Category: SINCA SESSION

Video of SINCA startup session on May 31 (Part 2)

Here is the video (Part 2) of the Start up session held on May 31 at 100BANCH in Shibuya. At the beginning, I summarized some takeaways from Mr. Suhara’s presentation on Estonia. Then I asked questions to Mr. Suhara, special assistant to the ambassador, to find out more about the key success factor of Estonia.…
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2019年6月22日 0

Video of the SINCA Start up session on May 31 (part 1)

Here is the part 1 of the video of the SINCA start up session held at 100BANCH on May 31. In this video, Mr. Makoto Suhara, special assistant to the ambassador of the Republic of Estonia in Japan, explained the historical development of Estonia which just celebrated 101st anniversary this year. He talked extensively about…
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2019年6月22日 0

Quick short movie of SINCA Start up session on May 31

Here is a belated quick report of SINCA Start up session held on May 31 at 100BANCH. I made a movie using iMovie, with photos. Compared with the edited video to be posted later, this is a bit casual.


2019年6月22日 0

Expert session on June 25

Our next SINCA session (Vol. 10) is scheduled for Tuesday, June 25. The topic is geopolitical and economic issues as G20 is scheduled on June 28 and 29 in Osaka for the first time in Japan. We will have two experts-Tsuneo Watanabe of Sasakawa Peace Foundation and Tim Kelly of Reuters- who will fire start…
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2019年6月6日 0

Video of SDGs game session April 12 (Part 2)

Here is the Part 2 of the video. It is about 8 minutes and starts with the creation of original resource cards for your own organization. Then they will go on to play Advanced version. The game is followed by discussion with participants as to how they might apply this game to their organizations. Prof.…
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2019年5月10日 0

Video of SDGs game session April 12 (Part 1)

As reported earlier, we hosted SINCA SDGs game session on Friday, April 12. As it was before rather unusual! 10-day holidays, you might have forgotten what we did! We practiced SDGs game with student team of Professor Hiramoto’s seminar at Kanazawa Institute of Technology. It was excellent way to learn how SDGs work and to…
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2019年5月10日 0

SINCA Startup Session May 31

We will host Vol. 9 SINCA Startup session on Friday, May 31 at 100BANCH in Shibuya. We will focus on the country, Estonia, where Startup ecosystem is well established. Estonia has been attracting much attention in Japan lately, as it is known to have one of the most advanced digital government system. For example, Estonia…
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2019年4月30日 0

Video Part 2 of Music Practice session March 8

After the practice of clapping music and some discussion, groups were formed to work on two tasks. They were 1) design music class for fun and 2) develop a plan to start individualized, artist-centered music festival. These two topics were what Makoto Yoshida, clarinet artist, wants to do. The groups started brainstorming quickly as they…
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2019年3月27日 0

Video Part 1 of Music session Mar.8

Finally, we have video of SINCA practice session #3, “Clapping Music” with three guests. After my welcome remarks, I asked participants to remember their music class at school (mainly grade school.) I asked how many of them liked the class and how many hated the class. The split was just about half and half, which…
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2019年3月27日 0

Details of session on April 12

We will host Practice Session of SDGs game on April 12. We tried SDGs game in part 1 of SINCA start up session held at 100BANCH on November 30, 2018.  Participants liked and enjoyed playing the game, but it was so short and we just scratched the surface. In the meantime, SDGs have become important topic for…
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2019年3月18日 0