Pre-registration is closed.
On-site registration will be available at the registration desk, located on the B2 floor of conference venue, through the duration of the conference.

Registration hours are as follows:

Sunday, November 12 16:00-19:00
Monday, November 13 8:15-17:50
Tuesday, November 14 8:00-17:30
Wednesday, November 15 8:30-12:00

Pre- Registration Deadline October 27, 2017 (JST)
(Deadline for early-bird registration is August 4, 2017 (JST))

* All deadline dates are in Japan Standard Time (JST).

Registration Fees

* All payments must be made in Japanese Yen.

Category Early-bird
Until August 4, 2017
Regular and On-site
From August 5, 2017
Delegate JPY 100,000 JPY 120,000
Student *1 JPY 30,000 JPY 50,000
Accompanying Person *2 JPY 20,000
Plant Tour *3 JPY 7,000
  • - All participants are subject to register online in advance or on-site and pay the appropriate registration fees.
  • - All presenters are required to register for Early-bird Registration in order to make a presentation and for the manuscript to be included in the Proceedings.
  • - To qualify for the Early-bird registration, online registration and payment must be received by the Registration office by no later than August 4, 2017
Students are required to submit a scanned copy (in either jpg/jpeg or pdf format) of their student ID or student certificate letter from their supervisors via online registration form.
Accompanying persons are limited to the participants’ family members only.
For details of Plant Tour, please refer to the following website. Deadline for Plant Tour Application: September, 15 2017 (JST) – Application is on a first come, first served basis.

Registration fee includes;


  • - Admission to all Scientific Sessions
  • - Conference kit (Proceedings)
  • - Welcome Reception
  • - Coffee breaks
  • - Banquet


  • - Admission to all Scientific Sessions
  • - Conference kit (Proceedings)
  • - Welcome Reception
  • - Coffee breaks

(Banquet is NOT included.)

Accompanying person

  • - Welcome Reception
  • - Banquet

Method of Payment

Payment must be made in Japanese yen and can be made by one of the following methods:

  • - Credit Card (VISA, MasterCard, Diners Club, AMEX or JCB)
  • - Bank transfer:
    The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd.
    Kiyonami Branch (Branch code 804)
    2-7-2 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 100-0005 Japan
    Account Name: JTB Communication Design, Inc.
    Account No.: (Ordinary Account): 2399550

    The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd.
    Shin- Marunouchi Branch (Branch code 422)
    1-4-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 100-0005 Japan
    Tel: +81-3-3211-2473
    Account Name: JTB Communication Design, Inc.
    Account No.: (Ordinary Account): 0292591MNO
    • * Any bank charges including the ones of paying banks or intermediary banks should be borne by the applicants.
    • * For international bank transfer, the transaction fees of banks in both the source and destination countries might be deducted from your payment. If the amount of received payment is less than that of registration fee, you will be asked to pay the balance on-site.
      For your information, the following paying bank's charges are required in Japan:
      • - Remittance charge (always required): approx. JPY 1,500
      • - Lifting charge (depending on your bank): approx. JPY 2,500
    • * If the remittance covers more than one person, please inform us of the name of each participant.
  • * If you require an invoice for the payment, you can download the PDF invoice from your personal page after choosing the payment method as bank transfer.
  • * Receipt will be provided at the conference site.


  • - If you have paid the registration fee by credit card, Confirmation will be sent to the registered e-mail address automatically.
  • - If you pay the fee by bank transfer, a reply e-mail with bank information will be sent to the registered e-mail address. After confirming your payment, Confirmation will be sent by the Registration Office.

If you do not receive any e-mail message within 24 hours, please contact the Registration Office.

Changes of Registration

Please revise your personal information by logging-in to your personal page.
If you would like to change your registration category and payment method, please contact the Registration Office.

Cancellation and Refund Policies

If you cancel your participation in the conference, please be sure to notify the Registration Office by e-mail or fax immediately. The following cancellation fee apply, based on the date when the office receives notification of cancellation. However, if you are the author of the papers listed on the conference proceedings, your registration fee will not be refunded.


Until August 4, 2017 No cancellation fee
From August 5, 2017 100% of the registration fee (No refund)

Plant Tour:

10 – 8 days before the departure day of the plant tour 20% of tour fare
7 – 2 days before 30% of tour fare
1 day before 40% of tour fare
Prior to starting time on the departure day 50% of tour fare
After departure or failure to show without notice 100% of tour fare

* About the refund

  • - Via Credit card:
    The refund will be made via the credit card which you have used at the registration.
  • - Via Bank transfer:
    All refunds will be made after the conference.
    Bank charges will be deducted from the amount to be paid back.

VISA Information

Citizens of certain countries are required to obtain a visa to enter Japan. Please check the website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan (MOFA) to know if you need to obtain a visa and the visa application procedures:
The organizer will prepare the documents that should be prepared by the inviting person in Japan and send them to you.

Before you apply for assistance, you are required to take the following steps.

  1. Complete your registration with full payment of the fee
  2. Book a Flight
  3. Reserve a Hotel

* The period of your stay must be scheduled for a maximum of 7 days (including conference period (5 days), arrival & departure day in Japan).

Application fee and Refund Policy

A fee of JPY 10,000 per person (including preparation fee of visa documents and shipping cost) is required from each applicant.
The application may not be refunded under any circumstances, once the application fee is received.

Important Dates

Visa Support Application Starts on Middle of August, 2017
Deadline for Visa Support Application October 15, 2017

For application, please apply via online registration form.
After confirming your application and payment, Visa Support Office will send you visa application form from Middle of August, 2017.

For any inquiries about registration and payment, please contact:
Registration Office of Galvatech 2017
c/o JTB Communication Design, Inc.
Celestine Shiba Mitsui Bldg. 3-23-1, Shiba,
Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-8335, Japan
TEL: +81-3-5657-0789 FAX: +81-3-3452-8552

特定商取引法に基づく表示 (For Japanese)

Organized by

The Iron and Steel Institute of Japan

Secretariat of Galvatech2017

c/o JTB Communication Design, Inc.
Celestine Shiba Mitsui Bldg. 3-23-1, Shiba, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-8335, Japan
Phone: +81-3-5657-0777
Fax: +81-3-3452-8550