6th Japanese/German Symposium
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The Symposium fee is:
50,000 yens for participants from industry
30,000 yens for participants from university
10,000 yens for students including post-doctoral fellows

covering registration, preprints, coffee breaks, 2 lunches, snacks on Wednesday, dinner on Thursday, and technical tour. For each accompanying person, 5,000 yens is to be added. Accommodation is NOT included. Specific information about accommodation will be available in the Second Circular.

Symposium Preprints
All accepted contributions will appear in the preprints of the Symposium. The preprints will be made available to participants during the registration at the Symposium.

A limited number (ca. 20) of the accepted original papers presented at the Symposium will be later published, after thorough peer-review process, in a special issue of the Journal of Chemical Engineering of Japan.

Abstracts of the proposed contributions should be sent to the local organization, preferably via e-mail, before April 1, 2003. An abstract should be no longer than one A4 page and contains the title of the proposal and the name(s) of author(s) with the speaker's name underlined.

All contributors will be informed before May 31, 2003 whether their proposal was accepted by the scientific advisory committee. Further information on the preparation of "extended" abstracts or full-length manuscripts for the Symposium preprints will also be provided to the contributors in May.

April 1, 2003 Receipt of one-page abstracts
May 31, 2003 Notification of acceptance
July 31, 2003 Receipt of full-length manuscripts