Category: 1.SINCA SESSION Archive

SINCA online Dialogue on July 26 (Part 2)

Part 2 of the video shows the discussion on the topics each breakout group had with everybody. It appears people seem to be interested in flexible work/project work, use of various e money etc. Towards the end of the video, I discussed what we are planning to go forward with SINCA series and asked for…
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2020年7月29日 0

SINCA online Dialogue on July 26 (Part 1)

On Sunday, July 26, we hosted the SINCA online Dialogue/discussion session. We have some 20 people participating in the session-two from out of Japan. We began with the background of the topics to discuss and the process of breakout session, report back from each group and general discussion. The questions we asked each breakout group…
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2020年7月29日 0

Video:SINCA Dialogue July 12 Part 2

In the part 2 of the video of SINCA dialogue on July 12, groups 3 and 4 report back their discussion within the breakout group. The question group 3 discussed was “Are you thinking of the possibility ad/or planning to move out of the cities to live in the local area?” and that of group…
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2020年7月17日 0

Video: SINCA dialogue July 12 Part 1

On Sunday, July 12, we hosted SINCA online session after several weeks. Rather than debate which requires some preparations, we decided to have breakout group session where a few people discuss within the group on the topic. After about 45 minutes of discussion within the breakout groups, we called everybody back to hear the report…
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2020年7月17日 0

Video of Debate#6 Part 2 on June 12

In the part 2 of the Video of SINCA Debate we hosted on June 12, both teams made summary speech. It was followed by the vote by the judges. Judges made comments on the debate. The video is about 15 minutes. Even though you do not participate as a member of the team, you can…
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2020年7月7日 0

Video of Debate #6 Part 1 on June 12

On June 12, we hosted SINCA Debate #6. The topic was whether academic year in Japan should start in September or not. Our traditional academic year starts in April, but with Covid-19 and schools are closed for few months, the debate which had been underway for some time came up as one of the solutions…
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2020年7月7日 0

GAS Talk series #5 w Yuko

I interviewed Yuko Kimura, one of the participants of GAS 2010. She works for pharmaceutical company and applied for GAS as she was interested in pursuing ph. D while working. She made proposal for open innovation which she had prepared during GAS 2010 to the top management group of the company . She was later…
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2020年6月1日 0

SINCA online “Your story…”

On Sunday, May 24, we hosted SINCA online vol. 5. It was the day before the restriction would be lifted. The topic we discussed was “What do you want to do when the restriction is lifted? Why?” I gave brief overview of story telling and three breakout groups shared members’ stories to respond to the…
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2020年5月31日 0

Video-Debate for Beginners

On May 10, we hosted SINCA Online Special session #4 entitled “Debate for Beginners.” 24 people registered and we divided them into four groups. At the beginning of the session, I gave overview of what Debate is and How to prepare for it, using slides. Video is some 17 minutes, covering the basics of debate.…
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2020年5月20日 0

Debate #3 April 19

On Sunday, April 19, we hosted Online Debate #3. The statement this time was “Schools- grade schools and high schools-should go digital.” It was the topic that has attracted some attention as schools are closed under Emergency declaration by the government for New Coronavirus pandemic. We made some changes in the process. We asked participants…
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2020年5月7日 0