2 Aug 2010

Mr. Seiji Maehara, Minister of State for Okinawa and Northern Territories Affairs, visted OIST on July 31, 2010.

14 Jul 2010
On July 10, 2010, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Promotion Corporation (OIST) and Okinawa People’s Council for the Promotion of OIST co-sponsored a public lecture by Dr. Tim Hunt, winner of the 2001 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine and member of the OIST Board of Governors.
14 Jul 2010

On July 10, 2010, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Promotion Corporation (OIST) and Okinawa People’s Council for the Promotion of OIST co-sponsored a public lecture by Dr.TimHunt, winner of the 2001 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine and member of the OIST Board of Governors.  In his lecture, titled “Creative Science ?

29 Jun 2010
OIST Prof. Hiroaki Kitano has developed a novel field of biological theory that integrates what appear to be two very distant fields of study – biology and modern investment theory – to address some of the mysteries of biology.
10 Jun 2010

Dr. Takuya Hikima of the Brain Mechanism for Behaviour Unit received a JPS Award for Outstanding Papers for his paper published in Journal of Physiological Sciences.

29 Jan 2010
An urgent general meeting of the Okinawan People’s Council for the Promotion of the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology (OIST) took place on May 8, 2009 in Naha in light of the delay in parliamentary enactment of the School Corporation of Okinawa Institute of the Science and Technology Act (hereafter the OIST Act).
14 Jun 2008

As part of satellite activities for the first Group of Eight (G8) Ministerial-Level Meeting on Science and Technology, scheduled for June 15, 2008, in Okinawa, a workshop on environment and energy issues was held on June 14, 2008 at the University of the Ryukyus.