JSTS (Japan Seminar on Technology for Sustainability) is an international seminar dedicated to students intending global leadership. This event is organized by Japanese Students Organizing Committee.
The aim of JSTS 2017 is to provide a general forum to enhance various skills in global and practical situations. Students from all over the world, together with KOSEN students, gather in Kumamoto and make international teams to tackle technical problems provided by sponsoring local companies, to come up with suitable solutions. The teams are required to implement their ideas and to prove effectiveness of the solution.
After JSTS 2017, the participants will attend ISTS (International Seminar on Technology for Sustainability) 2017. ISTS 2017 is a unique seminar held in Turku, Finland. The seminar will also have a workshop to improve skills acquired in JSTS 2017 and exert them.