Fall 2020 Lean Startup Entrepreneurial Training Program

Program Summary


Learn how to identify commercial opportunities that can emerge from academic research by working on a real technology development case. In this program, participants will use, as case studies, technologies developed at OIST and will apply skills learned in the course to identify potential customers of the technology.

Program Details

This program will be conducted in a virtual format (Zoom).

Date/Time: This course conisits of 6 sessions.

*Both the Intro course participants and the Fall 2020 Lean Startup Entrepreneurial Training Program participants will join the first 2 sessions. The last 4 sessions are just for the Fall 2020 program participants.

Sep 12 (Sat) 9:00-11:30

Sep 13 (Sun) 9:00-11:30

Sep 19 (Sat) 9:00-11:30

Sep 20 (Sun) 9:00-11:30

Sep 30 (Wed) 9:00-11:30: Mid-check-in

Oct 7 (Wed) 9:00-11:30: Final presentation


Language: English

Seats Available: 30

Participants: Students, researchers, and administrative staff

Participants will receive a certificate at the end of the program. (Must attend all 6 sessions.)












Applications Closed




If you have any questions, please feel free to contact ai.chinen@oist.jp


Sponsored by the Business Development Section & Technology Development and Innovation Center

Co-sponsored by the Faculty Affairs Office (Postdoctoral Career Development Advice (PCDA) & the Office of the Dean of the Graduate School