5th Japan SciCom Forum (JSF)


The 5th Japan SciCom Forum (JSF) will be held in-person on November 21 and 22 at OIST campus in Okinawa, featuring the keynote speaker, Ali Bailey, Director of Communications and Public Engagement, Francis Crick Institute (UK). The programme features four workshops, panel discussion, flash talks, and a networking session. It will address best practices and cutting-edge topics in science communication.

There will be a networking reception in the evening of November 21 sponsored by EurekAlert!

Japan SciCom Forum was started in 2018 to build a community for anyone working on globally targeted science communication and outreach from Japan. Press officers, journalists, researchers, students, translators, URAs and others are welcome, whether based in Japan or abroad.

Event Information

November 21 to 22, 2023

Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST)
Organizer(s): Ayumi Koso (NIG), Thilina Heenatigala (ELSI), Tomomi Okubo (OIST), Danielle Ellenby (OIST), Merle Naidoo (OIST), and Euan McKay (Kobe University) / Supporters:EurekAlert!, OIST, ELSI, MIRA TUKU

Language: English

Entry fee: Not required

Registration deadline: July 09, 2023(or when all 100 spots are filled)

For enquiries: info@japansci.com

*For more information and to register, please click on the “Website” link above in the box.

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