Japan Geoscience Union Mail News No.36
Mar. 10, 2009.



Japan Geoscience Union Meeting 2009 (JpGU Meeting 2009)


Time Schedule

March 13 2009 Recruiting for
part-timers starts.
March 13 2009
Programs of each session are
fixed by each conveners.
March 17 2009
Accepting night and lunch
meetings starts.
March 19 2009 Notifying the
result of each abstract submission and schedule to abstract
submitters, authors, presenters and chairpersons.
April 8 2009 Program is
released on our website.
April 10 2009
Pre-registration and application for the party at a discount
rate are closed.
10 Apr 2009
Preliminary registration and application for the party at a
discount rate are closed.
08 May 2009 Programs and
CD-ROMs are to be forwarded to abstract submitters and
pre-registered participants.
16-21 May 2009 JpGU
Meeting 2009 ( Party is on May 18 )

Pre-registration for JpGU Meeting
2009 and reception are wanted!

Pre-registration at the discounted
price are closed on April 10, Friday at noon JPT.
Please register from the following website in a hurry.

Japanese website for pre-registration
    (Payment : the credit card or the bank transfer)

English website for pre-registration
   (Payment : cash on site)

Information about Reception

Date Monday, May
Time 19:00-21:00
Place Restaurant in
the exhibition hall (maximum 150 people)
Fee (preliminary)
General : \4,000, Student : \1,500
General : \5,000, Student : \2,000

*You can attend the reception at the
discounted price if you apply in advance.
*You can apply only for the reception if you have a JpGU ID number.


Accommodation during JpGU Meeting

On the first day of JpGU Meeting 2009,
accommodations near Makuhari Messe are all booked up on May 16 on
Saturday. Please think about the accommodations near Kaihin Makuhari

※Information of accommodations near the venue


To abstract
submitters (Affiliations on Abstract CD-ROMs)

Please see to it
that your affiliations described on your abstracts are based on the
information of your Personal Data Entry as of March 23, Monday at 17:00

Introduction of

Please come by the Central
Lobby on the 2nd floor.
We have wide-ranging exhibitors for JpGU Meeting 2009.
This time, private companies, research institutions, universities and
graduate schools and faculties are waiting for you.

CENTRAL Corporation

ITT Visual Information Solutions K.K.


Geosys, Inc.

ESRI Japan Corporation



Geoscience Research Laboratory, Co.


start to recruit part-timers for JpGU Meeting 2009 from March 13, 2009.

Your cooperation to run
JpGU Meeting 2009 will be highly appreciated.

 We recruit for
advertisements for our programs, A3 size and double-page spread or

45,000 copies have been distributed to participants and abstract
submitters last year.
Please utilize them to advertise your businesses.
Please see the following website for further details.


From Committees


International Geoscience Olympiad Committee

As a result of the 1st
selection last December, 32 students (including 2 3rd-grade
students of junior high school and 4 3rd-grade students of
high school) are selected.

They are selected from
as many as 587 applicants across the country.

They are going to
challenge the 2nd selection held at Tokyo University on March

For further
information, please see the following website.



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113-0032, Japan   
Phone: +81-6914-2080 Fax: +81-3-6914-2088