Annual Meeting on Photochemistry 2021
Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, we have changed this meeting to be online instead of in-person.
Regarding presentation style, we would inform you on this page later.
Date
September 14(Tue.) - 16 (Thu), 2021
Venue
ONLINE
TOKI MESSE Niigata Convention Center
It may be held online depending on the status of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Organized by
The Japanese Photochemistry Association
Co-Organized by
The Chemical Society of Japan
Photochemistry Division, The Chemical Society of Japan
Presentation
Oral Presentation, Poster Presentation

Registration for Participation

Registration for Participation

Registration Fee

Registration Fee
General (members of JPA / co-organizing society)
Early Bird Fee : 7,000 JPY
Regular Fee : 8,000 JPY
General (Non-members of JPA / co-organizing society)
Early Bird Fee : 10,000 JPY
Regular Fee : 11,000 JPY
Student (members of JPA / co-organizing society)
Early Bird Fee : 5,000 JPY
Regular Fee : 6,000 JPY
If you are not a JPA member yet, please join the JPA before entry.
JPA
Application for membership

Abstract Submission

Abstract Submission
Please make your abstract according to the template, and submit PDF file by July 17 (Sat), 2021.
Recommendation Submission
Submit a letter of recommendation from your supervisor with abstract.

Abstract / Recommendation submission

Important Dates

Registration for Presentation
May 10 (Mon) - June 11 (Fri), 2021
Deadline has been extended due to system maintenance.
The registration will be temporarily unavailable during 21:00-24:00 June 10.
Abstract Submission
June 21 (Mon) - July 17 (Sat), 2021
Recommendation Submission
June 21 (Mon) - July 17 (Sat), 2021
Online Registration for Participation
May 10 (Mon) - Sept 16 (Thu), 2021
Early Bird registration: May 10 (Mon) - July 17 (Sat), 2021
* Please note that you must complete payment within this period.
Early Bird Fee will be applied to the Registration made between
May 10 (Mon) - July 17 (Sat), 2021.

Types of Presentation

  • Oral presentation, Poster presentation
    Oral Presentation: 20 minutes (12 min presentation, 7 min discussion, 1 min for change of the speakers)
  • Students may make an oral presentation, but they must be able to sufficiently respond to the questions from the audience.
  • The number of oral presentations from one lab is limited to two in total in principle, with only one oral presentation by student per lab.

Applicants for the Best Presentation Award for Students

The template of recommendation letter will be posted on this page soon.

Template
template (word)
OralPoster
The numbers to be accepted as recommendation*1student per lab*2 students per lab
Abstract, Type of PresentationAbstract and slides must be prepared in English.Abstract and poster must be prepared in English.
Presentation LanguagePresentation must be given in English.Applicants can choose either English or Japanese for presentation at the time of application. Elsevier Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry (JPPA) and RSC Journal of Materials Chemistry A (JMCA) Presentation Prizes are awarded to the applicants presented by English.
How to Apply
  • Please choose "Entry" to the Best Presentation Award for Students on the registration form for presentation.
Qualification
  • Entry to the Best Presentation Award for Students is open for the JPA student members only.
  • If you are not a member yet, please join the JPA before entry. For current members of the JPA, please check if you have paid membership fee for this year once again.
Letter of recommendation
  • To apply for the Best Presentation Award for Students, a letter of recommendation from their supervisors is necessary.
  • The supervisors must be the JPA members.
  • The supervisors are advised to confirm that the student is appropriate for a nomination to the Best Presentation Award for Students, and if he/she is a member of the JPA before issuing a letter of recommendation.

Screening categories for the Best Presentation Award for Students

Screening will be conducted in two categories.

  • Category A (mainly Physical Photochemistry, Inorganic Photochemistry, and other related Photochemical Materials fields)
    Category B (mainly Organic Photochemistry, Biological Photochemistry, and other related Photochemical Materials fields)
  • Please note that we may conduct pre-screening of the candidates based on their abstracts and the letters of recommendation if the number of applicants for the awards is considerable.

Name of Awards

The Best Presentation Award for Students will be awarded as JPA award.
Special awards with international journal names as follows will be awarded to students with outstanding presentations.

OralPoster
Category A (Elsevier) Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology C: Photochemistry Reviews Presentation Prize (Elsevier) Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry Presentation Prize
Category B (Royal Society of Chemistry) Chemical Science Presentation Prize (Royal Society of Chemistry) Journal of Materials Chemistry A: Presentation Prize