Past Events

Constitution Memorial Day 憲法記念日 2020 (observed)

Wednesday, May 6, 2020 (All day)

National holiday

Children’s Day こどもの日 2020

Tuesday, May 5, 2020 (All day)

National holiday

Greenery Day みどりの日 2020

Monday, May 4, 2020 (All day)

National holiday

Constitution Memorial Day 憲法記念日 2020

Sunday, May 3, 2020 (All day)

National holiday

*Zoom*[PhD Thesis Presentation] - Ms. Farzana Rahman "Identifying the Evolutionary Conditions for the Emergence of Alternative Reproductive Strategies in Simulated Robot Colonies"

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 16:00 to 17:00
C210, Level C Center Bld.

Presenter: Ms. Farzana Rahman

Supervisor: Prof. Kenji Doya

Unit: Neural Computation Unit

Audience: OIST researchers and students

[Webinar] The Future of Higher Education in the Era of COVID-19: Lessons from Japan and the United States

Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 08:30 to 09:30

As campuses are shuttered and classes moved online, the spread of COVID-19 poses mid-term and long-term uncertainties, as well as opportunities to implement innovation for positive change for the higher education industry. 

Showa Day 昭和の日 2020

Wednesday, April 29, 2020 (All day)

National holiday

[POSTPONED] Marine Microbial Diversity - Genomes to Communities

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 09:00 to Wednesday, April 29, 2020 - 17:30
OIST Main Campus C209 and Seaside House

Due to the current situation with the novel coronavirus COVID-19, the organizers have decided to postpone this workshop. We kindly ask for your understanding.

(Webinar) Expedition Japan: Commodore Perry's Hidden Interest in Science

Friday, April 24, 2020 - 07:30 to 08:30

Join this exciting OIST Foundation webinar to learn about the unknown scientific aspects of Commodore Matthew C. Perry’s exhibition to Japan. Featuring Dr. Matthew Perry, a wildlife scientist and descendent of Commodore Perry, the webinar will touch upon the ways in which this early US-Japan interaction formed a base for long-term US-Japan science diplomacy and exchange. 

Clean hands and the Scientific Revolution

Thursday, April 23, 2020 - 14:00

General geek-out Zoom Webinar.
Speaker: Yasha Neiman.
Title: Clean hands and the Scientific Revolution.