The world is at a major turning point. Recent changes in global economics and industrial priorities, environmental and energy policies, food production and population movements have produced formidable challenges that must be addressed for sustaining life on earth.

The objective of this conference is to provide an ‘interdisciplinary-platform’ to enhance mutual understanding between scientists, engineers, policy makers, and experts from a wide spectrum of pure and applied sciences in order to resolve the daunting global issues facing mankind. In particular, the organizers would like to encourage graduate school students to participate and talk directly with internationally renowned academics, industrialists, and opinion leaders for a firsthand view of the major issues facing scientists and engineers of the 21st century.


Date: Thursday 22nd and Friday 23rd October 2015
Place: Irago Sea-Park & Spa Hotel, Tahara-city, Aichi, Japan


Deadline for Abstract Submission: 31 August Monday, 2015
Extended to 11 September Friday, 2015

Registration fee

(Early-bird registration by 25 September)
2,000JPY (students) / 20,000JPY (others)

(After 25 September)
7,000JPY (students) / 25,000JPY (others)

Further information and The Irago Conference website:

E-mail: secretariat[at]iragoconference.jp
Telephone: 81-(0)-532-81-5133
URL: http://www.iragoconference.jp