Workshop

Company Promotion for Recruitment

Background

Young people are strongly oriented towards large companies in their job hunting and young and developing companies are struggling to recruit workers. Furthermore, students have lost interest in some industries. For example, the semiconductor industry has less recruits in spite of its importance for our usual life. In such situation, most of small and medium companies are needed to scheme to advertise information of the company strategically to attract students.

Problem Statements

Propose and implement a method to make the company known among students.

  •  – Grasp the situation of company and collect business type information.
  •  – Propose advertising method to increase number of application by providing the company information efficiently and strategically.
  •  – Produce a prototype to realize the content of the proposal.

Problem Providing Company

 – Maviss Design Co., Ltd.

With the development of semiconductor and integrated circuit manufacturing technology, our lives are rich. Along with the miniaturization and higher performance of integrated circuits, the devices are becoming more compact and more powerful. All the devices in the world are connected on the network and exchange various information.

The main business of this company is the design of semiconductors and integrated circuits essential for devices. It is a young company founded in 2013, but a lot of experienced circuit design professionals are working.

URL: http://www.maviss-design.com (JP)

Design a Comfortable House

Background

House style differs depending on countries, regions, histories, climates, cultures, religions, and so on. It depends also on the composition and lifestyle of the family living in the house. So, house building company takes responsibility for analyzing client’s request and providing a design of the most suitable living space.

Problem Statements

  •  – Design a house in which your client’s family can live comfortably.
  •  – Make proposals for your client’s family to understand easily.

Notes

Problem Providing Company

 – KOZO KEIKAKU ENGINEERING Inc.

URL: http://www.kke.co.jp/en

Monitoring System for Dementia Patients

Background

All over the world, not only in Japan, the number of dementia patients is increasing trend. As is well known, behaviors of dementia patients cannot be foreseen, so someone has to watch over them day and night. However, hospital facilities that accept dementia patients are not enough in number, and the family of the patient has to be burdened heavily when the care is taken at home. It has become a big social problem.

Problem Statements

  •  – Assume situations where the monitoring system for dementia patients will be needed.
  •  – Discuss appropriate solutions of the monitoring system in such situations.
  •  – Make a prototype of the solutions to be realized.

Problem Providing Company

 – Y’s Reading Inc.

Y’s Reading Inc. develops the systems which introduce ICT into medical field actively by utilizing remote image processing system and artificial intelligence (AI). Today, the medical system adopting ICT is widely used at medical and welfare field. In order to deal with the increasing number of dementia patients in recent years, the company has contributed to the needs from such fields by developing monitoring systems for the patients.

URL: http://www.ysreading.co.jp (JP)

         http://labo.ysreading.co.jp/ys-keeper (JP)

Reduce Damage to Agricultural Products by Wildlife

Background

Japanese farmers, especially in mountainous areas, are seriously suffering from damage to their crops by wildlife such as wild boars, monkeys, deer, birds. Extermination with hunting guns or other devices can be one of the solutions. However, not only licensed hunters have been decreasing, but also extermination itself is restricted, even though such animals are regarded as “vermin” from an agricultural point of view, by laws concerning wildlife protection.

Problem Statements

Think of an “ecologically conscious” solution to reduce damage to Japanese agricultural products by wildlife, considering symbiosis of wildlife and human beings.

Notes

  •  – More detailed information will be provided during JSTS 2017.
  •  – Participants are expected to approach possible solutions from various engineering fields.

Problem Providing Company

 – Suematsu Electronics, Ltd.

Suematsu Electronics, established in 1975, has served as a manufacturer of electric fence devices for over 40 years. Based on our experience at agricultural scenes, our business covers wide areas from planning, designing, manufacturing, sales, to quality control. Aiming to provide products safe and friendly not only to users but also to nature, we make every effort to satisfy our customers’ needs in terms of both cost and quality.

URL: http://www.getter.co.jp (JP)