The 67th Annual Meeting of JSFST


The 67th annual meeting  has been cancelled.
It has been decided that the 68th annual meeting will be held in Fukuoka in August next year.


The Japanese Society for Food Science and Technology

The 67th Annual Meeting


1. Schedule


DateAugust 27th (Thu.)29th(Sat.), 2020

Main VenueNakamura Gakuen University

(5-7-1, Befu, Johnan-ku, Fukuoka, 814-0198, Japan, in English

The 1st day, August 27h (Tur.): Award ceremony, Lecture by award winners, Special lecture, Symposia, Banquet (Time 18:3020:30), Luncheon seminars, Exhibition of equipment, reagents, and books

The 2nd day, August 28th (Fri.): Oral presentation, Symposia, Young scholars and International sessions (Poster presentation), Mixer, Luncheon seminars, Exhibition of equipment, reagents, and books

The 3rd day, August 29th (Sat.): Oral presentation, Symposia, Luncheon seminars, Meeting for special topics, Exhibition of equipment, reagents, and books


2. Registration and fee


You can pre-register online for the annual meeting and banquet until 17:00 (JST), August 5th (Wed.), 2020 and receive a discount of 16% on the early-bird registration fee and banquet fee as below. The fees must be paid at the time of registration by credit card.

Deadline for early-bird registration17:00 (JST), August 5th (Wed.), 2020

Registration form

The link for registration will be opened later.



Registration Fee

          Pre-Registration       On-site Registration

Regular Member       10,000 JPY            12,000 JPY

Student Member       5,000 JPY             6,000 JPY

Non- Member         15,000 JPY            15,000 JPY


Banquet Fee

           Pre-Registration     On-site Registration

Regular Member        10,000 JPY           12,000 JPY

Student Member        8,000 JPY           10,000 JPY

Non- Member          15,000 JPY           15,000 JPY


◯ Registration cancellation and refund policy

There is no cancellation or refund after pre-registration. Please note that the registration and the banquet and transfer fees will not be refunded for any reason. If the annual meeting will be cancelled, the annual meeting abstracts will be sent by postal mail.


◯ Conference cancellation and notification

In the event JSFST must cancel the conference due to unforeseen circumstances, such as inclement weather or natural disasters, we will notify registrants it by email or through its website.


3. Guidelines for oral presentation


Abstract submissionAbstracts must be submitted only via the online abstract submission system in Japanese or English. The membership number and password are necessary for an application. For

Regular member, the membership number is written in the top right corner of the address label of the envelope, to which a bulletin for the JSFST will be sent. For on-line member, you can find the membership number in the e-mail regularly sent by JSFST Office. Please contact the following office if you have questions about your membership number and/or your oral presentation application.

Office of the Japanese Society for Food Science and Technology * Please replace "" with "@" when you email us.

Period for abstract submissionApril 1st (Wed.) - May 8th (Fri.), 2020 (17:00 JST)

Corrections of the abstract will be accepted until 17:00 JST on May 15th (Fri.), 2020


Presenting SpeakerAs a first author, each participant will be limited to onePresenting Speaker role. This applies to regular members (including online members), student members (including online members), permanent members, and honorary members. As coauthors, participants have no such restrictions.

Please contact the following office if you have any questions about oral presentations.

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Young scholars and international session (poster presentation): On the second day of this meeting, for the purpose of research and information exchange, young scholars, students and researchers under 35 years old (until born in 1985) have an opportunity to give a poster presentation with the same content as a general oral presentation.  Based on the votes by participants, excellent presenters will be selected and commended at “Mixer”.
 In addition, based on the judgment of the members of the International Exchange Committee, the excellent presenters of international students will be selected for the "International Poster Award" at this meeting. Posters must be made in English.
When applying for a general oral presentation on the convention support system (Confit), please check the “Young Scholars Session” research presentation column. 

If you would like to apply International Poster Awards, check the box for `` International Exchange Committee Review '' along with the “Young Scholars Session” at research presentation column.


4. Reference


The 67th Annual Meeting secretariat

in charge of general affairs

The secretary of general affairs: Ken-ichi Honjoh, Ph. D., Mitsuru Tanaka, Ph.D., or Yoshimitsu Masuda, Ph.D.

Kyushu University

Motooka 744, Nishi-ku, Fukuoka, 819-0395, Japan

Tel: +81-133-74-7415


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We do not publish the letter of invitation.