• Welcome message
  • The 116th SRD Meeting Organizing Committee is pleased to invite you to the SRD Annual Meeting. The meeting will be held at Kobe University, Faculty of Agriculture Campus from 24th to 27th September 2023. Since the COVID-19 will be classified into “Class V Infectious Diseases” under the law on 8th May, we are preparing for an on-site meeting after a long interval. In this meeting, all presentations will be oral presentations. All the staff are looking forward to seeing you at the meeting and welcome reception.
  • Chair, 116th Annual Meeting
    Prof. Hiroshi Harayama
    Laboratory of Reproductive Biology and Developmental Biotechnology
    Graduate School of Agricultural Science
    Kobe University

  • Dates and Venue
  • The 116th Annual Meeting
  • Dates: September 24th (Sun)-27th (Wed), 2023
  • Venue: Kobe University, Faculty of Agriculture (1-1 Rokkodai-cho, Nada-ku, Kobe 657-8501,Japan)
  • Chair: Hiroshi Harayama
  • Vice-Chair: Mitsuhiro Sakase

  • Contact
  • The 116th SRD Meeting Organizing Committee:
  • Laboratory of Reproductive Biology and Developmental Biotechnology, Graduate School of Agricultural Science,
  • Kobe University , Fax: +81-78-803-5807
  • Office: Jibak Lee (Chief), Hirohisa Kyogoku

  • Program
  • Sep 23th (Sat) Business meetings, Councilor meeting
    Sep 24th (Sun) Public symposium
    Sep 25th (Mon) SRD Outstanding presentation award,
    Luncheon seminar, Oral presentations, Symposium,
    Young scientist-organized symposium
    Sep 26th (Tue) Oral presentations, Educational lectures,
    General meeting, Lectures by SRD awardees, Reception
    Sep 27th (Wed) Oral presentations

  • Registration
  • Registration fees include the proceedings (PDF), and they will be payable only online by Aug12th 2023.
  • Early-bird
    Honorary member Free
    Regular & Silver member 8,000 yen
    Student member 3,000 yen
    Non-member 10,000 yen

  • Abstract submission
  •   Opened April 10th (Mon) JST 13:00 to May 17th (Wed) JST 17:00  
  • ・Abstract submissions are welcome for regular presentations (oral presentation) and competition for the SRD Outstanding Presentation Award (oral presentation)
  • ・Tentative schedule: April 10th (Mon) to May 17th (Wed)
  • ・Abstracts for both regular presentation (oral presentation) and competition for the SRD Outstanding Presentation Award (oral presentation) must be submitted during the above-mentioned term.
  • ・The abstract must be written in English or Japanese
  • ・The first author and speaker must be a member of the SRD.
  • ・For the membership registration process, please contact the SRD office (

  • Application qualification for the award competition:There are 2 separate categories for the award competition (student and non-student). The age of candidates should be 32 or less as of 1st April 2023. 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 in the position besides scientific activities can also apply. However, once awarded in the past, he/she cannot apply within the next 2 years. Application with substantially the same research that has previously received an award from any other academic societies will not be accepted. The presentation or award will be revoked if you do not meet the application requirement.

  • Access to the venue
  • For the transportation to “Kobe University, Faculty of Agriculture Campus”, please visit the following website: