The 16th Japan Earthquake Engineering Symposium

About Conference

The Japan Earthquake Engineering Symposium (JEES) has been held almost every four years since its first symposium in 1962, in between hosting of the World Conference on Earthquake Engineering (WCEE).
The 16th Japan Earthquake Engineering Symposium (16JEES) will be held in a in person format at PACIFICO Yokohama North, co-hosted by 12 organizations including the Japan Association for Earthquake Engineering, serving as the coordinator.

November 23 to 25, 2023 


PACIFICO Yokohama North, 4F

1-1-2 Minato Mirai, Nishi-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa #220-0012, Japan


 Oral Session Program
 Poster Session Program
 International Keynote Session
 Special Session
Technology Exhibitions
Walking map of related monuments of the 1923 Great Kanto Earthquake)
 ※To be handed out at the registration desk to those who have registered
Excursion to related monuments of the 1923 Great Kanto Earthquake
 ※Application has been closed
 ※Papers will be made available to registered participants.


Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology
Japan Association for Earthquake Engineering, 
Architectural Institute of Japan,
Institute of Social Safety Science,
Japan Society for Disaster Information Studies,
Japan Society for Disaster Recovery and Revitalization,
Japan Society for Natural Disaster Science,
Japan Society of Civil Engineers,
Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers,
Japanese Geotechnical Society,
Japanese Society for Active Fault Studies,
Seismological Society of Japan,
and The City Planning Institute of Japan 
Supporting Organizations

Cabinet Office
Kanto Regional Development Bureau, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism
Japan Meteorological Agency
Kanagawa Prefecture
City of Yokohama

Japan Academic Network for Disaster Reduction
National Museum of Nature and Science

Registration Fee
Paper presentation and auditing:
Regular Participant 25,000 yen, Student 15,000 yen
Registration by October 27, 2023: Regular Participant 15,000 yen, Student 5,000 yen
Registration after October 28, 2023: Regular Participant 17,000 yen, Student 6,000 yen
Registration page:

The registration fee does not include the reception or lunch box.
Please see below for the reception and lunch box fees and application:
For inquiries, please contact
16JEES Organizing Committee
Secretariat of Japan Association for Earthquake Engineering, 
AIJ Building, 26-20, Shiba 5-chome, Minato-ku, Tokyo #108-0014, Japan
Tel: +81-3-5730-2831, Fax: +81-3-5730-2830,

Due to the influence of COVID-19, we may have to change the method of holding the conference from in-person to online.
Child-care room
During 16JEES (November 23-25, 2023), a child-care room will be set up in Pacifico Yokohama North, the venue of the conference.
Click here to make a reservation.