Cross the Border! Workshop 2022 (Update)

We are pleased to announce the FY2022 Cross the border! Workshop.

Saturday, March 4, 2023 13:00 – 16:00

 Part 1: Presentation (Zoom)
Part 2: Meetup(oVice)

 * You can access Zoom from 12:45 on the day of the event. Please be sure not to be late.

First, we would like you to watch the message from Dr. Kanda, the project officer. (Added on Feb 3)

List of Participants

Available on the adopters page

HANDLE WITH CAREDo not provide this information to anyone other than the participants of this workshop, as it contains personal information.

Part 1: Presentation 13:00 – 15:00

Zoom participation URL will be emailed to you on Wednesday, March 1, three days prior to the event. Please be sure to check it.

Date: Scheduled on Wednesday, March 1

Subject: 【重要】越境型ワークショップ2022 Zoom参加URLのご案内/[Important] Cross border Workshop 2022 Zoom Participation URL Information

From: 越境型理工系博士人材育成プロジェクト 事務局〈


  • We will send to your Tokyo Tech “M” adress(
  • We will set the name(display name) so that the participating groups can be identified. Please do not change it.
  • Please join Zoom by clicking the ” Join Meeting” button in the email you receive. The URL is different from other participants and cannot be shared.

In case you do not receive the email, please contact us by 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 2.


All third-year doctoral students

Contents of presentation

Briefly explain the results of your doctoral dissertation and how it will benefit society in
the future in a way that can be understood by non-specialists (e.g. your parents).

Method of presentation

PowerPoint 5 pages max including the followings. No prior submission is required (submitted on the day of the event).

・Research background (importance of the research)
・Research results (originality and novelty)
・How it will benefit society in the future

Presentation time

Presentation: 5 minutes

Discussions: 8 minutes (+2 minutes spare): with D1 and D2 students and faculty (many of
them are non-specialists)


Japanese or English


・Please operate the slides you will be presenting.

・The presentations will be given in the order shown in () in the “発表者” column of the list of participants.

・There is no problem even if the title of your presentation differs from the research theme you have submitted. Please let us know when you make your presentation.

Part 2: Meetup 15:00 – 16:00

We will provide an opportunity for you to interact with other applicants using the oVice virtual space.

 oVice Manual(JapaneseEnglish

You can gather on topics of your interest and talk freely with other adopters.

  • Talk about your research
  • Future life
  • Life in doctoral program
  • Dissertation
  • Job hunting, Internship
  • D1,D2
  • Women researchers
  • How to get DC offer
  • Off-Campus study
  • Free Conversation

Special Guests

The project’s external advisors and Tokyo Tech’s career advisor will join the meetup.
Don’t miss this opportunity to talk to them directly! 

  • Mr. MOURI Hiroshi, Former President, Bridgestone Americas Center for Research & Technology
  • Ms. KAWAKAMI Noriko, Senior Fellow, Toshiba Mitsubishi-Electric Industrial Systems Corporatio (TMEIC)
  • Prof. MORISHIMA Toshiko, Specially Appointed Professor, Student Support Center, Career Advisor, Tokyo Tech

oVice Trial Session” will be held! Let’s try it!

Date : Monday, February 27 and Tuesday, February 28

Time : Each day 10:00 ~ 16:00

Login : oVice Trial space *You cannnot log in the space on the other date and time.

We will also invite an oVice staff to explain the operation of oVice on Monday, February 27 from 14:00 to 14:30. Please join us!

Emergency contact number

If you are unavoidably absent or late on the day of the event, please call the office. (03)5734-2069

Please contact us through our website for any inquiries or questions up to the day before the event.