JENESYS 2.0: Science and Technology 18th Batch (Science and Technology, Manufacturing, Advanced Technology) (Viet Nam, Indonesia)

1 July 2014

    From 24 June to 1 July, about 110 university students from Viet Nam and Indonesia are visiting Japan as part of a programme on the theme of “Science and Technology, Manufacturing, Advanced Technology” under JENESYS 2.0.

    Participants first visited Tokyo to observe an advanced technology facility. Then they were divided into groups to visit Gifu, Aichi and Kumamoto Prefectures. In order to have a first-hand experience with Japanese science and technology and Japanese culture that are highly acclaimed and attracting a large attention, the participants will have an opportunity to feel the attractions of each prefecture on various aspects through visiting a local government, a local company and popular sights, having cultural experience as well as exchanging views with local residents.

    This programme is expected to enable youths from Viet Nam and Indonesia to deepen their understanding of and interest in “Japan brand” and Japanese values including its strengths and attractions, and to disseminate their experiences in their respective countries.