SPARC General Assembly 2018


Date: 1-5 October, 2018
Venue: Miyako Messe, Kyoto, Japan

The SPARC (Stratosphere-troposphere Processes And their Role in Climate) 2018 General Assembly will be held back-to-back with the 2018 joint 14th iCACGP Quadrennial Symposium and 15th IGAC Science Conference, in Takamatsu, Kagawa, Japan.

SPARC General Assembly 2018

Important dates

15 (Mon) January 2018: Abstract submission opened
15 (Thu) March 2018: Abstract submission closed for early career scientists and PhD students who apply for travel grants
11 (Wed) April 2018: Abstract submission closes
4 (Fri) May 2018: Early-bird registration opens
1 (Sun) July 2018: Early-bird registration closes
2 (Sun) September 2018: Standard registration closes

Local Organising Committee

Kaoru Sato, University of Tokyo
Shigeo Yoden, University of Kyoto
Masato Shiotani, University of Kyoto


2nd Announcement
First announcement


Conference Sponsors

         RESTEC   CGER   KIMOTO ELECTRIC Co.,Ltd.   Tokyo Dylec Corporation   TOYOFUJI SHIPPING CO.,LTD.   Shoreline Science Research, Inc.   Picarro, Inc.   Diamond Air Service Inc.   Elementa: Science of the Anthropocene   SHIMADZU CORPORATION, Koichi Tanaka Mass Spectrometry Research Laboratory   Japan Meteorological Corporation      World Meteorological Organization   Nippon Thermo Co., Ltd.   Panasonic Corporation Eco Solutions Company   Asia Center for Air Pollution Research(ACAP)   Acid Deposition Monitoring Network in East Asia(EANET)   Droplet Measurement Technologies, Inc.   Markes International Ltd   Fujitsu Limited   Medical Supplements and Services the Leading Company   Takamatsu Preparatory School   MDPI   Japan Environmental Sanitation Center   Sayama Corporation   GEF   MEIWAFOSIS   Taiyo Corporation   ITEC Science Co.,Ltd   SUURI-KEIKAKU Co.,Ltd   Springer   JAPAN AIRLINES Co.,Ltd.  

Early Career Program Sponsors

APN   National Science Foundation   National Aeronautics and Space Administration   National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration   World Meteorological Organization   Global Atmosphere Watch                     IASS   NIES   

Cooperating Societies


Supporting Organizations

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology-Japan (MEXT)   Ministry of the Environment, Government of Japan   Japan Tourism Agency, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism   Science Council of Japan   NIES                                    Kagawa University