About the Millennium Science Forum

About the Millennium Science Forum
Introduction by the Steering Committee
  Objectives: The Millennium Science Forum was established in March 1999 with the following objectives:-
1. Promote research in Condensed Matter Science in Japan. 2. Motivate young researchers in Condensed Matter Science. 3. Increase the scientific exchange between Japan and Britain.
  Activities:
The Millennium Science Forum is held annually at the Britain Embassy in Tokyo with distinguished Japanese and Britain speakers from the scientific community.
The Millennium Science Forum promotes the “*1 Sir Martin Wood Prize” which is awarded to a young researcher who has made an outstanding contribution in condensed matter science.
*1 Sir Martin Wood is the founder and Honorary President of Oxford Instruments plc, the scientific research equipment manufacturer that supports the prize.