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
Event Flyer and 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

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?”
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
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

Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO)

Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST)

SAKURA SCIENCE Exchange Program