Hokkaido University

Hokkaido Summer Institute (HSI) 2019 is on going! - HSI Report#2

August 26, 2019

The Hokkaido Summer Institute course "Space policy of the World and Japan" provides university students from engineering and political science backgrounds the opportunity to analyze space policy and learn about the complications involved in developing policies managing its activities.


The course ran from August 5th to the 9th and was open to any Master's and Ph.D. student. Hokkaido University students and international students from China and India discussed policy-making and learned about the space policies of countries in Asia, Europe, and North America. According to the course convener, Professor Kazuto Suzuki, it is also the only university-level course in Japan to focus on space policy. [MORE]