Oct 4, 2019
On November 11, the Ritsumeikan Center for Asia Pacific Studies (RCAPS) of the APU Research Office will host a “RCAPS Onigiri Seminar” organized by APU-APS Associate Professor JONES, Thomas E. At the seminar, Dr .GREEN, Ronda of Griffith University, will give a special talk entitled “Wildlife Tourism in the Asia-Pacific.”
Sep 27, 2019
We are pleased to inform you that we have completed “Summary of International Cooperation and Research Division (ICRD) and Ritsumeikan Center for Asia Pacific Studies (RCAPS) Activities in AY2018 (Report)” including the operational results for both the ICRD and RCAPS research support system.
Sep 3, 2019
On Wednesdays, October 16, 23, 30, the Oita City Industrial Development Plaza and APU-NEXT as an affiliated research center of the RCAPS will hold 3 seminars in total entitled “World’s Leading Companies: The Way of Learning for Global Niche Top Companies.”
To attend seminars, please register in advance by faxing or emailing the attached “Seminar Application Form” (below) to the Oita City Industrial Development Plaza.
Aug 21, 2019
On July 16 and July 19, RCAPS welcomed four Professors to deliver a RCAPS Seminar entitled “Emotional AI when machines feel.” Followings are the Professors’ names and titles.
Prof. MCSTAY Andy (Bangor University) “What is Emotional AI?”
Prof. BAKIR Vian (Bangor University) “Digital Disinformation & Emotional AI”
Prof. URQUHART Lachlan (Edinburgh University) “Regulating Smart Cities: AI & Urban Life”
Prof. MIRANDA Diana (Keele University) “Technology & Surveillance”
Jul 25, 2019
From July 20 (Sat) to July 21 (Sun), the Japan Society for Southeast Asian Studies Special Symposium was jointly held with the Research Center for Muslim Affairs as one of the APU’s 20th Anniversary events. Presentations were conducted on a range of topics by 6 researchers.