The 44-th Symposium on Finsler Geometry

September 8 - 11, 2009

Tokai University, Sapporo Capus, Multimedia Hall

(Final Announcement)

In the behalf of Society of Finsler Geometry, Japan, we are pleased to invite you to attend The 44-th Symposium on Finsler Geometry. The symposium, concerning topics on Finsler geometry and Applications, will be held in the beautiful city of Sapporo in a very pleasant season, including a banquet and an excursion in Hokkaido.

Organizing Comittee

   Hideo SHIMADA (Sapporo, Japan)
   Sorin V. SABAU (Sapporo, Japan)


Registration Fee + Accommodation (for the symposium period including breakfast) + Excursion : 30,000 JPY (approx. 262 Euro, or 340 US$).
The registration fee can be payed in JPY, EURO or US$, but the change will be given in JPY.

Accomodation during the conference:

Hotel Apa & Resort
Sapporo, Kawazoe 4-2-1, Minami-ku, Sapporo, Japan                       
Tel: +81-(0)11-571-3111

Access information (from Chitose Airport)

Access from Sapporo (map in Japanese)

Registred Participants


We have closed the online registration for this symposium.

About the lectures during the conference

You are asked to give a lecture at the conference. There are 3 kinds of lectures planed (Q&A time included).

            Short communications: 30 min. talks.

            Regular lectures:       40 min. talks.

            Invited lectures:        60 min. talks.

Please choose from these and let us know the kind of lecture you intend to give and the title.

Durring the conference computer projectors, OHP projectors, white board (a quite small one) will be available. Please let us know which way you intend to give your lecture.

Application deadline: June 8-th, 2009

REMARK.The persons that need a visa to travel in Japan are requested to contact us as soon as possible in order to get the invitation letter needed for this.

We are going to publish a small Proceeding of the conference (not refereed), as we did at the previous editions of the Finsler Symposium in Japan. Therefore, please bring with you a short outline of your talk (within 4 pages), or send it by mail.

For the persons how would like to attend the conference, please send the following Application form by e-mail, fax or regular mail to the organizators.


Application Form



E-mail or Fax:


Intended lecture title:

Other requests:


Hideo Shimada
    Tokai University, Sapporo Campus
    5-1 Minamisawa, Minami-ku,
    Sapporo-shi, 005-8601, JAPAN
    TEL: +81-(0)11-571-5111    
    FAX: +81-(0)11-571-7879

Sorin V. Sabau
      Tokai University, Sapporo Campus
      5-1 Minamisawa, Minami-ku,
      Sapporo-shi, 005-8601, JAPAN
      TEL: +81-(0)11-571-5111   
      FAX: +81-(0)11-571-7879

Last updated July 10-th, 2009