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OIST Hosts the Second International Workshop “Toward the Development of an R&D Cluster in Okinawa”
On March 29-30, 40 academics, business leaders, and government representatives gathered at OIST to identify strategies for developing a research and development cluster in Okinawa. Promoting sustainable development in the prefecture by establishing such a cluster is a central part of OIST’s mission.
Summary of International Symposium & Workshop on R&D Cluster Development Released
OIST held an innovative event called the "International Symposium and Workshop: Toward the Development of an R&D Cluster in Okinawa" at the end of last year, and a full summary of the major points and recommendations made is now available for download from the International Symposium and Workshop Event Report page.
Recommendations and Summary Released for Okinawa R&D Cluster Workshop
On April 23, OIST President Jonathan Dorfan and members of the OIST R&D Cluster Workshop steering group, Takashi Hiyane and Daiya Miyazato, presented summary reports of the workshop to Okinawa Prefectural Vice Governor Yoshiyuki Uehara.