Izumi Science and Technology Foundation

Sendai Tourism & Convention Bureau

GRL Program (NRF, Korea)

[2011-07-07]    Symposium Program has been up-dated.


                        “Presentation Award for Young Scientists”

                         ISFM2011 is going to select and award young

                         scientists for his/her significant presentation. Details

                         please see the Call for the Award Nomination

                        at the Program Page.


                         Optional Tour Application is now averrable.


                         Online symposium registration will be closed at

                        July 18th (Mon.) 23:59 JST.


[2011-06-24]    Symposium Program (tentative) is now available.

                        Please crick here and check your presentation detail.


                        Early bird registration due is coming soon; June 30.

                        Do not miss it.


                        Domestic flights to/from Sendai Airport will fully

                        be in normal service from July 25th (Mon.).

                        Details please see the access page.


[2011-06-15]    Instruction for Authors of the ISFM2011 symposium

                         proceedings published in JPCS is now available.

                        The due date of submission is July 31st.

                         (go to Publication page)


                       [Important Notice]

                        We strongly recommend to book room(s) as earlier

                        as possible, because the total numbers of hotel

                        rooms may be less than the usual year due to the past

                        earthquake as well as high season of August in

                        Sendai. (for booking, go to accommodation page)


[2011-05-02]    The organizing committee has made the final decision

                         to hold the ISFM2011 on schedule in Sendai this

                         August. Our statement including present status of

                         Sendai and Tohoku Area are here (pdf)


[2011-05-02]    The due date of early bird registration is June 30,

                         2011. Please visit participant registration page.


[2011-03-17] 

Dear All,

A massive earthquake and followed Tsunami occurred Friday 11 March, off the Pacific coast of the northeastern part of the Japanese main land (Tohoku Region), where Sendai City is locating.  We all committee members as well as Japanese peoples are highly appreciating to the warm encouragements and kind supports from all over the world.

At present, Tohoku Area/Sendai City and Tohoku University including Katahira Campus (ISFM2011 venue) are just at the revival stage. Regarding to the ISFM2011 symposium this August, we currently hope to hold on schedule and will do our best; However, some processes may be delayed. The detailed informations will be announced you at any time.

Best wishes to all of you.


ISFM2011 Symposium Chairs;

Tohru SEKINO and Shu YIN


Information of the Earthquake.

==> http://www.jma.go.jp/jma/en/2011_Earthquake.html

            (Japan Meteorological Agency)

==> http://www.google.co.jp/intl/en/crisisresponse/japanquake2011.html

            (by Google Crisis Response)



[2011-03-01]    The Abstract Submission Due Date has been

                         extended to Tuesday, March 15th.

                         Submit your abstract today!  CRICK HERE.


[2011-03-01]    IFFM 2011 (2011 International Forum on Functional

                         Materials) will be held on July 28-31, 2011, at Jeju

                         Grand Hotel, Jeju, Korea, as the pre-conference of

                         ISFM2011. visit http://www.iffm2011.org


[2010-12-06]    ISFM 2011 Home Page is up-dated.

                        Abstract submission, participant registration

                        and hotel reservation are now available.

Latest up-date on August 23, 2011

[2011-08-23]    Best Presentation Award for Young Scientists

                       Winners have been selected for the both Oral and

                       Poster sessions. The winners are listed in the

                       following links. Congratulations!

  Download ==> Best Oral Presentation Award Winners (PDF)

  Download ==> Best Poster Presentation Award Winners (PDF)









                            Photo Gallery of ISFM2011 (coming soon)


[2011-07-26]    Now available:

  Download ==> Program matrix and at a glance (final) (PDF)

  Download ==> General Information (PDF)

                                          (Notice to Audiences and Authors)

  Download ==> Final Program (complete program) (PDF)


                        Call For Nomination!

                        “Presentation Award for Young Scientists”

                         Due: Thursday, July 28, 2011.


                         Domestic Flights of Sendai Airport has been in normal

                         operation from July 25th.


                         Optional Tour has been cancelled.