The 50th Naito Conference


The Naito Conference aims at providing scientists an unparalleled opportunity for stimulating in-depth knowledge exchange on specific research topics under the atmosphere of a retreat environment in Japan. The participants would experience to be immersed in a full-body of sciences on the topics through the conference, leading to establish networks between world-renowned scientists and ambitious generations. The attendees are limited less than 100 scientists, consisting of both invited lecturers and poster presenters nominated by the organizing committee. The participants are requested full attendance throughout the period of the conference (4 days) as a general rule. The Naito Foundation, a non-profit organization for public services, provides all participants full of accommodations and meals for three nights stay at the conference site.

The 50th Naito Conference

Theme: Glia World - Glial Cells Governing Brain Functions -
Date:October10(Tue)-October 13(Fri), 2023
Venue: CHATERAISE Gateaux Kingdom SAPPORO(Hokkaido)
Poster Application Period: March, 2023 - April, 2023


Organizing Committee

Shigeo OKABE (Chair)    The University of Tokyo
Yuji IKEGAYA                   The University of Tokyo
Schuichi KOIZUMI           University of Yamanashi
Junichi NABEKURA        National Institutes of Natural Sciences
Kinichi NAKASHIMA       Kyushu University