Wednesday, September 28, 2022 - 20:00 to 21:00

Edelman Japan President and CEO Meghan Barstow presents highlights from Edelman’s Trust Barometer 2022 research highlighting Japan and contrasting it with the rest of the world.

NOTE: This session will be delivered in English and simultaneous interpretation will be provided in Japanese.


Tuesday, September 27, 2022 - 22:00 to Wednesday, September 28, 2022 - 00:30

Colonial scientific practices are embedded in current scientific research, policy, education, and outreach. It is therefore necessary to acknowledge and undo colonial structures and processes and change practices and mindsets within science and scientific communities. A keynote presentation and subsequent panel will address colonial scientific practices, the negative scientific developments that are caused by them, and how to move towards an inclusive science system, globally.


Tuesday, September 27, 2022 - 02:00 to 03:00

Along with OIST president Peter Gruss and assistant professor Paola Laurino, this session will engage participants and viewers in career questions and answers such as: “At the start of my career, am I better off seeking collaborations, avoiding them in the name of independence, or placing myself somewhere on a continuum between the two?”


Monday, September 26, 2022 - 22:00 to Tuesday, September 27, 2022 - 00:30

What is a “good” company, and how can it create the highest possible value for itself and each of its stakeholders?

NOTE: This session will be delivered in English and Japan via simultaneous interpretation.


Wednesday, September 21, 2022 - 21:00 to 22:00

Within the context of Japan, but also balanced against a global view, Dr. Gruss and The Japan Times reporter Tomoko Otake will discuss the importance of investing in research excellence for the benefit of humanity.


Tuesday, September 20, 2022 - 23:00 to Wednesday, September 21, 2022 - 00:30

Leadership mentor, teacher, and sustainability expert Betsy Reed will speak on the importance of engaging allies, advocates, and partners in the community. She will be interviewed by Heather Young, vice-president of communications at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology (OIST).


Tuesday, September 20, 2022 - 20:00 to 22:30

This presentation will share examples of ways Okinawans are addressing local carbon emissions, improving health, promoting employment and industry development, and improving the marine environment.

This session will be delivered in Japanese and simultaneous interpretation will be provided in English.


Saturday, July 9, 2022 - 14:00 to 16:00



Saturday, July 9, 2022 - 14:00 to 16:00

This fun and informative public lecture (English and Japanese), will give some insights to the public and high-school students, about the potential wonderous power of a Quantum Computer - what it might be capable of and what it might not be capable of. We will have a live demo of a Quantum Computer!


Tuesday, June 21, 2022 - 17:00

OISTxASJ エネルギーと気候の未来セミナーシリーズ 第二回


日時:  2022年6月21日(火)17:00 JST / 9:00 BST

基調講演:  デビッド・キング卿(ケンブリッジ大学 気候修復センター 創始者及び所長)

パネリスト:  有馬純氏(東京大学公共政策大学院 特任教授)

                  ピーター・グルース博士(沖縄科学技術大学院大学 学長)

司会:  イェスパー・コール氏(マネックスグループ・ジャパン グローバルアンバサダー)

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