SCIENCE CASTLE in MALAYSIA
17th – 18th March 2018 | Universiti Putra Malaysia
In 2018, we will open this conference in Malaysia for the first time to create an ecosystem to incubate youth entrepreneurs based on science and technology. We also aim to generate opportunities for youths in Malaysia to learn how innovative knowledge and sustainable solution to change the society in global
We invite schools to send their representatives to this inaugural SCIENCE CASTLE in MALAYSIA 2018!
|Date||17 & 18 March 2018|
|Venue||Universiti Putra Malaysia|
|Theme||Turning your idea into creative and innovative solution|
|Who is joining SCIENCE CASTLE||Secondary schools students who passionate in research (200 participants) Those who are interested in entrepreneurship, who has high motivation in contributing to the world as researchers who discover new knowledge, and who can bridge science and technology with society|
|Ms. Nami Akinaga : President, Leave a Nest Malaysia Sdn. Bhd
Her mission is “Maximizing the Value of Diversity”. In Leave a Nest, she principally in charge of building platform for the next generation leaders to generate knowledge beyond Previous, she joined World Conference on ESD in 2014, ASEAN YOUNG LEADERS SUMMIT in 2015 as a Japanese delegate.
|Dr. Shuichiro Takahashi: Representative Director COO, Leave a Nest Co., Ltd.
Dr. Shuichiro Takahashi received Ph.D. in Life Science at the University of Tokyo and has been committing to the expansion In order to accelerate the innovation in R & D, he has been created many open innovation platforms with industry, academia and schools.
|Mr. Gaku Nagashima : Concept Director, International School of Science Japan Founding Project (ISSJ)
BS in Physics from SUNY Stony Brook. MS in Applied Physics from Harvard University While researching at Harvard University as a Ph.D. candidate in Applied Physics, Gaku began practicing meditation and yoga, and got into scientific investigations of spiritual practices.Ph.D. candidate in Applied Physics, Gaku began practicing meditation and yoga, and got into scientific investigations of spiritual practices.
|Assoc. Prof. Dr. Wan Zuhainis Saad: Deputy Director, Center for Academic Development, Universiti Putra Malaysia
She is a Associate Professor at the Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Biotechnology and Biomolecular Sciences in Universiti Putra Malaysia with expertise in Microbiology and Mycology. She was awarded the 1st place in the Reimagining and Redesigning Malaysian Higher Education Award 2017 (APRS2017) under ‘Virtual Immersive Learning Experience ‘category.
|Mr. Kok Chee Khean : Co-Founder & CTO, My Conceptual Robotics (MyCRO) Sdn. Bhd
With his skills and experience, he’s going to drive the society to a better technology in the future.