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Kanagawa International Science Forum 2017(KISF2017)
Implementation Guide

1 Aim

  • Kanagawa Prefectural Atsugi High School and Super Science Schools (SSH) in Kanagawa host Kanagawa International Science Forum 2017 (KISF2017), which is the opportunity for students to make a presentation on their research. The aims of this forum enhance student’s motivation for research and presentation skills and heighten their internationality in science and technology fields through cultural exchange.

2 Host School

  • Kanagawa Prefectural Atsugi High School

3 Organizers

  • Kanagawa Prefectural Seisho High School
  • Kanagawa Prefectural Yokosuka High School
  • Yokohama Science Frontier High School
  • Yokohama National University Admission and Education Center

4 Co-organizers

  • Kanagawa Institute of Technology
  • Tokyo Polytechnic University

5 Date and Time

  • March 19th 2017 (Sun) 13:30-15:30 Welcome Reception
  • March 20th 2017 (Mon) 10:00-16:00 Kanagawa International Science Forum 2017

6 Venue

・Welcome Reception

  • Kanagawa Prefectural Atsugi High School
  • 2-24-1 Tomuro, Atsugi, Kanagawa

・Kanagawa International Science Forum 2017

  • Yokohama National University
  • College of Education and Human Sciences lecture Hall 8
  • 79-1 Tokiwadai, Hodogaya-ku, Yokohama

7 Program

・Welcome Reception

  • 13:00~13:30  Reception
  • 13:30~13:45  Opening Ceremony
  • 13:45~14:30  Performance
  • 14:30~15:00  Round-table talk
  • 15:00       Closing Ceremony

・Kanagawa International Science Forum 2017

  • 9:00~ 9:45  Reception
  • Presenters prepare for their posters and oral presentations from 9:15.
  • 9:45~10:55  Opening Ceremony
  • 10:00~11:00  Oral Presentation(2 places)
  • 11:10~12:10  Poster Presentation
  • 12:10~13:00  Lunch (Lunch is provided complimentarily by the host school)
  • 13:00~14:00  Oral Presentation(2 places)
  • 14:10~15:10  Poster Presentation
  • 15:30~16:00  Awards Ceremony and Closing Ceremony

8 Applications

(1)Poster Presentation

  • ① Presenters need to choose one from two sections below.
    • ・Competition Section
      • The eligible people judge their Poster Presentations and choose the best one. Poster Presentations are performed in English.
    • ・Standard Section
      • Poster Presentations are not given any judgement. You can give presentations in Japanese or English.
    • Encouragement Prizes are awarded to all groups.
  • ② There are no limitation on the number of presentations from each school.
    • Adjustments are, however, carried out if necessary.
  • ③ The sizes of the poster are as follows.
    • The size of the poster should be A1-size (594×841mm)or A1-elongation-size(610×915mm)
  • ④ The desks for displaying materials are not provided by the host school.
    • Hence, the presenters themselves prepare them, if necessary.
  • ⑤ We will enlarge and print presentation posters if participants send us poster data as PDF files and original files by March 10th(Fri)

(2) Oral Presentation

  • ① The presenters choose one from two sections below.
    • ・Competition Section
      • The eligible people judge their Oral Presentations and choose the best one. Poster Presentations are performed in English.
    • ・Standard Section
      • Oral Presentations are not given any judgement. You can give presentations in Japanese or English.
    • Encouragement Prizes are awarded to all groups.
  • ② The number of presentations is one from each school. Adjustments are, however, carried out if necessary.
  • ③ Each presentation consists of 10 min. and 5 min. Q & A time.

9 Schedule

  • December 9th (Fri) Application due date for participants
  • February 28th(Tue) English abstract due date
  • March 10th(Mon) Poster data due date

10  Application

  • You need to fill in the attached files「Kanagawa International Science Forum 2017 application forms for presenters」 and send them to us via e-mail or Fax. Our contact is as below. The number of presentations and the title of presentations can be changed until February 28th.

Contact

  • Kanagawa Prefectural Atsugi High School
  • Global Promotion Group
  • Senior Teacher Junichiro NAKAJIMA
  • E-mail j-nakajima@pen-kanagawa.ed.jp
  • Fax +81-46-222-8243
  • Tel +81-46-221-4493
  • Application due date
  • December 9th(Fri) 2016   

11  Inquiries

  • Contact us at the same contact information listed above in 9.