The Novartis Foundation Japan / Novartis Pharma K.K.
Froday, July 20 2018, 19:00 – Sunday July 22 2018, 15:00 (3 days and 2 nights)
Tokyo Garden Terrace Kioi Conference 1-4 Kioicho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo Japan
Hiroaki Kitano President & CEO, Sony Computer Science Laboratories, Inc. President, The Systems Biology Institute Professor, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University
Kazuto Ataka Chief Strategy Officer (CSO), Yahoo Japan Corporation
Tomohiro Takano Co-Founder / CEO, AWAKENS, Inc. or Yuta Matsuda Co-Founder / COO & Service Manager, AWAKENS, Inc.
Yuko Ogata CEO, Melody International Ltd.
Taiki Ishikura CBO, Japanese Organization for Medical Device Development, Inc.
Free (No charge for the event, accommodations and meals)
Top performers will be invited to a study tour (planed 4-day and 3-night tour in late August) to Shanghai, China where drives innovation through technology.
University students, grad students or post-doctoral researchers who are studying in Japan and interested in healthcare
Business level English is required (Please see below “English Requirement”)
Any nationality and major is acceptable
Number of Attendees
30 (Participants will be decided based on the application materials below)
Short essay (250 words) in English: Where do I see myself in 10 years?
[Option] A personal and original video message (English, 2 minutes maximum): Why I want to participate in BioCamp
How to Apply
Step 1 Click "Pre-Application Form" below and enter your basic information. Further information for application will be sent to you. *Registration has been closed. Thank you.
Step 2 Send your application materials by the closing date.
Close of Application
Monday, June 11, 2018, 10:00 AM
All lectures/discussions at Biocamp is conducted in English. At least business level of English is required. Please use the assessment criteria below.
Beginner Level: You are basically a student of the language and enjoy working with it. You cannot be depended on to apply this language reliably in a real world situation.
Conversational Level: You have basic speaking and comprehension skills in this language. You are able to express yourself in this language and you can exchange basic ideas with someone who only speaks this language.
Business Level: You are experienced enough with the language to conduct business in it. You are able to engage a native speaker of this language without offending them. You are able to take instructions in this language and carry them out without error.
Fluent Level: You are fully versed in this language, speaking, reading and writing it as well as a native speaker. You can keep up with a fast-paced dialogue between two native speakers of this language.