Collaborative Experimental Design and Analytics (CEDA) 2020

Program outline

1) Main Components

  • Modeling & Analytics Workshop
  • Statistics Workshop
  • Group Discussion - Lab Plan, Experimental Design
  • Laboratory
  • Laboratory Orientation
  • Laboratory Group
  • Team Data Analysis
  • Team Project Presentation

2) Science Career Development

For detail of CEDA2020 program, click here.



David Van Vactor (OIST/Harvard Medical School)

Ichiro Maruyama (OIST)

Hiroshi Kohsaka (The University of Tokyo)

Elizabeth McNeill (Iowa State University)



Mason Klein (University of Miami)

Marion Silies (European Neuroscience Institute/Johannes-Gutenberg Universität Mainz)

Aakanksha Singhvi (Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center/University of Washington)


Workshop Information

Location:                      Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University

                     Onna, Okinawa, Japan

Date:                            March 2 - 10, 2020

Eligibility:                    Any STEM student currently enrolled in a bachelor's or master's program

Coures Capacity:       16 prticipants

Support by OIST:       OIST will provide lodging, meals and travel fellowship


How to Apply for CEDA workshop

    1) Fill out Application form.

    2) Upload following documents in PDF format 

  • Personal Justification Essay
  • Curriculum Vitae

    3) Information about Reference

  • Name of Person
  • Title (i.e. Professor, etc.)
  • Name of Institution
  • Contact Information (Email Address)

Application Deadline:     November 15, 2019   December 22, 2019


Acceptance Notification:We will notify the result of selection from December 16, 2019 January 7, 2020

In order to reserve your sheet, accepted applicants must regester no later than January 22, 2020. We will send registration information along with acceptance notification.


If you have question, please contact Ms. Chie Edwards (