Appointment of Dr. Sydney Brenner as OISTPC President 2005/08/29 Appointment of Dr. Sydney Brenner as OISTPC President 細田博之官房長官から辞令を受けるブレナー理事長 Date: 28 August 2005 Category: Institutional News For press enquiries, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org Share on: Related News Institutional News OIST Board of Governors Present Future Plans to Prime Minister Abe OIST President Jonathan Dorfan, Provost Robert Baughman and six members of the OIST Board of Governors met with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on October 4. Research Update OIST Pioneer Dr. Robert Baughman to Retire As OIST celebrates its 10th anniversary this year, it also honors the retirement of one of its longest-serving leaders. Institutional News Donation from Saudi Aramco Ahmed Alkhunaini, Representative Director of Aramco Asia Japan, signed a Memorandum of Understanding with OIST on Friday 7 December. Institutional News OIST Center Stage in Kyoto In his opening speech to the Science Technology in Society Forum, Prime Minister Abe focused on the contributions of Japan to science and technology and he specifically referred to OIST. Institutional News Former OIST Promotion Corporation President Dr. Sydney Brenner to Receive the Grand Cordon of the Order of the Rising Sun The Japanese Government announced that former OIST Promotion Corporation President Dr. Sydney Brenner will receive the honorific award for his achievements.