Kazuo Shiokawa (director of CICR) was elected as the SCOSTEP President
During the SCOSTEP General Council Meeting held in July 13, 2019 in Montreal, Canada, Prof. Kazuo Shiokawa (director of CICR) was elected as the SCOSTEP President for the next four years. The SCOSTEP (The Scientific Committee on Solar Terrestrial Physics) is an interdisciplinary body of the International Council for Science (ICSU, currently ISC). SCOSTEP runs international interdisciplinary scientific programs and promotes solar-terrestrial physics research by providing the necessary scientific framework for international collaboration and dissemination of the derived scientific knowledge in collaboration with other ICSU bodies. SCOSTEP is a permanent observer at the United Nations Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (UNCOPUOS).
Prof. Kazuo Shiokawa at the inauguration statement.