The Science Centre World Summit (SCWS) is a global meeting of professionals of science centres / museums and their networks from around the world.
Date and Time: November 15 (Wed) - 17 (Fri), 2017
On the occasion of hosting the Science Centre World Summit 2017 (SCWS2017), an information panel introducing what happened on March 11, 2011, and discussing lessons that we should learn for our future will be on display.
Date and time: November 16 (Thu) - November 17 (Fri), 2017
Venue: In front of Cafe , 5F, Miraikan
Visual contents about "Happiness", which were created by the collaboration of junior-high and high-school students from the Asia-Pacific region and Japanese female junior-high and high-school students, will be presented on the Geo-Cosmos.
Date and time: 14:30-16:00, November 12 (Sun), 2017
Venue: In front of the Geo-Cosmos, 3F, Miraikan
At the first Science Centre World Summit 2017 (SCWS 2017) convened in Asia, a temporary exhibition on "rice," which underpins the food culture of Japan and other parts of Asia, will be held in conjunction with the Summit.
Exhibition Period: November 11 (Sat), 2017 - January 8 (Mon), 2018
Venue: Communication Lobby, 1F, Miraikan
About 50 artists from 10 countries will gather to perform during the MUTEK Japan 2017 festival of digital sound, music and visual creation held in Miraikan on November 3 - 5.
Date and time: November 3 (Fri) - November 5 (Sun), 2017
Venue: Miraikan - the National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation
DIGITAL CONTENT EXPO is an international event intended to shape the future of this industry five or ten years into the future as well as promote the exchange of the latest information between participating researchers, creators and businesspeople active in this field.
Date and Time: October 27 (Fri) - 29 (Sun), 2017
Venue: Special Exhibition Zone, 1F, Miraikan
Theme of the year: Moons of Saturn.
The event will feature moons that look completely different from Earth's moon, alongside with the latest research results!
Date and Time: Sep. 13. (Wed) - Oct. 6 (Fri)
Venue: Geo-Cosmos, 1st, 3rd, 5th floor
Let's talk to researchers about "Smart Eyewear"!
Date and Time:: August 9th (Wed), 2017
Venue: Miraikan, 5F Co-Studio
"What is Immunity?"
Let's see and experience it! Date and Time: August 6th (Sun), 2017. 10:00~17:00 Venue: Miraikan, 7F
Admission: Free of charge
Demo & Experience & Workshop
Would you like to participate in an experiment with a robot that can navigate on its own through a crowd of people? You can become a part of the research by simply walking around the robot. Dates: August 4 (Fri) - August 5 (Sat), 2017 Venue: Permanent Exhibition "Create your future" on 3F, Miraikan
Come and experience Miraikan in a new way through its many installations motivated by the shape of a sphere. You can enjoy viewing the Earth on the Geo-Cosmos display, participate in the VR game dome projection experiment, or just enjoy the atmosphere offered by beautifully illuminated exhibitions. Date and Time: June 3 (Sat), 2017. 17:00～22:00 Venue: Free of charge. However, admission fee required for entrance before 18:30. On the event day, the permanent exhibitions will be opened till 18:30 (admission fee required). Starting from 18:30, only installations that are part of the Night Museum will be available (no admission fee required).
Would you like to participate in an experiment with a robot that can navigate on its own through a crowd of people? You can become a part of the research by simply walking around the robot. Dates:April 28 (Fri) - April 29 (Sat), 2017 Venue:Permanent Exhibition "Create your future" on 3F, Miraikan
What lessons have we learned six years after the Earthquake? The risks of a major natural disaster, the current state of the radioactive substances released, and the renewable energy options are introduced. Dates:March 1 (Wed) - 27 (Mon), 2017 Venue:1F, Communication Lobby, Miraikan
Would you like to participate in a robotic experiment that finds its own path? You can become a part of the research data simply by walking around a robot. Dates: January 20 (Fri) - 21 (Sat), 2017 Venue: Permanent Exhibition "Create your future" on 3F, Miraikan