JpGU International Symposium 2011

JpGU Meeting 2012 - JpGU International symposium

Date: May 20, Sunday to 25, Friday, 2012
Venue: Makuhari Messe International Conference Hall
( Nakase 2-1, Mihama-ku, Chiba-city, 261-0023, Japan )


We welcome geoscientists all over the world to join the JpGU International Symposium. The Symposium will be held by Japan Geoscience Union (JpGU), as a subset of the JpGU Meeting 2011 that is the annual assembly of JpGU.

Basic policy concerning JpGU Meeting 2011

Invitation by Noritaka Yagasaki, Chair of JpGU Meeting 2011

(Chair of Society Council of JpGU / Chair of Association of Japanese Geographers /Chair of the Geographic Education Society of Japan)

The 2011 off the Pacific Coast of Tohoku earhquake

Invitation for Student Outstanding Presentation Award (Solid Earth Sciences)

Symposium Date and Venue

Date: May 22, Sunday to 27, Friday, 2011
Venue: International Conference Hall
Makuhari Messe
2-1 Nakase, Mihama-ku, Chiba-city, 261-0023, Japan


The Symposium papers will be given only in English, while the JpGU Meeting includes both Japanese and English papers.

Guide to Japanese Visas

What's new

April 7, 2011:
March 4, 2011:
February 4, 2011:
Abstract submission was closed.
Thank you for your contribution.
Some troubles occurred due to the concentration of abstract submissions.
Abstract sumission is avairable by Feb. 7 at 12:00 JST.
If you have any trouble submitting your abstracts, please email
We counsel individually.
January 11, 2011:
Advance abstract submission, pre-registration start
Advance abstract submission was closed at 17:00 JST on Jan.31, Mon.
Due to the changeover, our WEB system is temporarily shut down from 17:00 to 20:00 JST.
Final deadline is Feb.4, Friday at 12:00 noon JST.
We're waiting for your submission.
December 20, 2010:

Previous meeting

2010 |  2009 |  2008 |  2007


(New/update membership, conference participation)

Important Dates

Sep 1:
Session Proposal starts
Oct 4:
Call for exhibitors starts (Closes when all booths are filled.)
Oct 26:
Deadline of Session Proposal
Dec 20:
Release of the session list
Jan 11:
Abstract submission starts
Jan 11:
JpGU Meeting Registration starts
Jan 31 17:00 JST:
Deadline of Advance Abstract submission
Feb 4 12:00 JST:
Deadline of Abstract submission
Mar 10:
Starts recruiting Part-times
Mar 10:
Starts accepting reservation for paid conference rooms
May 9:
Pre-JpGU Meeting registration closes