This research focuses on engaging non-experts with professional researchers.

I helped to introduce the science communication format of Science Cafes (Cafe Scientifique) into Japan in the mid-2000s.

Indicative publications include:

Sipping Science: The Interpretative Flexibility of Science Cafés in Denmark and Japan

科学技術と社会の楽しい関係: Café Scientifique(イギリス編) (in Japanese)

Science Engagement