13. June 2022 - 10:36
A one-of-a-kind concert, showcasing four rare and precious violins, was held at OIST as part of the 10th anniversary celebrations.
10. June 2022 - 11:30
As the 2021 graduates officially conclude their studies at OIST, they’re told that the creation of new knowledge is the most important thing they can do for humankind.
6. June 2022 - 0:00
After a six-year term as Executive Director of RIKEN, Mr. Shigeharu Kato joins OIST with the goal of ensuring administrators and researchers are good partners at every level of the institution.
31. May 2022 - 0:00
OIST and Tohoku University held their 2nd joint workshop on marine science.
23. May 2022 - 13:16
The first scholars participating in the Theoretical Sciences Visiting Program arrive at OIST.
19. May 2022 - 13:20
After a two-year postponement, Professor Svante Pääbo accepts the Japan Prize trophy in a ceremony at the Imperial Hotel, Tokyo.
18. May 2022 - 15:45
PM Kishida visited OIST and participated in a round-table discussion on education, research, and industry-academia collaboration efforts.
28. April 2022 - 12:00
Mr. Koji Omi, who guided and supported the establishment of OIST, passed away on April 14, 2022.
19. April 2022 - 9:09
OIST has been selected to take part in a Global Scholars Program designed for innovators to gain funding for breakthrough science focused on drug discovery or clinical research.
14. April 2022 - 10:18
Schoolgirls from across Okinawa attended OIST’s flagship outreach event, HiSci Lab, with this year’s theme focusing on the science behind longevity.
6. April 2022 - 16:51
Mentorship brings immeasurable career benefits to individuals, but institutional biases can result in some individuals receiving more of these benefits than others. A recent symposium explored this topic.
9. March 2022 - 10:09
The Ministry of the Environment of Japan has awarded first place prize to OIST-born startup EF Polymer, whose product promotes sustainability and solves key agricultural issues of climate change and drought.
7. March 2022 - 15:59
OIST Transitional Professor Kae Nemoto, who has helped strengthen research ties between France and Japan in the field of quantum information, has been appointed into the National Order of Merit of the French Republic.
4. March 2022 - 15:40
An upcoming summit will bring together scientists, policy makers, innovators, entrepreneurs, and investors to explore how cities and communities can be self-reliant, resilient, and sustainable.
18. February 2022 - 10:53
RyuDyn founder, Dr. Paul Hsieh Fu Tsai, is planning to launch a microscope and accompanying software that uses AI to image and analyze dynamic data, such as living cells.
15. February 2022 - 16:48
Over the last two years, OIST has helped two teams, Sage Sentinel and KanjuBot, develop their products, a fall-prevention device and a chatbot engine, and prepare to launch in Japan.
9. February 2022 - 10:00
The team behind GenomeMiner, a biotechnology start-up taking part in the Innovation Square Startup Accelerator Program, is seeing business success both inside and outside the lab.
21. January 2022 - 9:00
OIST joins SDG-Universities Platform by United Nations University