The 111th SRD Meeting Organizing Committee is pleased to invite you to the SRD Annual Meeting. The meeting will be held at Shinshu University Ueda Campus from 12th to 16th September 2018. We ensure enough time for oral and poster presentations to guarantee the opportunities for the sufficient discussion as we did in the past meetings.

The 111th SRD Meeting

  • 1. Date
  • 12th (Wed) to 16th (Sun) September 2018
  • 2. Venue
  • Shinshu University-Ueda Campus
  • 3-15-1 Tokida, Ueda, Nagano 386-8567, Japan
  • 3. President
  • Prof. Shinichi Hochi (Faculty of Textile Science and Technology, Shinshu University)
  • 4. Contact
  • The 111th SRD Meeting Organizing Committee
  • Department of Applied Biology
  • Faculty of Textile Science and Technology
  • Shinshu University
  • Fax: +81-268-21-5830
  • 5. Registration Fee
  • Honorary member: Free
    Regular & Silver member: Early-bird 5,000 yen, On-site 6,000 yen
    Student member: Early-bird 3,000 yen, On-site 3,500 yen
    Non-member: 8,000 yen.
    Registration fees include a printed copy of the proceedings, and they will be payable online. Detailed information will be available in the next announcement, Circular 2.
  • 6. Abstract submission
  • May 11th (Fri) to June 6th (Wed) JST 14:00
  • Abstracts for both regular presentation (oral or poster session) and competition for the SRD Outstanding Presentation Award (oral session only) must be submitted during the above-mentioned term. They must be written in English or Japanese. The first author and presenter must be a member of the SRD. For the membership registration process, please contact the SRD office (
  • 7. Application qualification for award competition
  • There are 2 separate categories for the award competition.
    Age of candidates should be 32 or less as of 1st April 2018. No situation limited: e.g., salaried or unsalaried, regular staff or not, full-time or part-time worker, degree (bachelor, master or doctor). The person who engaged the position beside scientific activities can also apply. However, once awarded in the past, he/she cannot apply within the next 2 years.
  • 8. Access to the venue
  • Shinshu University has five campuses in Nagano prefecture. For the transportation to the Ueda campus, please visit the following website: