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Transmitting the Experiences of Hiroshima & Nagasaki to Future Generations

December 7, 2013 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Free

International Symposium on December 7, 2013: 13:00-17:00

The Hiroshima Peace Institute will hold an international symposium under the theme “Transmitting the Experiences of Hiroshima & Nagasaki to Future Generations” co-hosted by the Chugoku Shimbun and the Research Center for Nuclear Weapons Abolition, Nagasaki University.

Presentations in English and Japanese: Simultaneous interpretation equipment is available at the venue.

Venue: Himawari room, B2, Hiroshima International Conference Center (Next to the Hiroshima Memorial Museum in Peace Park).

The Symposium is free of charge and seating is offered on a first-come, first-serve basis. The auditorium seats 450 people and the doors will open at 12:30 p.m.

Keynote Speaker: Atsuko Hayakawa (Professor, Tsuda College).

Panelists: Yves Kamuronsi (Deputy Director, Kigali Genocide Memorial Centre, Rwanda) , Takeshi Nakatani (Licensed Guide, Memorial and Museum, Auschwitz-Birkenau (Poland),  Sophearum Chey, Vice Chief, Tuol Sleng Museum (Cambodia).

Presenters: Kenji Shiga (Director, Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum), Akira Tashiro (Executive Director, Hiroshima Peace Media Center, The Chugoku Shimbun) , Keiko Nakamura (Associate Professor, Research Center for Nuclear Weapons Abolition, Nagasaki University),  Kazumi Mizumoto (Vice-President / Professor, Hiroshima Peace Institute, Hiroshima City University).

Moderators: Robert Jacobs (Associate Professor, Hiroshima Peace Institute, Hiroshima City University), Hitoshi Nagai (Associate Professor, Hiroshima Peace Institute, Hiroshima City University)

For enquiries, please contact Hiroshima Peace Institute, Hiroshima City University by email.
E-mail: [email protected]

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Details

Date:
December 7, 2013
Time:
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free

Venue

Hiroshima International Conference Center
1-5 Nakajima-cho, Naka-ku
Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima-ken 730-0811 Japan
Phone:
082-242-7777
Website:
http://www.pcf.city.hiroshima.jp/icch/english.html