Third Session of the Owada Chair

January 12, 2024


Type Lecture
Intended for General public / Enrolled students / Academic and Administrative Staff
Date(s) January 16, 2024 18:00 — January 17, 2024 22:45
Location In-person and online,Other campuses/off-campus
Venue Leiden University (Portions of the program distributed online)
Entrance Fee No charge
Registration Method No advance registration required

Prior registration for viewing is not required.


Third Session of the Owada Chair


The third session of the Owada Chair will be held at Leiden University, the Netherlands on Tuesday, 16 January and Wednesday, 17 January, 2024 on the theme of "Human Rights and Global Diversity". 

Please visit the following website for details:

Tuesday, 16 January, 18:00-20:00 (JST) Opening and Keynote Lecture

The opening events, including a lecture by Prof. Hisashi Owada and the keynote lecture by Professor Obiora Chinedu Okafor, Johns Hopkins University will be available publicly through live streaming. A video frame for viewing will appear on the day of the lecture in the above-mentioned website. 
Prior registration for viewing is not required.

Day 1: Tuesday, 16 January
18:00-20:00 (JST) Opening and keynote lecture (livestream)
22:00-24:00 (JST) Debate of the keynote lecture (Online available)

Moderator: Professor Hisashi Owada
Respondent: Professor Obiora Chinedu Okafor
Day 2: Wednesday, 17 January
17:00-18:00 (JST) Meeting Professor Okafor over breakfast (In-person participation only)
18:00-20:00 (JST) Roundtable 'Human Rights and Global Diversity' (Online available)

Moderator: Professor Atsuko Kawakita
21:00-22:45 (JST) PhD Workshop (In-person participation only)

Moderator: Dr Mamadou Hébié

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