(Nov. 25) HIRAKU 3MT Competition 2017

(Nov. 25) HIRAKU 3MT Competition 2017

HIRAKU 3MT Competition is exciting opportunity for Ph.D. students to effectively explain their research and future vision with a single slide in limited three minutes, in a language appropriate to a non-specialist audience.

【Date】 Saturday, November25, 2017 10:00~17:00
【Venue】 Small Hall, Higashi Hiroshima Arts & Culture Hall (Kurara)
  7-19, Saijo Sakaemachi, Higashihiroshi, 739-0015
【Participation Fee】 Free
【Schedule – Key Dates to Note】
September 27  Deadline of the Application
Mid-October     Presenters to be finalized
November 2     Pre-Training (Hiroshima/Yamaguchi/Tokushima Sites)
November 25   HIRAKU 3MT Competition 2017
【Program of the Day】
10:00 Opening Remarks
10:10 Keynote Lecture
10:35 Create your Future in Three Minutes! Presentation (Japanese Section)
12:40 Lunch Break
13:40 Create your Future in Three Minutes! Presentation (English Section)
14:40 [Concurrent Event] Create your Future with One piece of Paper! Poster Session
16:20 Awards Ceremony
17:00 Closing Remarks
* Please be noted that the program is subject to change, including the order of the Japanese/English sections.
【Award and Prizes】
●Winner
●Runner-Up
●HIRAKU President Award 
●Global Challenge Award 
●Sponsor Award (Otsuka Award, Kyowa Hakko Bio Award, Springer Nature Award, Chugai Technos Award, IBM Award, JSW Award, Mazda Award)
●People’s Choice
*We will be sending the Global Challenge Award recipient to the 2018 Asia-Pacific 3MT Finals (3MT®) to be held in Australia.
* We are planning to finalize recipients of each award per section (Japanese and English), but we may combine the two sections for some awards.
* Rest of presenters will be receiving the Challenge Award (or Participation Award).

More detail (HIRAKU Website)
http://home.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/hiraku/en/event/competition_2017/