[サイエンスショップ] 5th Science Conference in Hyogo

The 5th Science Conference in Hyogo will be held on Saturday, July 13, at Kobe University Centennial Hall (Rokko Hall), on the Rokkodai 2nd Campus of Kobe University.

Science Research Presentations in English by High School Students!

The purpose of the conference is
1) to increase the opportunity to implement scientific theories from a global context by broadening students' global perspective and promoting international exchange in the science and technology field,
2) to improve students' English ability especially in the science and technology field via the use of presentations and Q&A sessions in English, and
3) to nurture a desire and an aspiration toward a career in the science and technology field for young people who will be the driving force of Japan in the future.

In the conference, high school students from Hyogo Prefecture will give presentations (oral/poster) in English with Q&A sessions. The conference will be open to the general public, including citizens, students (schools/universities), parents and families, teachers, and professionals. Please join us and enjoy a special lecture by a guest scientist, the students' presentations, and free discussions with them in English.

Date
Saturday, July 13th, 2019
Time
9:50 -- 16:00
Schedule
  • 09:50 Opening Ceremony
  • 10:00 Special Lecture
    Douglas Sipp (RIKEN Center for Biosystem Dynamics Research)
    “The role of regulation in supporting science”
  • 12:00 Presentations by high school students (oral/poster)
  • 14:40 Feedback and Closing Address
  • 15:00 Science Cafe
    High school students meet university students and graduate students and exchange opinions on scientific issues.
Location
Kobe University Centennial Hall (Rokko Hall), on the Rokkodai 2nd Campus of Kobe University
Address
1-1 Rokkodai-cho, Nada-ku, Kobe, 657-8501
Hosted by
Hyogo SciTech (Science and Technology) Project Promotion Committee
Hyogo Prefectural Board of Education
Eleven Super Science High Schools in Hyogo Prefecture
Co-hosted by
Kobe University
Under the auspice of
University of Hyogo
Hyogo Science and Technology Association
The Consortium of Universities in Hyogo
Assisted by
Kobe University Science Shop
Kobe University Center for International Education
Science Supporters Hyogo