International Young Innovators Summit, 8-11 October 2018, Japan


August 20, 2018

Event Date:

October 08, 2018 - October 11, 2018

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Japan is a country that creates many innovations to build their country. They are able to maintain the traditional culture even though modernization is developed in many aspects. We can learn from Japan such as culture, technology, society, education.

This program connecting young generation into the global network, learning from well developed country and understanding not only the theory but also the practice of innovation. Visiting one of the best university in Japan, learning how student-life there, visiting company will help to make decision for their future.


1. Youth age between 15 – 25 years old (high school student, university student, fresh graduate are welcomes)

2. Good communication skill and knowledge

3. Having good personality and attitude

4. Submit an essay according to the paper guidelines before 20 August 2018


  • Day 1 (8th OCTOBER 2018)

Arrival at Japan International Airport (Haneda / Narita)

All participants should arrive at Haneda / Narita International Airport at least by 15.00 KST.

Welcoming Dinner and Check In

First meeting to welcome all of the participants to build a strong relationship and introducing the staff. In this session participants will also be divided into some groups and be given a project that they will do during the program.

  • Day 2 (9th OCTOBER 2018)

Conference Session

In this session, speakers will share their experiences and perspective about innovation on different sectors, such as entrepreneurship, culture, social, and technology

  1. Why Innovation is Important Nowadays
  2. Japanese Traditional Culture in Modern World

Parallel Session

Delegates will present their essay. Each paper will have 10 minutes (7 minutes’ presentation, 3 minutes QandA )

  • Day 3 (10th OCTOBER 2018)


The Delegates will be given a chance to have a visit to the best campus in Tokyo and will be given the explanation about the campus, campus life, and study in japan by the student ambassadors, and delegates also can make a networking with the local students.


The delegates will learn about Chanoyu (Tea Ceremony) with Japanese  in Japan traditional house, wearing Japan traditional dress (Kimono) and explore historical building.

Company Learning in Panasonic Centre Tokyo

Panasonic Center Tokyo is a Corporate Global Communications Hub for Panasonic.With a vision to realize ‘A Better Life, A Better World’ for each individual customer, the Center serves as a vehicle for communications, receiving opinions and requests directly from customers while presenting actual initiatives and solutions.

  • Day 4 (11th October 2018)

Company Exposure in Miraikan The National Museum Of Emerging Science and Innovation 

The National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation (日本科学未来館 Nippon Kagaku Mirai-kan), simply known as the Miraikan (未来館, literally “Future Museum”), is a museum created by Japan’s Science and Technology Agency.

Odaiba Excursion

Accessed via the Rainbow Bridge or the futuristic Yurikamome train, Odaiba is a high-tech entertainment hub on an artificial island in Tokyo Bay. Visitors head to the beach at Seaside Park, enjoy Mt. Fuji views from the Daikanransha Ferris wheel, and interact with robots at the Miraikan science museum. Malls include Aqua City and the Venice-themed VenusFort, and there are sushi bars with views along the waterfront.

Airport Drop

After the program finish, the delegates will drop to the airport on 14.00 pm

Essay Guidelines

International Young Innovators Summit 2018



Innovation from Young Generation for Better Future


  • Innovation in Social
  • Innovation in Culture
  • Innovation in Technology
  • Innovation in Health
  • Other sub-theme that related to innovation

Important Dates

No Activity Date
1 Delegates Registration and Submit Essay 30th July-20th August 2018
2 Confirmation of attendance Before 25th August 2018
3 Essay Presentation 9th October 2018
4 International Young Innovators Summit 8th-11th October 2018


Essay Participant Requirements

  1. Youth age 15-25 years old (senior high school student, university student and fresh graduate)
  2. Essay author can individual or team consist of maximum 2 person
  3. Send an essay according to essay guidelines

Registration Mechanism

  1. Participant fill form in website
  2. Participant send full essay (paper) with file title IYIS_Participant Name_School/University Name to email essay@younginnovatorsummit.combefore 20th August 2018
  3. Short Essay in application form will be reviewed. If pass review process, participant will get Letter of Acceptance (LoA) International Youth Innovators Summit) maximum 5 days after send essay., after that you must send us the full essay before 20thAugust 2018

Essay Guidelines

  1. Essay are original work of participants, have never been included in other competitions, and have never been published in any form.
  2. The essay is written in 3-5 pages. The essay is typed in Microsoft Word with 12 font sizes, Times New Roman, space 1.5, 3 cm margins (top, bottom, right, and left), and A4 paper size.
  3. On the first page of essay write essay title (font 14, bold) and the name of author (font 12).
  4. All reference sources in the form of books, journals, newspapers or other sources must be included in reference.
  5. Essay is written in Indonesian or English.

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