17.3.2014 Seminar on Development of the Russian Arctic Areas

Welcome to a research seminar on :
Development of the Russian Arctic Areas
on Monday 17th of March, 2014 at the Aleksanteri Institute 2nd floor meeting room (Unioninkatu 33, Helsinki)

Programme

13:15 Opening Words
Professor, Deputy Director Markku Kangaspuro, Aleksanteri Institute, University of Helsinki
Ambassador of Japan to Finland, H.E. Mr. Kenji Shinoda.

13:30-13:45 Introduction of the Project from the Japanese Side, Shinichiro Tabata, Hokkaido University

13:45-14:45 Japan’s Approach to the Oil and Gas Development of the Arctic Region, Masumi Motomura, JOGMEC

14:45-15:00 Coffee break

15:00-15:50 Russian Perspectives on Arctic Energy, Veli-Pekka Tynkkynen, Aleksanteri Institute, University of Helsinki

15:50-16:40 International Politics of the Arctic Regional Cooperation: Continuity and Discontinuity between the Cold War Period and the 1990s, Fujio Ohnishi, Nihon University

16:40 Closing

For more information, please contact Veli-Pekka Tynkkynen (veli-pekka . tynkkynen [at] helsinki . fi)