News & Topics
- Registration & Accommodation website is open.
- The deadline for registration and hotel reservation is March 15th, 2017.
We strongly recommend completing your registration
and accommodation reservation as soon as possible,
because there is a limit to the number of single rooms at JAL Private Resort Okuma, the venue for EDGE2017.
There is no other hotel near the venue.
- If you would like to share a room with your colleagues, please contact JTB-GMT staff: firstname.lastname@example.org
- If you would like to extend your stay, please reserve your room on the accommodation web site as usual
(check-in May 14, check-out May 19), then please contact JTB-GMT staff: email@example.com
- Abstract submission has been closed (except for invited speakers).
- Thank you for your contributions.
Notifications of abstract status (oral/poster, session) will be sent in February, 2017.
- Proceedings (full-length papers) will be published in MICROSCOPY (Oxford Journals) as the "EDGE Special Issue".
- Participants of EDGE2017 are recommended to prepare each manuscript for the special issue by the date of the meeting. Manuscript submission will be open from May 1st, 2017. The submission deadline for the special issue will be at the end of May, 2017.
About the Meeting
EDGE2017 is the 8th in this series of conferences. It will use a Gordon Conference-style format, with a mixture of scientific sessions and free time for informal discussions (see information about previous workshops here ). It will take place at JAL Private Resort Okuma, Okinawa, Japan, a secluded beachside resort that artfully blends Japanese traditions with modern conveniences.
- February 1st, 2017
- Abstract submission (except for invited speakers) has been closed.
- January 20th, 2017
- The deadline of abstracts submission has been extended.
- January 17th, 2017
- The Abstract Template has been modified.
- Information about support for students & post-docs has been updated in the Scholarships.
- December 20th, 2016
- Information about support for students & post-docs has been added to the Scholarships.
- December 5th, 2016
- Sponsors page has been updated.
- December 1st, 2016
- Online Registration and Accommodation has been started. Registration and Accommodation information is given on Registration page.
- November 4th, 2016
- Abstract submission has been started. The information about abstract submission is given on Abstracts page.
- September 27th, 2016
- Information about Proceedings has been added to the Abstract page.
- Travel information has been updated.
- Social event information has been updated.
- August 31st, 2016
- A few typos have been corrected. We thank Prof. C.C. for advice.
- August 2nd, 2016
- Invited Speakers list (tentative) has been given in the Program.
- EDGE2017 brochures (.pptx and .pdf) have been updated.
- July 12th, 2016
- Important Dates and Sponsors have been updated.
- July 6th, 2016
- Photos and EDGE2017 brochures (.pptx and .pdf) have been updated.
- June 8th, 2016
- The Japanese Society of Microscopy supports EDGE meeting.
- June 7th, 2016
- An e-mail address for inquiries has been added.
- March 31st, 2016
- A PDF file of the EDGE 2017 meeting brochure (tentative) has been added.
- March 16th, 2016
- Typos and mistakes in this tentative website have been fixed.
- December 21st, 2015
- Tentative website is open.