The 37th JSD Annual Meeting will be held in Kobe City, from the 14-15th May, 2016, organized under the support of Kobe University.

1. Date

May 14th (Saturday) – 15th (Sunday), 2016.

2. Venue

Kobe University, 1-1 Rokkodai-cho, Nada-ku, Kobe 657-8501 JAPAN.

3. Registration

  1. Regular 8,000 JPY  
  2. Student 4,000 JPY
Each price includes admission and banquet fees, which are payable at venue. A letter of registration should be sent till 25th March, 2016.
The letter should include 1. Name; 2. University/institute; 3. Gender; 4. Address; 5. E-mail; 6. Telephon; 7. Category of registration; 8. Title of symposium presentation (and poster presentation).

4. Presentation

Every category of diatom research is welcome as a presentation topic in the meeting. Each oral presentation is 12 minutes followed b y 3 minutes discussion. Poster presentation is also available. Poster size should be 150cm x 120cm or smaller.
ABSTRACT for presentation should include below items. 1. Title, 2. Author, 3. Institute or University, 4. Text (less than 300 words)
Abstract should be submitted till 11th April, 2016.

5. Accommodation

Just contact us, please.

6. Organisers

Dr Hiroshi KAWAI (Chairman)
Dr Kotaro HIROSE (Executive committee chairman)
Dr Takeaki HANYUDA (Executive committee)
Dr Hidetoshi SAKAYAMA (Executive committee)
Dr Masahiro SUZUKI (Executive committee)
Dr Makoto TERAUCHI (Executive committee)

We hope to see you in this May! If you have any questions you can email the organisers.


Just contact us, please.
The 37th JSD Annual Meeting
Executive committee


place it later.

The Secretary

Dr Hiroshi KAWAI
Dr Kotaro HIROSE
(Kobe University)