Akihiko Yamagishi

Professor, Department of Applied Life Science, Tokyo University of Pharmacy and Life Science, TOYAKU.Graduated the University of Tokyo in 1975

lecture ”When and how life emerged on the Earth” at 2015

Akiko Moriyama

An independent trainer and consultant specialized in Intercultural Communication, Diversity & Inclusion, and Interpersonal Communication.

lecture “We are all different: What Diversity can bring to us”at 2015

Charlotte Evans

Teacher (elementary, high school and university)

lecture ”How to make team, how to work in team”&”Why do scientists need to think about ethics?”&”Presentation challenge” at 2015&2016

Chien-Wen Chen

2011.PhD. Department of Medical genetics, Cambridge Unversity, United Kingdom. 1999 MS. Department of Biology, Fu-Jen Catholic University, New taipei City, Taiwan. RIKEN Brain Science Institute

lecture ”Genetics, an invisible secret within you and me” at 2015

Gaku Nagashima

Harvard University PhD candidate in Applied Physics 2011-2015- State University of New
York at Stony Brook in Physics 2008-2011
Diablo Valley College 2007-2008   - Matsue College of Technology 2005-2008
From Matsue, Shimane

lecture ” How have I lived my life? And How am I living now?” at 2015
“Meet young researchers and entrepreneurs” at 2016

Gary Vierheller
Sachiyo Vierheller

Gary Vierheller(MIRAIKAN), Presentation coach / Sachiyo Vierheller (Inspir Ltd.),English Advisor

lecture “Learn To Present Science” at 2015&2016

Hideki Masuda

Postdoctoral researcher at National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS) in Japan.
PhD in Engineering (University of Tsukuba, Japan)

lecture “Power generation and consumption techniques for innovative energies” at 2016

Hisaaki Shinkai

Professor, Osaka Institute of Technology. Visiting Researcher at RIKEN.
General Relativity and Cosmology. PhD (Theoretical Physics) from Waseda University 1995.

lecture “Why we know there are black-holes? Introduction to Einstein’s Relativity” at 2016

Ichido Uchida

Rinzai sect Daihonzan (head temple) Engaku-ji Temple
Deputy chief priest

lecture “Learn Zen(禅) world and science” at 2016

Ken Endo

Rresearcher of Sony Computer Science laboratories Inc., and CEO of Xiborg Co., Ltd.

lecture “Relationship with human body and technology: A case of prosthetic leg for sports used in Paralympics” at 2016

Naoki Takeishi

Research Fellow of Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS-PD)
Institute for Frontier Medical Sciences, Kyoto University, Japan

lecture “The world of Rheology” at 2015
“Biomedical Engineering – Fluid, Physiology, and Mechanics –
Meet young researchers and entrepreneurs” at 2016

Pavel Hecjcik

Master Degree in Math and Physics Education. PhD. Degree in Engineering.
Sciencecommunicator, National Museum ofEmerging Science and Innovation(Miraikan)

lecture “The biography of the Universe” at 2015

Pavel Prosselkov

2013, March PhD in Veterinary Medicine.
2001-2005 Course works in Neuroscience, Molecular and Structural Biology at the University of Queensland (UQ, Brisbane) and Australian National University (ANU, Canberra). RIKEN BrainScience Institute

lecture “Evolution of the Cognitive Traits” at 2015

Qi Zhang

Research Scientist in Brain Science Institute, Riken.
Adjunct lecturer at Faculty of Science and Engineering, Waseda University.
Invited lecturer at Juntendo University.

lecture “IPS Who are you?” at 2015
“Human body and human brain” at 2016

Ryo Sakurai

Co-founder of the GOB Incubation Partners

lecture “Create new value by Design Thinking approach” at 2016

Satoshi Erdos Kato

Founder of Japan data scientist consortium
Risu-japan director

lecture “Road to Data Scientist, the sexiest job of 21 century” at 2016

Satoru Iwata

Master of science and technology degree from University of Tsukuba. Doctor degree from Tokyo Institute of Technology. Assistant Professor Seikei University Faculty of Science and Technology Molecular
Control Lab.

lecture “The material science of the light and the color” at 2015

Sohei Wakisaka

Laboratory for Adaptive Intelligence at RIKEN Brain Science Institute
Bachelor of liberal arts in philosophy of science in Tokyo University.
Master degree and PhD for visual illusion studies.

lecture “Meet young researchers and entrepreneurs” at 2016

Takeshi Hakamada

The founder and CEO of ispace technologies, inc, which aims to the worldʼ s leading lunar exploration company.TEAM HAKUTO, the sole competitor of the Google Lunar XPRIZE from Japan since 2010, achieving a robotic lunar exploration mission within 2017. M.S in Aerospace Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology.

lecture “Meet young researchers and entrepreneurs” at 2016

Volkhard Mäckel

Dissertation at the Max-Planck-Institut für Kernphysik, Heidelberg, Germany,Thesis title: Laser spectroscopy on highly charged ions at the Electron Beam Ion Trap. Researcher at the Atomic Physics Laboratory at RIKEN Science Institute

lecture “Nuclear energy – good or evil?” at 2015

Yoshifumi Komasa

NPO Showa Gakuen, Sky Sea Academy.
Graduated Keio University, majoring Applied Physics and Physico – Infomatics.

lecture “Future of Our Universe” at 2015
“Rocket experiment ~one day field work~” at 2016

Yoshino Ryu

Representative of G&G, specializes in English education.
Won a national speech contest & awarded by the Minister of Foreign Affairs.

lecture “Learn the basics of PowerPoint and let’s make a Doraemon Gadget a reality!” at 2015
“Learn the key basics of PowerPoint and win that investment!” at 2016