Japan Geoscience Union



Name of the meeting JpGU - AGU Joint Meeting 2020: Virtual
Date Juy 12 (Sun) - 16 (Thu), 2020
Meeting Format Virtual
Host Japan Geoscience Union (JpGU) / American Geophysical Union (AGU)
Contact & Inquiry Contact Form

Important Dates

May 16 (Sat) Additional abstract submission opens
May 26 (Tue) Deadline of additional abstract submission (5:00pm JST)
June 1 (Mon) DFS Program release
June 2 (Tue) Registration opens
July 3 (Fri) Abstract PDF release
July 9 (Thu) iPoster Gallery opens
July 12 (Sun) - 16 (Thu) JpGU - AGU Joint Meeting 2020: Virtual

Session Hours

Union & Public Sessions

AM1 9:00 am - 10:30am
AM2 10:45 am - 12:15 pm
Lunchtime 12:15 pm - 2:15pm
PM1 2:15 pm - 3:45 pm
PM2 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

DFS Hours

*DFS is scheduled for 45 minutes/ slot in the morning.

DFS1 9:00 am - 9:45 am
DFS2 9:45 am - 10:30 am
DFS3 10:45 am - 11:30 am
DFS4 11:30 am - 12:15

Presentation Format & Language

Presentation Format

Except for Union and Public Sessions, all oral and poster presentations in regular sessions are request to adopt the online poster format using iPoster.

*This type of presentation can include conventional images and text, and also affords the possibility of using videos and audio files and the use of interactive communication tools.
Presentation currently accepted as oral In addition to the presentation materials (such as slides), pre-recorded videos and audios can be uploaded.

Presenters may set time windows for interation using communication tools(ZOOM, chats).
Presentation currently accepted as poster In addition to traditional poster materials, presenters can also upload videos and audios.

Presenters may set time windows for intecation using communication tools(ZOOM, chats).
*ZOOM account is not provided for individual interaction. Please provide yourselves. It is requested that due considerations will be made for security, such as by setting passwords (mandatory).

Session & Presentation Language

Session language is either English and /or Japanese.

*Presenters should follow the session language rule when making iPosters.
*The session language declared by conveners are applicable to DFS.
Session Language Code iPoster Language DFS Language
E English English
J English or Japanese(presenter's choice) English or Japanese(convener's choice)

Fee Table

Annual Dues

*Consumption tax is not charged to the JpGU Annual Due.
(Including K-12 teachers and JpGU senior members)
2,000 JPY
Graduate Student & Postdoctoral Student 1,000 JPY
Undergraduate Student No charge

Abstract Submission Fee

*Tax included.
*This rate applies for additional abstract submissions.
Abstract Submission Fee
4,400 JPY

Registration Fee

*Tax included.
*JpGU members rate applies for AGU, AOGS and EGU Members.
*Discount on the registration fee does not apply for Meeting Participant ID (Nonmember ID). A standard rate is charged.
*The registration fee covers the full access to all contents of JpGU-AGU 2020: Virtual.
Registration Fee
Discounted Rate for Members
(JpGU, AGU, AOGS and EGU Members)
Standard Rate (Meeting Participant ID)
Regular 14,300 JPY 23,100 JPY
K-12 School Teacher *1 7,700 JPY 14,300 JPY
Graduate Student 7,700 JPY 14,300 JPY
Senior (JpGU and AGU Member only)*2 7,700 JPY -
Undergraduate Students No charge
*1 K-12 School Teacher rate applies only for elementary, junior high, high school teachers.
University teachers/ professors are categorized and should be registered as 'Regular'.
*2 Discount for 'Senior' is applied for senior members of JpGU Members and AGU Members. This rate does not apply for other ID categories including EGU and AOGS members.
*Undergraduate stuents are required to send the copy of their student IDs using the designated form to prove their student status.


Payment Methods

The only method accepted for payments is by credit card on the online system.

Bank transfer by affiliated institutions is not available from 2020.
If you have any inquiries regarding payments or you experience difficulties in using credit cards, please see the Payment page.