The Japan Geoscience Union Meeting brings together researchers in differing specialties from many institutes throughout the world.
Many oral presentations, poster presentations, invited lectures and special lectures have been delivered until today.
In 2019, the JpGU Annual Meeting will take place at Makuhari Messe, Chiba, Japan from 26 (SUN) to 30 (THU) May 2019 .
(Click HERE for the 2019 meeting information)

Session & Presentation

All presentations are given in a consecutive set of presentations called "Session".
In the last few years, more than 200 sessions have been convened during our annual meeting.
Presentation formats are orals and posters.
Oral presentations are made in the coference rooms, using slides, other vidual materials.
Poster presentation is given with a poster style material.
Presentation languages is either English or Japanese.

Public Session & Public Day

JpGU Meeting also invites public attendees to the public sessions held on the Public Day (Sunday).
Public sessions aim to introduce the latest scientific research results on Geoscience in an easy-to -understand manner.
These sessions welcome anyone interested in geosciences for free.

How to participate

All attendees must make a registration to attend the meeting.
Those who completes the registration and payment during by the early-bird registration deadline will receive a discount.
Both pre-registration and on-site registration is available for public sessions. Registration is free of charge for public session attendees.
Attendees who completed the registration may enter the site by scaning the e-ticket (this is called check-in) displayed on each individual members webpage.
The attendees listed below may also attend the meeting free of charge.
- Press staff
- Business meetings attendees
- Undergraduate students, high school students or younger

JpGU Meeting 2018 Summary

Period May 20(SUN)-24(THU), 2018 for 5 days
Venue Makuhari Messe International Conference Hall, International Exhibition Hall 7
Tokyo Bay Makuhari Hall
Host Japan Geoscience Union (JpGU)
Society Members 49 organizations
Sponsorship 46 organizations
Co-sponsor The Astronomical Society of Japan, The Japanese Coral Reef Society, Japan Association for Earthquake Engineering, The Japan Landslide Society, The Japanese Geotechnical Society, Japan Society of Erosion Control Engineering, The Japan Society of High Pressure Science and Technology, Japan Society of Civil Engineers
Total Number of Participants 7968 attendees
Presentations Oral Presentaions 2691
Poster Presentations 2310
Total 5001
Exhibitors 140

Past Meetings Archieves

2018 2017  2016  2015  2014

Abstract PDF of the 2018 meeting is available at 2018 Abstract PDF.