Notice of 2017 JAFSE annual symposium

Organizer: Japan Association for Fire Science and Engineering (JAFSE)
Date: May 20-21, 2017
Venue: Waseda University, Nishi-Waseda Campus, 3-4-1, Ookubo, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, 169-8555 (
Registration Fee (for joining meeting): members 3,000 yens, non-members 5,000 yens, students 1,000 yens
Proceedings: to be distributed on site at 5,000 yens (students discount 2,500 yens)
Call for papers – 2017 JAFSE annual symposium
Deadline (registration of paper presentation) : 
Download paper format and manuscripts should be submitted electronically, through the login button at the symposium web page ( The submission deadline for papers of ordinary oral sessions and organized sessions is 7 March 2017 17:00(JST). The submission deadline for papers of poster sessions is 17 March 2017 17:00(JST).
Variability of Sessions 
In addition to ordinary oral sessions, poster and organized sessions are being planned. Please specify PS or OS in your application form.
Ordinary sessions: 
Two pages of paper could be included in proceedings. The authors can choose session category for presentation. Details are given in registration from website.
Organized sessions: 
For specific topics, special session will be planned. The applicant for organized session can submit 4 pages of paper. Presentation and discussion time will be extended. The proposed topics are:
(OS1) The forefront of studies for early stage fire extinction.
(OS2) Fire suppression with water mist.
Poster sessions: 
One of the authors will make a short oral presentation in a few minutes. Thereafter, presentation and discussion will be made in front of poster panel. One or Two pages of paper could be included in proceedings.
Notice for Authors 
(1) Submitted paper must be presented at the meeting by one of the authors.
(2) Speaker must be a member of JAFSE.
(3) In one category, number of presentations by the same person is limited to one.
(4) At the meeting, PC projector will be provided. But you must prepare personal computer yourself.
Submission of Manuscript 
If your application is accepted, you will have to submit manuscript by 24 March 2017 13:00(JST). The detailed form for manuscript will be given later on JAFSE bulletin and web page.
Download PaperFormat2017 for details.
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