Session and Program

Session Category

Sessions in JpGU meetings are categorized into 7 JpGU Categories and subcategory.
Union and Public Sessions are sessions out of these 7 categories.
Union U Sessions to present the up-to date frontier topics related to all earth and planetary sciences related community.
Public O Sessions open to the public to promote scientists' outreach activities, and to help societies' understandings of research fields of our union.
1 Space and Planetary Sciences P Planetary Science, Solar Terrestrial Physics, Space Physics, Space Electromagnetism Exoplanetology... etc.
2 Atmospheric and Hydrospheric Sciences A Atmospheric Science, Meteorology, Atmospheric Environment, Ocean Sciences, Hydrology, Limnology, Ground Water Hydrology, Cryospheric Sciences, Geoenvironmental Science, Climate Change Research...etc.
3 Human Geosciences H Geography, Geomorphology, Engineering Geology, Sedimentology, Natural Disaster, Disaster Prevention, Resources, Energy...etc.
4 Solid Earth Sciences S Geodesy, Seismology, Geomagnetism, Science of the Earth's Interior, Earth and Planetary Tectonics Dynamics, Geology, Quaternary Research, Lithology and Mineralogy, Volcanology, Geochemistry...etc.
5 Biogeosciences B Biogeosciences, Space Biology, Origin of Life, Geosphere-Biosphere Interactions, Palaeontology, Paleoecology...etc
6 Education & Outreach G Earth Science Education, School Education, Relation to the society...etc.
7 Multidisciplinary and Interdisciplinary M Session that cannot be categorized into one session, Joint Symposium with other scientific societies...etc.

Session Proposal

Session Proposal site is open from Sep 1 (FRI) at 2:00 pm through October 12 (THU) at 5:00 pm (JST), 2017.


* Please refer to Convener Guidelines before proposing a session.

Session List & Schedule

Session list will be published on December 1, 2017.

Meeting Programs

Session schedule will be published on December 1, 2017.

Final program is planned to be released in mid-March.

Mobile App

Mobile App for JpGU Meeting 2018 will be available in May 2018.

Absract PDF Download

Abstract PDF will be available on May 11, 2018.

Invited Author (Tentative)

The tentative list of invited authors will be online from December 1, 2017.

Union Session

Union sessions focus on topics a broad interest that are outside of a single section.
Union session will be published on December 1, 2017.

Public Session

Public sessions are open to anyone who has a interest in geoscience for free.
Public session list will be available on December 1, 2017.