Japan Geoscience Union


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 H 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 Period: Sept 2 (MON) - Oct 11 (FRI) at 5:00pm JST

* Conveners are expected to also refer to the For Conveners webpage for details before proposing a session.

2020 Session List & Session Information

Session List is open on December 2.

2020 Meeting Program

Session program will be published on December 2.
Final program will be open on March 3, 2020.

Mobile App

JpGU-AGU Mobile App will be available in May.

Absract PDF Download

Abstracts will be downloadable on May 15, 2020.

Contact between Conveners and Presenters

Communication between conveners and presenters may be done using a designated tool.
The tool is planned to open in mid-March.
If any questions or concerns on the presentation, presenter are encouraged to contact the session convener.

Invited Author List (Potential)

Potential invited author list will be introduced on the website on December 2.
The list will be updated accordingly.

Union Sessions

Union sessions focus on topics with a broad interest that are outside of a single section. Union session details are available on December 2.

Public Sessions

Public sessions are open public attendees who are interested in geoscience.
Registration fee is not charged for attendees of these sessions.
Public sessions are open on December 2.

Joint Session with Partner Unions

JpGU is pleased to promote joint sessions with our partner Unions and Society, AOGS and EGU.
Joint session list is published on December 2.

*Being the joint meeting with AGU, all sessions convened at JpGU-AGU 2020 including J Sessions are considered as joint sessions with AGU.

Co-Sponsored Sessions with JpGU Society Members

Each year, sessions co-sponsored or co-organized with or Society Members are convened at the annual meetings.
Co-sponsored session details are open on December 2.