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ASISHORCs Joint Symposia


1st ASIAHORCs Joint Symposium


First ASIAHORCs Joint Symposium
"Asian Biodiversity: Characteristics, Conservation and Sustainable Use(tentative)"

Date and Venue

18 to 20 July, 2009 (registration: 17 July)
Noyori Conference Hall, Nagoya University (Nagoya, Aichi prefecture, Japan)

Organizer and Cooperating Institutions

Organizer: Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
Co-organizer: Nagoya University
Cooperating Institutions: ASIAHORCs member Institutions



About 150 - 200 Asian and Japanese distinguish researchers and young researchers in biodiversity fields

Organizing Committee

Chair Dr. Tetsukazu YAHARA Professor, Department of Biology, Kyushu University
Members Dr. Yoshihisa SHIRAYAMA Professor, Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University
Dr. Tohru NAKASHIZUKA Professor, Graduate School of Life Sciences, Tohoku University
Dr. Shin-ichi YAMAMOTO Professor, University Advisor, Nagoya University

Program and Presentation Materials

Date AM PM
Fri. July 17 Registration Registration
Sat. July 18 Opening Ceremony, Keynote Speech Parallel Sessions, Poster Session
Sun. July 19 Keynote Speech Field Trip
Parallel Sessions
Mon. July 20 Seminars on Hot Issues Panel Discussion, Closing Ceremony

*Please also refer the files for the report and photos, and the discussion summary.


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