a) 19 (Thursday) to 22 (Sunday) October 2017

Main events: Excursion A (Boso) and B (Inuyama)

19th (Thu) — 22nd (Sun), October Optional pre-conference excursions
Excrusion A (Boso) Excursion B (Inuyama)
Events Places Events Places
19th (Thu) Aternoon Arrive at Tokyo/Narita (NRT) by yourself Arrive at Nagoya Sta by yourself Chisun INN Nagoya [hotel]
20th (Fri) Morning Early/Middle Pleistocene GSSP Candidates Central part of Boso From Lower Triassic siliceous claystone to the Jurassic cherts and siliceous rocks Inuyama outcrops (Unuma, Momotaro Park, Inuyama Castle)
Afternoon Middle Miocene foreac basinal Amatsu Formation,
Lower Miocene accreted Hota Group; and Pliocene Chikura Group
Southeast of Boso
21st (Sat) Morning Trough fill deposits, slumping Hata Formation; raized terrance by old earthquakes South of Boso Norian impact eject layer; Triassic/Jurassic boundary; Toarcian OAE in cherts Sakahogi, Rock Garden Hichiso
Afternoon Shops on the highway Boso and Mt. Bandaisan area Precambrian gness clasts-bearing debris flow; Triassic-Jurassic chert Kamiaso, Hisuikyo, Takayama
22nd (Sun) Morning BANDAISAN GEOPARK
(volcanic area)
Bandaisan, Aizu Shirakawa-go
(UNESCO Heritage Site)
Hida Takayama
Afternoon Shops on the highway To JR Niigata Sta. Go through mountain areas and Japan Sea coast To JR Niigata Sta. via Toyama
  • Note: Details should be referred Excursion A and Excursion B.

b) 22 (Sunday) October 2017

Main events: Outreach, registration and ice breaker (party a)

22nd (Sun), October Registration Options Others
Events Places Events Places Events Outreach Places
13:00– Excursion A (Boso)
Excursion B (Inuyama)Arrive at JR Niigata Sta.
Science-friendly show B1F in PLAKA 1 (next to Junkudo Bookshop)
13:30–
14:00–
14:30–
15:00–
15:30–
16:00– Registration n.d.
16:30–
17:00–
17:30–
18:00– n.d. Ice breaker Cafe Audrey
[2F in PLAKA 1]
18:30–
19:00–
19:30–
20:00–
20:30–
21:00–
  • Note: Place of registration desk is not decided.
  • n.d.: not decided.

c) 23 (Monday) October 2017

Main events: Symposium (Session I) and registrations

23rd (Mon), October Common events Registration Options
Events Places Places Events Places
6:00–
6:30–
7:00–
7:30– Call together for service bus 1F in PLAKA 1
8:00–
8:30– Arrive at Niigata Univ.
(8:50)
To Library Hall
of Niigata Univ.
9:00– Opening ceremony; Welcome speaches; and
Group photo
(8:50-10:50)
Library Hall Library Hall
9:30–
10:00–
10:30–
11:00– Scientific Session I
11:30–
12:00–
12:30–
13:00– Informal luncheon Public space in Library Hall
13:30–
14:00– Poster Session I
14:30–
15:00– Scientific Session I
15:30–
16:00–
16:30–
17:00– Call together for service bus Bus stop in Niigata Univ.
17:30–
18:00–
18:30– Welcome party ANA Crowne Plaza Niigata
19:00–
19:30–
20:00–
20:30–
21:00– Back to the hotel 20 mins by walk
  • Caution: Drink and food are strictly prohibited inside the conference room of Library Hall.

d) 24 (Tuesday) October 2017

Main events: Symposium (Session II)

24th (Tue), October Common events Registration Options
Event Places Events Events Places
6:00–
6:30–
7:00–
7:30– Call together for service bus 1F in PLAKA
8:00–
8:30– Arrive at Niigata Univ.
(8:50)
To Library Hall
of Niigata Univ.
9:00– Library Hall Library Hall
9:30– Scientific Session II
10:00–
10:30–
11:00–
11:30–
12:00–
12:30– Informal luncheon Public space in Library Hall
13:00–
13:30– Poster Session II
14:00–
14:30– Scientific Session II
15:00–
15:30–
16:00–
16:30–
17:00– Call together for the service bus Bus stop Niigata Univ.
17:30–
18:00– Arrive at the hotel
18:30–
19:00– Informal dinner Around JR Niigata Sta.
19:30–
20:00–
20:30–
21:00–
  • Caution: Drink and food are strictly prohibited inside the conference room of Library Hall.

