- The eighth PRESTO meeting was held in Jan. 30- 31, 2015 at the Ryogoku.
- Symposium was held in Dec.4-5, 2014 at the Shinjuku NS Buildings.
- The seventh PRESTO meeting was held in Harumi from July 3-July 5, 2014.
- The seventh PRESTO meeting will be held in Harumi from Jul.03-05, 2014.
- The sixth PRESTO meeting was held in Tsukuba from Jan.31 - Feb2, 2014. The tour in the facility for development experiment and experimental proof of algal biomass and energy system in University of Tsukuba was also held at the end of the meeting.
- The sixth PRESTO meeting will be held in Tsukuba from Jan.31-Feb2, 2014.
- The debriefing session on the achievements by PRESTO scholars (Phase1:2012) was held in Nov.19, 2013 at the Akiba hall.
- The fifth PRESTO meeting was held in Hakodate from Jul. 5 to Jul. 7, 2013.Prof. Itaru Yasui and Prof. Miyachi Shigeto had special lectures.
The tours in Faculty of Fisheries Sciences Graduate School of Fisheries Sciences, Hokkaido university, and in Promotion Committee for International Fisheries and Ocean City, Hakodate were also held during this meeting.
- The fifth PRESTO meeting will be held in Hakodate from Jul. 5 -7, 2013
- The debrief meeting by PRESTO scholars (Phase 1:2012) will be held at Akiba Hall on Nov. 19, 2013.
- The third CREST kick off meeting was held at the JST Tokyo headquarter office on Jan.25, 2013.
The fourth PRESTO meeting was held at the Tokyo Garden Palace on Jan.25-26, 2013.
- The abstract of gInternational Symposium on Biotechnology for Green Growthh in 90th anniversary meeting by the Society for Biotechnology Japan is published.
- The third PRESTO meeting was held at Kobe University on Oct.27. The visit to Biorefinery Center was conducted by the courtesy of Professor Akihiko Kondo at Kobe University.
- The accomplishments by the representative of CREST scholars (Phase 1: 2012) were reported in "International Symposium on Biotechnology for Green Growth" (Kobe International Conference Center) in 90th anniversary meeting by the Society for Biotechnology Japan.
- "International Symposium on Biotechnology for Green Growth" (Kobe International Conference Center) which was collectively held in 90th anniversary meeting by the Society for Biotechnology Japan from Oct.24 to Oct.26 was successfully closed.
- Report on FY2011 CREST research implementation is now published. (2012.09.10)
- New adoptive research representatives / scholars and research projects for CREST and PRESTO in JST program on FY2012 have decided.
- International Symposium on Biotechnology for Green Growth
International Symposium on Biotechnology for Green Growth will be held during the 90th Anniversary Meeting of the Society for Biotechnology, Japan. This symposium will have 8 sessions co-organized by the Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST).
- The English website is now open.