Events

Event Calendar


Time Place Event For How to participate
May 19 (SAT)
16:00-18:30 Exhibition Hall 7 NASA-JAXA Hyperwall High School Teachers Pre-registration required
May 20 (SUN)
11:00-15:00 Exhibition Hall 7 NASA-JAXA Hyperwall Junior High School Students Pre-registration required
Lunchtime 103 Lunchtime Special Lecture All attendees No registration required
15:10-18:30 Exhibition Hall 7 NASA-JAXA Hyperwall High School Student Pre-registration required
19:00-22:00 ZOZO PARK GEOFUT 18 All attendees Ticketed Event
May 21 (MON)
12:30-13:30 Exhibition Hall 7 NASA-JAXA Hyperwall All attendees
(for reserchers)
No registration required
Lunchtime 103 Lunchtime Special Lecture All attendees No registration required
Lunchtime to be announced International Mixer Luncheon Students Pre-registration required
17:10-18:30 Exhibition Hall 7 NASA-JAXA Hyperwall All attendees
(for researchers)
No registration required
May 22 (TUE)
12:30-13:30 Exhibition Hall 7 NASA-JAXA Hyperwall All attendees
(for researchers)
No registration required
Lunchtime 103 Lunchtime Special Lecture All attendees No registration required
17:10-18:30 Exhibition Hall 7 NASA-JAXA Hyperwall All attendees
(for researchers)
No registration required
18:30-19:00 to be announced Award Ceremony All attendees No registration required
19:00-21:00 to be announced Party All attendees Ticketed Event
May 23 (WED)
12:30-13:30 Exhibition Hall 7 NASA-JAXA Hyperwall All attendees
(for researchers)
No registration required
Lunchtime 103 Lunchtime Special Lecture All attendees No registration required
May 24 (THU)
Lunchtime 103 Lunchtime Special Lecture All attendees No registration required
May 25 (FRI)
One Day Event Field Trip: "Special Tour to SHIRASE and PERC " All attendees Ticketed Event
One Day Event Field Trip: "Filed trip for 'Chibanian'” All attendees Ticketed Event

Field Trip

UMI Course: Special Tour to SHIRASE and PERC
This is a special tour to the scientific wealth in Funabashi and Narashino are, boarding a retired Antarctic research vessel "Japanese icebreaker SHIRASE" and visiting Planetary Exploration Research Center, Chiba Institute of Technology.
Date May 25 (FRI)
Up to 30 people
Fee 3,500 yen(tax included) *Lunch provided
Supported by City of Chiba,
Chiba Convention Bureau
Route
Meet at Makuhari Messe => Explore SHIRASE  *Guided in English =>Chiba Sapporo Beer Garden Tour, Lunch (Genghis Khan: Japanese Style Mongolian Mutton Barbecue) => Explore Planetary Exploration Research Center, Chiba Institute of Technology => break up there (5 min walk to JR Tsudanuma Station)
YAMA Course: Filed trip for “Chibanian”:
The first Japanese GSSP candidate “Chiba Section” and its adjacent sequences.
Date May 25 (FRI)
Up to 30 people
Fee 4,500 yen (tax included) * Lunch box provided
Supported by City of Chiba,
Chiba Convention Bureau
Route
Meet at Makuhari Messe => Walk to Chibanian from Tabuchi Civic Hall => Explore Yoro River and lunch => Bus to Tokyo Station
The application is to be opened soon.

GEOFUT 18

JpGU Futsal Event "GEOFUT 18"
A futsal excursion “GEOFUT 18” will be held after the scientific sessions on Sunday, 20 May.
Anyone, regardless of age and nationality as well as futsal skills, is welcome to join the game. 
Submit an application to sign up now!
会場の様子(クリックで拡大) GEOFUR 17優勝チーム(クリックで拡大) 集合写真(クリックで拡大)
Date and Time May 20 (SUN) from 19:00 to 22:00
Venue ZOZOPARK HONDA FOOTBALL AREA
*15 minutes walk from Makuhari Messe.
Website http://honda-sports-land.com/zozopark (Available in Japanese)
Details Schedule
18:30-19:00 Leave for the futsal ground
19:00-19:10 Opening ceremony
19:10-21:40 Tournament starts
21:40-21:50 Closing ceremony/ Winning team announcement
21:50-22:20 Change clothes/ Finish

Rule Basically based on futsal rules.
Women and men age over 40 get 2 points/ goal. Rules
Participation Fee Team-groups 12,000 JPY/team
*500 yen/ person for insurance will be added if the number of the team member exceeds 10 people.
Individuals 2,000JPY/person
(Insurance included)
Sign-Up (First-come-first-served basis) For Team/ Group Participation → Team Application Form (Deadline: March 30 at 5:00 pm JST.)
*Up to 9 teams entry available.

Individual Participation → Individual Application Form (Deadline: March 30 at 5:00pm JST)
*Up to 30 individuals entry available.
Other team members will be informed by email later.
Contact If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us.
GEOFUT 18 Office: futsal@jpgu.org
Basic Equipments Sports wear, Sports shoes, Shin guards
*Please bring your own wear and shoes suitable for sports.
Shoes with studs are NOT allowed in the futsal ground.
*Please do not use equipments or wear anything that may hurt yourself or another players (including any kind of jewelry).
Important Notes -GEOFUT 18 may be canceled in case of heavy rain.
Cancellation of the event will be announced by emails to the team leader or each individuals.
-Please use the locker or keep your eyes on your valuables.
We do not take any responsibility or liability for any damage or loss during this event.