Seminar & Symposium/Entrance Exam info


Business Seminar


Speaker: Junichi Sugahara (Director and Executive Officer, Spiber Inc.)

Title: Proteins: The next generation of industrial materials





Date&Time: 29 Nov.(Thu.) 2018, 14:30-16:00

Venue: General Research Building, Oe campus



There are many protein materials including spider’s thread that are valuable to business industry and those materials are desired to be on the market to achieve recycling-based society. No doubt recent technological innovation in biotechnology has allowed us to discover those materials and achieve the significant reduction of production cost. The fusion of robotics and information technology and biological experiment may help us reproduce material evolution made by organisms for the last few hundred million years in an incredibly short time in the lab. The seminar will introduce our company’s business and discuss the future protein materials could bring about.





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