Mystery of Mind and Body International Forum

August 19th, 2002

Theme 1 - Complementary, Alternative & Traditional Medicine and Human
Theme 2 - Wonder of Mind and Body

Date: August 24th (Saturday), 2002
9:00 AM - 6:10 PM (Qigong Execise: 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM)

Place: Reception Hall NAGISA, on the second floor of OVTA (Overseas Vocational Training Association)
Makuhari, Chiba (near Tokyo), Japan
Address: 1-1, HIBINO, MIHAMA-KU, CHIBA-CITY 261-0021 JAPAN
TEL: 043-276-0211 FAX: 043-276-7280

  • Language: English and Japanese with Translation.
  • Registration Fee: 5,000 Japanese Yen. (Excluding Options)
    * Prior reservation is needed. Please contact the Forum Office.
  • TimeContents
    7:00 - 8:00ExerciseQigong (Instructor: Ryoichi OBITSU)

    9:00 - 11:45
    Opening AddressMikio YAMAMOTO
    Forum Coordinator. Chairman of the Board of Directors of ISLIS
    Opening Remark by Representative of OrganizersYosaku HASEGAWA
    Forum Co-coordinator. Senior Exective Director, President, The Institute for Future Technology, Japan
    Speeches by guests of honor
    Awarding CeremonyRobert L. Morris (Chair of Parapsychology, Koestler Parapsychology Unit, Department of Psychology, University of Edinburgh, UK)
    Yoshihiro UEDA (Professor, department of Physiology, Kansai College of Oriental Medicine, Japan)
    Yoshio MACHI (Professor, Department of Electronic Engineering, Tokyo Denki University, Japan)
    Keynote LectureIntegrative Medicine - Towards to the 21st Century -
    Kazuhiko ATSUMI
    Member of Science Council of Japan. Professor Emeritus, University of Tokyo, Japan. President, Japanese Association for Alternative, Complementary and Traditional Medicine (JACT), Japan.
    DemonstrationAlter-life Regimen Qigong by Chao LIU et al. (supported by JACT, Altyer-life Regimen qigong master class)
    Keynote LectureComplementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM): Using Ichiro's Batting as an Analogy
    Ryoichi OBITSU
    President Emeritus, Obitsu Sankei Hospital, Japan
    Invited Special LectureMind/Body Relationship in Total Healing
    Sae-il CHUN
    Dean, Graduate School of Complementary Alternative Medicine, Pochon CHA University, South Korea
    (During Lunch Time)
    12:30 - 13:00
    Invited Special Lecture
    (Video Lecture)
    Mental and Spiritual Healing: A Critical Review of the Science
    Dr. Wayne B. JONAS 1, M.D., Cindy CRAWFORD 2, B.S. and Ronald A. CHEZ 3, M.D.
    1 Director, 2 Research Assistant, 3 Deputy Director, Samueli Institute for Information Biology, USA
    (1 Former Director, National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) of the National Institute of Health (NIH), USA)
    Keynote LectureAre there any effects other than suggestion in external Qi?
    Mikio YAMAMOTO
    Head of Special Research, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Japan
    Keynote LectureNew Paradigm in the 21st Century
    Yoichiro SAKO
    Director, International Society of Life Information Science, Japan
    Keynote LecturePhysiological Analysis for Consciousness Power (Non-visible Recognition and Pill Moving through Glass Bottle without any Physical touch)
    Yoshio MACHI 1 and Chao LIU 2, Chang WANG and Bin WANG
    1 Professor, Tokyo Denki University, Japan
    Invited Special LectureThe Koestler Parapsychology Unit and the Study of Consciousness
    Robert L. MORRIS
    Professor, University of Edinburgh, UK
    Invited Special LectureThe Present Conditions and the Prospects of Somatic Research in China
    Lanxu XU
    President, Chinese Society of Somatic Science, China
    Panel DiscussionFrontier Perspective of Human Ability
    Panel discussion with special invited lecturers.
    DemonstrationsMartial-arts Qigong (Chang Chia Chuan) by Mieko MATSUMOTO (Pia Chinese Qigong-chiropractic Academy)
    Shintaido by Hiroyuki AOKI (Shintaido Kyokai) et al.

    "Forum Office" of this forum is at the International Research Institute (IRI)

    Postal Address
    Forum Office, IRI,
    c/o Yamamoto Bio-Emission Laboratory,
    National Institute of Radiological Sciences (NIRS),
    9-1, Anagawa 4, Inage-ku, Chiba-shi 263-8555 Japan
    Phone: +81-43-206-3066
    Fax: +81-43-206-3069

  • This forum will be held as a part of Human PSI Forum (August 22nd - 27th, 2002), and for civilians.

  • Registration Form: [PDF file / MS-Word file] (The same as the form for Human PSI Forum)

  • Map & Access

  • The details of Program of Human PSI Forum

  • Sponsors:
    International Society of Life Information Science (ISLIS)
    The Institute for Future Technology
    Samueli Institute for Information Biology, USA
    International Research Institute (IRI)
    Subsidiary Organization:
    The Japan Foundation

    Supporting Societies and Orgnizations:
    Japanese Association for Alternative, Complementary and Traditional Medicine (JACT)
    Japanese Society for Integrative Medicine (JIM)
    Japan Holistic Medical Society (JHMS)
    Japanese Scoiety for Parapsychology (JSPP)
    The Society for Mind-Body Science (SMBS)
    Japan Institute of Hypnosis (JIH)
    The Japan Pre-Symptomatic Medical System Society
    Japan Dental Society of Oriental Medicine (JDSOM)
    Japan Science and Techonlogy Corporation (JST)
    Chiba City
    Chiba Convention Bureau - International Center (CCB-IC)

    Human PSI Forum
    "Human Potential Science" International Forum
    - Physical and Physiological Approach -
    Joint with
    "Mystery of Mind and Body" International Forum
    The Fourteenth Symposium on Life Information Science (International Version)

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