On behalf of the Society of
the Finsler Geometry, Japan (President: Tadashi Aikou), we are
pleased to invite you to attend The 50th Symposium on Finsler
Geometry "Half a Century of Finsler Geometry in Japan".
The present conference, concerning research topics in Finsler
geometry and its Applications, is not simply the 50th episode in
a long tradition but also an
occasion to report on a bridge between tradition and modernism.
We hope for a large participation from Japan and abroad to this
historical event, to be held in the beautiful city of Hiroshima
during a very pleasant season, including a banquet and an
Tadashi AIKOU (Kagoshima, Japan)
Sorin V. SABAU (Sapporo, Japan)
Kazuhiro SHIBUYA (Hiroshima, Japan)
Here are two mobile phone numbers for emergencies:
+81-(0)90-8895-6067 (Hideo Shimada)
+81-(0)90-3432-9610 (Sorin V. Sabau)
is the list of
is the PROGRAM.
Registration Fee + Accommodation (for 4 nights with breakfast,
lunch on 22, 23, 24, dinner on 21, 22 and excursion on 24) :
40,000 JPY (approx. 300 Euro, or 335 US$). The fee can be paid in JPY
(preferable), EURO or US$, but the change will be given in
international conference is partially supported by The
Program for Promoting the Enhancement of Research
Banquet to be held at
JIROUMARU on 23 (Registration Fee does not include banquet
Accommodation during the conference:
Higashi-Hiroshima Green Hotel Morris
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).
communications: 30 min. talks.
lectures: 40 min. talks.
lectures: 60 min. talks.
Please choose from these and let us know the kind of lecture you
intend to give and the title.
During the conference computer projectors, OHP projectors, and
white boards will be available. Please let us know which way you
intend to give your lecture.
The application for this Symposium is now closed.
ATTENTION. Persons who need a visa to travel to Japan are
requested to contact Professor Aikou
(firstname.lastname@example.org) as soon as possible in order to
get the invitation letter needed.
We are going to publish online a Proceeding of the conference
(not refereed), as we did at the previous episodes of the
Finsler Symposium in Japan. Therefore, please prepare a short
outline of your talk and send it by e-mail to Professor Aikou
For persons who would like to attend the conference, please send
the following Application form by e-mail, fax or regular mail to