SAKURA SCIENCE High School Program
Online University Visit

Shibaura Institute of Technology

Date: Saturday, October 23, 2021
Time: 15:00 – 17:00 (Japan Standard Time)
Venue: Zoom Webinar
Link: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/85362182889
Event Flyer and Agenda
Agenda
15:00-15:05 Opening Remarks – KUROKI Shinichi
Principal Fellow, Sakura Science Program Headquarters,
Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST)
15:05-15:10 Welcome Speech – TAKASAKI Akito
Vice President, Shibaura Institute of Technology
15:10-15:25 Overview of SIT
- Introduction of SIT and study programs for the international students

– KAGEYAMA Reiko ≪MC≫
Division of Global Initiatives
15:25-15:45 Special Lecture I “Soft and wet robotics” – MAEDA Shingo
Professor, Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics
College of Engineering
15:45-16:05 Special Lecture II “How will global warming change water? How will it affect us?”
– HIRABAYASHI Yukiko
Professor, Department of Civil Engineering
College of Engineering
16:05-16:25 Introduction of On-Campus Activities and University Attractions
- Life at SIT by current and former SIT students

– Jonathan CHRISTOPER (Indonesia) 1st year, Innovative Global Program
– Azraai AZUHA (Malaysia) Former SIT student
International students
16:25-16:40 Basic Information on Study in Japan
– MATSUMOTO Keiko
Administrative Officer, Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO)
16:40-17:00 Q&A Session
– Your questions to the university, professors and students are welcome!
17:00 Closing

Shibaura Institute of Technology
https://www.shibaura-it.ac.jp/en/

Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO)
https://www.jasso.go.jp/en/index.html

Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST)
https://www.jst.go.jp/EN/

SAKURA SCIENCE Exchange Program
https://ssp.jst.go.jp/EN/

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