa.

21 Cambridge University PhD students and researchers in nanotechnology. 16 Sept 2019

International Nanotechnology Symposium: 21 University of Cambridge nanotechnology researchers in Tokyo meeting Japanese companies, 16 September 2019

21 University of Cambridge nanotechnology researchers in Tokyo 日本語版 日本語版 International Nanotechnology Symposium in Tokyo 21 University of Cambridge nanotechnology researchers in Tokyo meeting Japanese corporations Monday 16 September 2019 15:00-21:00 in Tokyo Chair and responsible: Gerhard Fasol Purpose of the International Nanotechnology Symposium in Tokyo Exchange of views on results and future development of… Continue reading 21 Cambridge University PhD students and researchers in nanotechnology. 16 Sept 2019

30 August 2019 meeting with Professor Dominic Lieven, Trinity Honorary Fellow and Emeritus Fellow

Trinity College Cambridge Japan 30 August 2019 meeting with Professor Dominic Lieven, Trinity Honorary Fellow and Emeritus Fellow

All Fellows or members of Trinity College (Cambridge University) living in or visiting Tokyo are very welcome Will meet on Friday 30 August 2019 at 7pm in central Tokyo. Professor Dominic Lieven, Honorary Fellow and Emeritus Fellow of Trinity and one of the most eminent Russian and European historians is planning to join. The charge… Continue reading 30 August 2019 meeting with Professor Dominic Lieven, Trinity Honorary Fellow and Emeritus Fellow

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Trinity in Japan meeting Friday 26 July 2019 at 7pm in Tokyo with Professor Dominic Lieven

Trinity in Japan 26 July 2019

All Fellows or members of Trinity College (Cambridge University) living in or visiting Tokyo are very welcome Will meet on Friday 26 July 2019 at 7pm in central Tokyo. The charge is YEN 10,000 (prepaid before Friday 19 July 2019) for kaiseki dinner and two hours of unlimited drinks from a fixed menu. All Fellows… Continue reading Trinity in Japan meeting Friday 26 July 2019 at 7pm in Tokyo with Professor Dominic Lieven

Trinity in Japan meeting Friday 28 June 2019 at 7pm in Tokyo

Trinity in Japan meeting Friday 28 June 2019 in Tokyo

All Fellows or members of Trinity College (Cambridge University) living in or visiting Tokyo are very welcome Will meet on Friday 28 June 2019 at 7pm in central Tokyo. The charge is YEN 10,000 (prepaid before Friday 21 June 2019) for kaiseki dinner and two hours of unlimited drinks from a fixed menu. All Fellows… Continue reading Trinity in Japan meeting Friday 28 June 2019 at 7pm in Tokyo

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Trinity in Japan meeting Thursday 4 April 2019 at 7pm in Tokyo with Professor Dominic Lieven

Trinity in Japan meeting Thursday 4 April 2019 at 7pm in Tokyo with Professor Dominic Lieven

All Fellows or members of Trinity College (Cambridge University) living in or visiting Tokyo are very welcome Will meet on Thursday 4 April 2019 at 7pm in central Tokyo. The charge is YEN 10,000 (prepaid before Friday 29 March 2019) for kaiseki dinner and two hours of unlimited drinks from a fixed menu. All Fellows… Continue reading Trinity in Japan meeting Thursday 4 April 2019 at 7pm in Tokyo with Professor Dominic Lieven

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Japan’s corporate governance reforms: Joint event with the alumni of HEC, École Polytechnique, Sciences Po, Edhec, Essec and Trinity College/Cambridge University. Thursday 7 March 2019 in Tokyo

Japan’s corporate governance reforms: Joint event with the alumni of HEC, École Polytechnique, Sciences Po, Edhec, Essec and Trinity College/Cambridge University. Thursday 7 March 2019 in Tokyo

Japan’s corporate governance reforms joint event with the alumni organizations of HEC, École Polytechnique, Sciences Po, Edhec, Essec and Trinity College/ Cambridge University. Thursday 7 March 2019 19:00 in Tokyo On Thursday 7 March 2019 we will have a joint event by the alumni organizations of several French Grandes Écoles, HEC, École Polytechnique, Sciences Po,… Continue reading Japan’s corporate governance reforms: Joint event with the alumni of HEC, École Polytechnique, Sciences Po, Edhec, Essec and Trinity College/Cambridge University. Thursday 7 March 2019 in Tokyo