 

e) 25 (Wednesday) October 2017

Main events: Excursion C (Itoigawa) and D (Tai’nai)

25th (Wed), October Options
Excursion C (Itoigawa) Excrusion D (Tai’nai)
Events Places Events Places
8:30 Leave JR Niigata Sta
9:30 Leave JR Niigata Sta
Morning Kotakigawa Jade Gorge Geosite
Fossa Magna Museum
Itoigawa City Natsui River Park with Cenozoic radiolarian bearing outcrop Tai’nai City
Afternoon Traditional Japanese Craftmen town (TsubameSanjo Regional Industries Promotion Center) Sanjo City Shimizu-en Japanese garden;
and Ichishima Sake Brewery
Shibata City
16:00 Arrive at JR Niigata Sta.
18:00 Arrive at JR Niigata Sta.

f) 26 (Thursday) October 2017

Main events: Sessions, all working groups

26th (Thur), October Common events Optional events
Events Places Events Places
6:00–
6:30–
7:00–
7:30–
8:00–
8:30– Combined lecture rooms A & B in TOKIMATE
9:00– Scientific Session III
9:30–
10:00–
10:30–
11:00–
11:30–
12:00– Mesozoic WG
Paleozoic WG
Cenozoic WG
Lecture rooms A & B (Meso)
Meeting room A (Paleozoic)
Meeting room B (Cenozoic)
12:30–
13:00–
13:30– Poster Session III Multi-purpose space in TOKIMATE
14:00–
14:30– Scientific Session III Combined lecture rooms A & B in TOKIMATE
15:00–
15:30–
16:00–
16:30–
17:00– Mesozoic WG
Paleozoic WG
Cenozoic WG
Lecture rooms A & B (Meso)
Meeting room A (Paleozoic)
Meeting room B (Cenozoic)
17:30–
18:00–
18:30–
19:00–
19:30–
20:00–
20:30–
21:00–
  • Note: Conference place changes in TOKIMATE next to our hotel.

g) 27 (Friday) October 2017

Main events: Sessions, business meeting, closing Ceremony, and farewell party

27th (Fri), October Common events Options
Events Places Events Places
6:00–
6:30–
7:00–
7:30–
8:00–
8:30– Combined lecture rooms A & B in TOKIMATE
9:00– Scientific Session IV
9:30–
10:00–
10:30–
11:00–
11:30–
12:00– Luncheon for attendants of Excursion E (Okinawa) Combined lecture rooms A & B in TOKIMATE
12:30–
13:00– Poster session IV Multi-purpose space in TOKIMATE
13:30–
14:00– Scientific Session IV Combined lecture rooms A & B in TOKIMATE
14:30–
15:00–
15:30–
16:00–
16:30–
17:00– Business meeting
17:30–
18:00– Closing ceremony
18:30– Farewell party Art Hotel
19:00–
19:30–
20:00–
20:30–
21:00–

Note: Conference place is TOKIMATE next to our hotel.

g) 28 (Saturday) October to 1 (Wednesday) November 2017

Main events: Excursion E (Okinawa)

28th (Sat), Oct — 1st (Wed), Nov Time Options
Events Places
28th (Sat) 7:00 Check out the hotel Niigata
Morning Travel to Okinawa Island Tokyo
Afternoon Okinawa Island
29th (Sun) Morning Permian-Cretaceous sequence complexes Ie Island near Okinawa Island
Afternoon Locality of dimorphic albaillellarians
17:00 Return to the hotel Okinawa Island
30th (Mon) Morning Plankton sampling
Afternoon Observation Sesoko Island near Okinawa Island
Evening BBQ
20:00 Return to the hotel Okinawa Island
31th (Tue) Morning Nakijin Castle Remains
Afternoon Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium
19:00 Farewell party
1st/Nov (Wed) 8:00 Check out the hotel Okinawa Island
12:00 Okinawa/Naha (OKA) airport
End of Excursion E Okinawa/Naha (OKA) airport