Japan Geoscience Union Mail News No.64 January 12, 2010

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1. Prefatory Note by Gaku Kimura, president of Japan Geoscience Union  
2. JpGU Meeting 2010 Information
       ・ Abstract Submission starts today, January 12, 2010! 
       ・ Meeting Registration has been postponed to January 19, 2010.
       ・ Exhibitors are wanted now!
3. From Committees

2. JpGU Meeting 2010 Information
(1) Abstract Submission starts today, January 12, 2010!
  Abstract Submission starts January 12, Tuesday, 2010.
  Advance Abstract Submission closes on January 29, Friday, at 17:00 JST, 2010.  *Note 1
  Final closing for Abstract Submission is February 5, Friday, at 12:00 noon JST, 2010.
Pre-registration start has been postponed due to the delay of new system building.
  Pre-registration starts on January 19, Tuesday, 2010.
  Pre-registration closes April 9, Friday, at 23:59 JST, 2010  *Note 2
  JpGU Meeting 2010: From May 23, Sunday to May 28, Friday, 2010

Flow Chart of Meeting Registration :

*Note 1
  Pre-registration rate is adopted by January 29, Friday at 17:00 JST.
  After that, normal rate is automatically adopted.
  Please be sure to complete payment by the due date.

*Note 2
  From this meeting, JpGU Meeting 2010, registration can be made through our website after pre-registration is closed.
  But normal rate is adopted on April 10. 2010 and after.
  Please be sure to complete payment by the due date. 

URL for JpGU Meeting 2010:

(3)Exhibitors are wanted!
Many kinds of booths for universities and research institutes, scientific societies, science unions, business enterprises and publishers are set on the 1st floor, 2nd floor central lobby and also at the foyer.
Please utilize them for introducing your research activities, advertisements of your equipments, selling books and exchanging information.
On the university information panel, you can introduce your university and put out information.  Application are to be closed when spaces are filled.  We're waiting for your application, as soon as possible.  Applications are to be closed when booths are filled.
Please note that we adopt first-come, first-served basis from this year, and you can choose your booth number. 

Please see the following website for further information:
3. From Committees
 (1) NPO Japan Earth Science Olympiad Committee
The 2nd Japan Earth Science Olympiad preliminary selection or the 1st selection for the 4th international Earth Science Olympiad in Indonesia was held on December 20, 2009 at 41 venues at the same time.  682 students applied and 551 students competed each other. 
The result are to be shown at the beginning of February and around 24 students who wins the 1st selection are to advance to the final selection called "Grand prix Chikyu-ni-wakuwaku" held in Tukuba from March 24 to 26, 2010.


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