The 7th Conference of the International Society
For Applied Phycology

Program

Provisional Program overviews
Day 1
Sunday, 23
Day 2
Monday, 24
Day 3
Tuesday 25
Day 4
Wednesday, 26
Day 5
Thursday, 27
Day 6
Friday, 28
8:30-9:00 - 【Keynote】 【Keynote】 【Keynote】 Post
Congress
Tour
-Yokohama
Post
Congress
Tour
-Chiba
Post
Congress
Tour
-Tsukuba
9:00-9:30 - 【Opening Ceremony】
(Main Convention Hall)
-Céline Rebours
-Makoto M Watanabe
9:30-10:00 【Special Lecture】
(Main Convention Hall)
-Osamu Inoue
-Mitsuru Izumo
【Keynote】 Oral
session
Oral
session
Oral
session
Oral
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Oral
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Oral
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Oral
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Oral
session
10:00-10:30
10:30-11:00 Coffee break Coffee break Coffee break Coffee break
11:00-11:30 【Opening Lecture】
(Main Convention Hall)
-Michele Stanley
-John Beardall
Oral
session
Oral
session
Oral
session
Oral
session
Oral
session
Oral
session
Oral
session
Oral
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Oral
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Oral
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Oral
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Oral
session
11:30-12:00
12:00-12:30 Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
12:30-13:00
13:00-13:30 Oral
session
Oral
session
Oral
session
Oral
session
Oral
session
Oral
session
Oral
session
Oral
session
B to B Oral
session
Oral
session
Oral
session
Writing
Seminar
by
Springer
B to B Special
session
Oral
session
Oral
session
Oral
session
13:30-14:00
14:00-14:30 Oral
session
Oral
session
Oral
session
Writing
Seminar
by
Springer
14:30-15:00
15:00-15:30 【Poster Session】
with coffee break
【Poster Session】
with coffee break
【Panel Discussion】
"Current progress, opportunities and challenges of algae for human and animal health and nutrition"
15:30-16:00
16:00-16:30 Coffee break
16:30-17:00 Special
session
Oral
session
Oral
session
Oral
session
Special
session
Special
session
Special
session
Special
session
B to B Special
session
Special
session
Special
session
Special
session
B to B 【Closing ceremony /
Student award】
17:00-17:30
17:30-18:00
18:00-18:30
18:30-19:00 ISAP General Assembly
19:00-19:30 Welcome dinner Student Night Farewell party / Award
19:30-20:00
20:00-20:30
20:30-21:00
Social event
Welcome dinner
Date: May 23 (Sun.), 2021
Time: 19:00-21:00
Venue: to be announced
Farewell party
Date: May 26 (Thur.), 2021
Time: 19:00-21:00
Venue: to be announced
Post-Congress Tour
Post-Congress Tour
May 28 (Fri.), 2021

  participation fee JPY 20,000-
  a day bus tour
  complementary admission fees & lunch
  language (English and Japanese)
Tour Highlighted Destinations
1) Chiba: Seaweed (Nori) Tour

  

Departure at 8:00
Return at 18:00

Maximum number of
participants: within 50 (still finalizing)

Chiba Prefecture neighbors on Tokyo, the 6th most populous prefecture in Japan. Chiba encloses the eastern side of Tokyo Bay and aquaculture is one of the thriving business of the bay area. We ‘ll visit Chiba Prefectural Fisheries Research Center to see the laboratory, aquaculture field and processing plant of “Nori” (dried sheet of Pyropia spp., especially P. yezoensis). Kazusa DNA Research Institute is also planned to be visited in Chiba tour.

Chiba Prefectural Fisheries Research Center
https://www.pref.chiba.lg.jp/lab-suisan/

Tokyo Bay Fisheries Laboratory, Chiba Prefectural Fisheries Research Center
https://www.pref.chiba.lg.jp/lab-suisan/suisan/soshiki/tokyowan/index.html

Kazusa DNA Research Institute
https://www.kazusa.or.jp/en/

DNA Research Institute
(picture provider for Kazusa)

2) Yokohama: Biofuel Tour

  

Departure at 8:30
Return at 17:30

Maximum number of
participants: 50

Yokohama City is located about 25 km from Tokyo, and is the second most populous (3.7 million) city in Japan. We visit two research institutions and a plant (Yokohama RIKEN, branch of Japan's largest comprehensive research institution and demonstration biofuel plant of euglena Co., Ltd). We can observe, biofuel plant which producing renewable jet and diesel fuel at Yokohama RIKEN and euglena Co., Ltd respectively.

*Please note that the program is subject to change.

Demonstration Plant for Producing Renewable Jet and Diesel Fuel, euglena Co., Ltd.
https://www.euglena.jp/

RIKEN Center for Integrative Medical Sciences
https://www.ims.riken.jp/English

Demonstration Plant,
euglena Co., Ltd.

3) Tsukuba: Biodiversity Tour

  

Departure at 9:30
Return at 16:30

Maximum number of
participants: 40

Tsukuba City is located about 50 km from Tokyo, and is Japan's largest science city with about 300 research institutions and more than 20,000 researchers. We visit three national institutes (National Institute for Environmental Studies (NIES), National Museum of Nature and Science(KAHAKU), and Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) ). We can observe algal culture collection, specimen storage of algae and operation control room of the Japanese Experiment Module (JEM), known as “Kibo” in the International Space Station (ISS) at NIES, KAHAKU and JAXA, respectively.

NIES | Microbial Culture Collection
http://mcc.nies.go.jp/index_en.html

KAHAKU | The National Microalgal Herbarium
http://www.tbg.kahaku.go.jp/english/index.php

JAXA | Tsukuba Space Center
https://global.jaxa.jp/about/centers/tksc/index.html

NIES Collection KAHAKU Herbarium JAXA Tsukuba