About Project

We are going to redesign the methods of science communication and the role of science communicators for the future society based on evolving science and technology. By using various methods and tools, such as workshops and the Opinion Bank, we will clarify the public's potential sense of values and anxiety, and analyze factors influencing attitude formation.

Research Director

Picture of Murai Jun

Murai Jun

Faculty of Environment and Information Studies, Keio University

He developed the Japan University UNIX Network (JUNET) in 1984, established WIDE Project in 1988, aiming to research and develop the computer networks, currently the Founder. He is a member of the Strategic Headquarters for the Promotion of an Advanced Information and Telecommunications Network Society (IT Strategic Headquarters), a member of the Cyber Security Policy Council, National center of Incident readiness and Strategy for Cybersecurity (NISC). He is known as the "Internet samurai" and, in Japan has also been called "the father of the Internet in Japan".

Message from Research Director

Find what excites you, and continue to do it as much as you want! Your parents may try to stop you but, if you really like to and enjoy doing it, it is worthwhile for you to try!