The 11th Japan-Korea-China Joint Conference on Geography

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Join us everyone, in inspiring all generations and inspiring new geography!

This Asia-based conference has provided academic exchanges and discussion by dedicated researchers, mainly young geographers from Japan, Korea and China, since 2006. The 11th conference will be held in Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan in 2016. Join us, enjoy academic exchange and deepen your friendship!

SCHEDULE: September 11-14, 2016
*Registration will start from April 2016, and deadline is planned for late June 2016.

VENUE: Sapporo, Hokkaido, JAPAN

THEME: Frontiers of Asian Geography: talking about the decade, creating our future with young spirits
The topic of this conference, “ Frontiers of Asian Geography: talking about the decade, creating our future with young spirits”, implies the economical and social development of diverse regions, and the occurrence of various sorts of problems in Asia. We hope to enhance the partnership between all Asian countries, and to create a place that brings up new issues and puts forward policy recommendation from a geographical approach. This conference also intends to contribute to building future generations with global perspective. In addition, this conference has provided opportunities for international researchers from Asia to present and discuss their latest research. We hope that all generations can join us, exchange ideas and create friendships with geographers.

TOPICS: Human/Physical Geography, Geomorphology, Climatology, Interdisciplinary Research
We welcome various theme and target from a Geographical perspective:

  • urban/rural transformation, aging society, population explosion, globalization, neoliberalization,
  • global/local climate change, heat island, paleoclimatology,
  • culture and community, global/local environment and governance in East Asia,
  • landscape response to tectonic and climatic forcing, structural and chronological evolution of active fold and thrust belts, risk management in East Asia,
  • GIS/RS based analysis, geographical research on new theories and new methods
  • and so on


IMPORTANT Cancellation Policy
Deadlines and fees for cancellation of completed registration:
Before July 1, 2016: 50% refund of all registration fees
No refund will be given for cancellation made on or after July 1, 2016.
To cancel your registration, send an email stating your intent to cancel to the committee.