March 5, 2013 Now accepting applications for The 4th CanSat Leader Training Program(CLTP4)
Applications open for the 4th CanSat Leader Training Program (CLTP4),
22 July-21 August 2013, Shin Kawasaki (K2) Campus, Keio University, Kawasaki, Kanagawa, Japan.
Details and Application forms are available here at "How to Apply".
Also visit the updated CLTP4 information page at "General Information".
Last date of application: Friday, March 29, 2013 (until 17:00 Japan Standard Time)
Novemver 8, 2012
ARLISS 2012 Report page now available at below link.
Due to the Great East Japan Earthquake, the program on 15-16 March was cancelled.
However, the Mission Idea Contest on March 14 was held as planned and "Integrated Meteorological / Precise Positioning Mission Utilizing Nano-Satellite Constellation" by Mr. Yuki Sato et al. of Mitsubishi Electric Corporation Advanced Technology R&D Center was chosen as the 1st prize winner among 10 finalist teams.
(For the detailed results, please refer the Official Website of MIC.)
The documentary film produced by Wakayama University CREA Broadcasting Project Team won the first prize at University Broadcasting Contest organized by NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation).
The film was created from the movies shot in the span of 3 years at several locations such as Wakayama, Akita and Nevada in US to cover the Science Club students of Toin Gakuen High-School in Wakayama of their desperate efforts to develop their CanSat and to win at the honorable CanSat Koshien in 2008, the annual performance competition of high-school students' developed CanSat.
A New Year Message from Mr. Takeo TOKIWA, who has been newly-appointed as Administrative Manager of UNISEC as of October 1, 2010.
"I look forward to continuing progress of UNISEC and UNISEC members in the New Year 2011."