The discovery and development of novel catalysts are essential components of the transition to a sustainable future.
This in-person symposium will be held as a post symposium of TOCAT9, the 9th international symposium of Institute for Catalysis and the 60th Aurora seminar, and jointly be held with the 42nd seminar of Catalysis Society of Japan for young researchers on August 1st, 2022 in Sapporo, Japan.
Our strong technical program will feature cutting edge catalysis research.
Seven plenary lectures will be given.
We will also have ca. 50 general poster presentations with one minute flash presentation.
The detailed program is available here.
Thank you very much for your excellent contributions!
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Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
Eindhoven University of Technology
Delft University of Technology
Tokyo Metropolitan University
The University of Tokyo
Please use your own laptop with either a D-sub 15 pin or HDMI port, which will be connected to a projecter set at the conference room. Mac users should bring an adapter.
In the presentation, please leave 5 min for discussion. Plenary speakers: 35 min presentation, 5 min discussion; plenary speakers (Aurora seminar): 25 min presentation, 5 min discussion.
Standard poster size is A0, and the width and height should not exceed 900 mm and 1200 mm, respectively.
Please use the abstract template, and send your abstract with the registration.
Institute for Catalysis, Hokkaido University
To register for the conference, please fill in the registration form. Presenters need to register by June 30, 2022.
The registration fee must be paid on-site during the symposium. Payment should be made in cash in Japanese yen (JPY) only.
Credit card or foreign currencies will not be accepted.
General: 8,000 JPY
Student: 2,000 JPY
*The symposium will jointly be held with 42nd seminar of Junior Society of Catalysis Society of Japan.
Participants of the seminar can join this symposium free of charge.
If you need assistance for your VISA application, please send an e-mail to secretary
・Prof. Ken-ichi Shimizu (Chair)
・Prof. Kiyotaka Nakajima
・Dr. Zhiyi Song
・Dr. Ryoichi Otomo
・Dr. Takashi Toyao (Secretary)
Dr. Takashi Toyao