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August 18th, 2009

- Detailed schedule uploaded.

July 10th, 2009

- Added speakers list, venue information and application form.

July 9th, 2009

- This website was opened.

OIST Seaside House

OIST Seaside House is the main administration building and conference facility of Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology. It is located in Onna village in the northern part of the main island of Okinawa prefecture.

OIST Seaside House is the first working building of the future OIST campus.

Accomodation for the speakers will be provided in nearby hotel.

Okinawa prefecture

Okinawa Prefecture is Japan's southernmost prefecture, and consists of hundreds of the Ryukyu Islands in a chain over 1,000 km long, which extends southwest from Kyushu to Taiwan. Main island of Okinawa Prefecture is called Okinawa Honto, with Naha being its capital city

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The sea that surrounds these islands has an emerald-green sheen, and the resplendent coral reefs are among the world's finest. These natural attractions are the scenario for our workshop.


For further information, please contact G0 Cell Unit, OIST.

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Photos by Saori Miura and Hiroki Komuro