Kanagawa International Science Forum (KISF)
Organizer: Kanagawa Pref. Atsugi High School
I. About Kanagawa International Science Forum (KISF)
Kanagawa International Science Forum (KISF) is a presentation session in which high school students give presentations on their scientific research. The students are from Super Science High Schools (SSHs) and Promoted Schools for Science and Technology Education. This forum is supported by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) in Japan and Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST).
II. The Aim of the Forum
The aim of the forum is to enhance student’s motivation for their scientific research, to let them acquire better presentation skills and to raise their interest in internationality.
SSHs in Kanagawa Prefecture
・Kanagawa Prefectural Atsugi High School (Organizer)
・Kanagawa Prefectural Kanagawa Sogo-Sangyo High School
・Kanagawa Prefectural Seisho High School
・Yokohama Municipal Yokohama Science Frontier High School
March 21, 2016
Kanagawa Prefectural Kanagawa Sogo High School
Address: 19-2, Hirakawacho, Kanagawa-ward, Yokohama-city, Kanagawa
VI. Schedule for the Forum
13:00 - 13:10 Opening Ceremony
13:10 - 14:50 Poster Presentation
15:00 - 16:30 Oral Presentation
16:30 - 16:50 Closing Ceremony
VII. About Poster Session
There is not a stipulated format for the poster session, but participants are required to obey these three.
(1) The size of the poster is A1-size (W: 594mm, H: 841mm).
(2) The poster must be one-page.
(3) Participants must make its English title and English abstract.
VIII. About Oral Presentation
Participants are required to obey these two.
(1) Each school can give only one oral presentation for one theme.
(2) The presentation must be within 15 minutes.
IX. Preparation Schedule
30th Sept,2015 The first deadline for the participation
27th Nov, 2015 The final deadline for the participation
At the beginning of March 2016 The deadline for the poster and the abstract.
X. How to Apply
To apply to the project, please send us e-mail by 30th September
e-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org
Kanagawa Pref. Atsugi High School