November 27, 2016
[Co-hosted event] Association for Borderlands Studies Japan Chapter 1st ABSj Seminar
Time & Date: 14:00-17:00, November 27 (Sun), 2016
Venue: Hokkaido University Tokyo Office
(10F Sapia Tower, Marunouchi 1-7-12, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo)
Opening Remarks (by Naomi Chi, Chair of ABSj)
Session 1: Prospects and Challenges to Sino-Russian Relations (in English)
Speaker: Marcin Kaczmarski (SRC)
"Sino-Russian Mutual Support in Territorial Disputes: the cases of Crimia, and East and South China Seas"
Discussant: Akihiro Iwashita (Kyushu University)
Moderator: Ted Boyle (Kyushu University)
Session 2: Border Control and Immigration Policy in Japan (in Japanese)
Speaker: Hiroshi Kimizuka (Director of Adjudication Division, Immigration Bureau, Ministry of Justice)
"Challenges and Prospects to Japan's Immigration Control Administration: Focusing on Foreign Migrants and Refugee Issues"
Discussant: Junichi Akashi (Tsukuba University), Naomi Chi (Hokkaido University)
Moderator: Machiko Hachiya (Kyushu University)
Hosted by Association for Borderlands Studies (ABS) Japan Chapter
Eurasia Unit for Border Research (UBRJ), Slavic-Eurasian Research Center, Hokkaido University
NIHU Area Studies Project for Northeast Asia, Slavic-Eurasian Research Center, Hokkaido University
Center for Asia-Pacific Future Studies, Kyushu University
Borders in Globalization
Open to public, no prior registration necessary.
Contact: Naomi Chi (Public Policy School, Hokkaido University; Chair of ABSj)
n_chi[at]hops.hokudai.ac.jp ([at] should be changed to @)