BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.6283@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20200922T000000Z DTEND:20200922T000000Z DESCRIPTION:Rather than imitating the human form\, the artificial limbs des igned by&nbsp\;<strong>Shunji Yamanaka</strong>&nbsp\;are sleek and stream lined\, optimized for both peak functionality and aesthetic appeal. An awa rd-winning product designer\, Yamanaka has designed products ranging from Issey Miyake wristwatches to Japan&rsquo\;s SUICA/PASMO train-pass system. Yamanaka has brought this talent for design engineering to his next-gener ation prosthetic creations\, garnering the attention of world-class athlet es. At this live webinar\, Yamanaka\, founder and president of Leading Edg e Design and professor at the University of Tokyo\, reveals the cutting-ed ge technology behind his innovative prosthetics\, and discusses how good d esign can transform the potential of the human body.\n\n<a href="https://w ww.japansociety.org/event/artificial-elegance-japanese-prosthetics-for-wor ld-class-athletes" target="_blank">To register and for more information &g t\;&gt\;</a> SUMMARY:Artificial Elegance: Japanese Prosthetics for World-Class Athletes URL:/en/events/2020/09/22/artificial-elegance-japanese-prosthetics-for-worl / END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR