Organizing Committee

Nagahiro Minato (Executive Vice-President for Research, Planning, and Hospital Administration, Kyoto University)

Kayo Inaba (Executive Vice-President for Gender Equality, International Affairs, and Public Relations, Kyoto University)

Sandra A. Brown (Vice Chancellor of Research, UC San Diego)

Paul K. L. Yu (Provost, Revelle College, UC San Diego)

David R. Vera (Director, Molecular Imaging, Department of Radiology, UC San Diego)

Miwako Waga (Director, International Outreach, Office of Research Affairs, UC San Diego)

Program Committee

Nagahiro Minato (Executive Vice- President for Research, Planning, and Hospital Administration, Kyoto University)

Makoto Kato-Azuma (Director, University Research Administration Office South West Yoshida Campus, Kyoto University)

David R. Vera (Director, Molecular Imaging, Department of Radiology, UC San Diego)

Martin Marsala (Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine)

Jennifer Braswell (Executive Director, Sanford Stem Cell Clinical Center, UC San Diego)

Michelle L. Hermes (Director, International Affairs, Office of Research Affairs, UC San Diego)

Izumi Yoshioka (University Research Administration Office, Kyoto University)

Breakout Session Steering Committees

Regenerative Medicine & Biology

Lawrence S. Goldstein (Scientific Director, Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine)

Catriona H. Jamieson (Chief, Division of Regenerative Medicine, UC San Diego)

Martin Marsala (Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine)

Jun Takahashi (Deputy Director, Center for iPS Cell Research and Application)

Cancer & Drug Development

Scott Lippman (Director, Moores Cancer Center, UC San Diego)

James McKerrow (Dean, Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences)

Masakazu Toi (Department of Breast Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University)

David R. Vera (Director, Molecular Imaging, Department of Radiology, UC San Diego)

Tomoko Hayashi (Moores Cancer Center, UC San Diego)

Advanced Energy Research

Farhat Beg (Director, Center for Energy Research, UC San Diego)

Satoshi Konishi (Institute of Advanced Energy, Kyoto University)

Carlos Coimbra (Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, UC San Diego)

Sasha Sachiko Yoshioka (University Research Administration Office, Kyoto University)