Japan Geoscience Union Mail News No.127  November 10, 2011

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Announcement of Section
President Election

 2. JpGU Meeting 2012

proposal for JpGU Meeting 2012

are wanted!

 3. From committees

Japan Earth Science Olympiad Committee

4. What’s new

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1. Announcement of
Section President Election


elect are eligible to be section presidents either by their
own announcemnt or by recommendation. Members of Japan
Geoscience union are eligible to recommend someone and cast
votes.  We ask you an active participation.

Public announcement           
November 4, Friday, 2011

Start accepting candidates   
November 7, Monday, 2011

Close accepting candidates   
November 18, Friday, 2011

Start to vote                      
November 28, Monday, 2011

Close to cote                      
December 19, Monday, 2011

Ballot counting and announcing the result 
December 22, Thursday, 2011


For further details, see
the following URL.


  *Roles of Section
 Long-term science
visions of each section are discussed at the union science
board making up of 5 section presidents, panel of experts
looking down upon earth planetary science and executive
board members.
They eventually become science visions of
Japan Geoscience Union as a whole.
Themes beyond
sections such as environmental problems are discussed at the
focus groups launched by the union science board.
and Planetary Sciences, Atmospheric, Ocean, and
Envionmental, Human Geosciences, Solid Earth and
Giogeosciences section presidents make up the Union Science
Board and promote scientific activities under the long-term
visions together with president and vice presidents of Japan
Geoscience union.


November 10,

Board of Election
of Japan Geoscience Union
Chairman: Hiroyuki Tsubomoto
Members: Mie Ichihara
Masataka Shinohara

Masahiro Takagi
Shogo Tachibana


2. JpGU Meeting 2012

proposal for JpGU Meeting 2012

Taishi Namamoto, JpGU Meeting 2012 Program Committee Chair

Thanks to your
cooperation, session proposal for JpGU Meeting 2012 was
closed on October 21, 2011.

Total number of sessions :
181  International sessions : 44
The numbers has
steadily increased compared to JpGU Meeting 2011.

They were 174 and 41 for
JpGU Meeting 2011.

Sessions are to be
released on the web at the end of December.


Exhibitors are

Please access the
following URL.

From Committees

1. Japan Earth
Science Olympiad Committee
Application for the 4th Japan
Earth Science Olympiad selection is to be closed on November
15, 2011.  Please be active to call for applications.





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