Upcoming Events

Intro to Entrepreneurship Training Program

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 09:00 to 16:00
OIST Seminar Room C210

Language: English

Seats Available: 20

Registration required.

Horizon 2020: Opportunities for Research Collaboration with Europe

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 10:00 to 12:00

Organized by EU Delegation to Japan and OIST. Target audience: OIST Postdocs, 'Grant Office/Kakenhi', OIST University Research Administrators, and participants from outside OIST. Get details and register for individual consultations at https://groups.oist.jp/horizon2020.


Friday, October 20, 2017 - 10:30 to 11:30

VDT(Visual Display Terminals)症候群とは、ディスプレイを長時間使用する作業により心身に影響が出る病気です。VDT症候群予防のコツを皆で学びましょう。

Tobias Bonhoeffer "How Experience Changes Synapses in the Mammalian Brain"

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 13:00
Lab 3 Level C 700
Public Lecture

Tobias Bonhoeffer, Director, Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology

VDT Syndrome Workshop-Are you tired after working in front of your computer all day?-

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 14:30 to 15:30

This is an workshop about how to prevent VDT (Visual Display Terminals) syndrome by learning easy tips. 

"Rippling rectangular waves for a modified Benney equation"

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 16:00 to 17:00
C015, Level C, Lab1

Prof. Toshiyuki Ogawa, Meiji University. Language: English, no interpretation.

Fall 2017 Lean Startup Entrepreneurial Training Program: 3-day Opening Session

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 17:30 to Sunday, October 22, 2017 - 18:00
OIST Seminar Room C210

Language: English

Seats Available: 30

Registration Required

OISTうちなーんちゅ科学者たちによるサイエンストーク vol.2

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 18:30 to 19:30
ジュンク堂書店那覇店(那覇市牧志1-19-29)D-NAHA 地下1階
Community Relations
On Friday October 20th, the second talk of the series of monthly talks featuring OIST scientists from Okinawa will be held. The speaker this time is Dr. Ayumu Karimata. 
The series will be continued until February 2018, every third Friday night from 18:30-19:30 at the Junku-do Book Store in Naha (1-19-29 Makishi, Naha-city). 
*The talks are only in Japanese only.

LeanIn Circle Meeting for Postdoctoral Scholars

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 12:00 to 13:00

"PhD Women:Work in Progress" is a LeanIn circle that promotes women in leadership by creating a safe and supportive environment where women can get inspired, learn and grow.

IONS Okinawa 2017

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 (All day) to Friday, October 27, 2017 (All day)
OIST Main Campus (10/25) & OIST Seaside House (10/26-27)

OIST members are welcome to attend all scientific sessions.