ISAR-7 / Seventh International Symposium on Arctic Research / 第7回 国際北極研究シンポジウム

(East Siberian Sea/ Kazutaka Tateyama, KIT)
(East Siberian Sea/ Kazutaka Tateyama, KIT)
(Ellesmere Island/ Masaki Uchida, NIPR)
(Yakutsk/ Hironori Yabuki, NIPR)
(Ny-Ålesund NIPR Observatory/ Junji Matsushita, NIPR)
(Tiksi/ Hironori Yabuki, NIPR)
(Ny-Ålesund/ Junji Matsushita, NIPR)

Transdisciplinary studies on a rapidly changing Arctic toward a sustainable society

Hybrid (in person & online)
March 6-10, 2023
National Institute of Polar ResearchAccess
10-3, Midori-cho, Tachikawa-shi, Tokyo 190-8518, Japan

Thank you for participating!!

The Seventh International Symposium on Arctic Research (ISAR-7) was held in Tachikawa, Tokyo on March 6-10, 2023, by a hybrid manner (partly in-person and partly online).

We had 336 presentations in 4 keynote speeches, 10 regular sessions, 19 special sessions, 16 session presentations and poster session. The number of participants was 448 (340 in-person and 108 online) from 24 countries/areas including all of 8 Arctic Council countries. 4 outstanding poster presentations were awarded. The symposium was quite successful with fruitful discussions under the symposium theme.

Sincere thanks to all those who supported us in organizing the symposium, and to all the participants.

Opening photo session on March 7, 2023 (Original Size 2.0MB)

Opening photo session on March 7, 2023 (Original Size 5.2MB)

Online Meeting Participation Site OPEN !!

Online Meeting Participation Site for ISAR-7 opened.

For participants who have completed registration by February 6, please see your notification email for your login ID and password sent by the ISAR-7 online support desk on February 21.

*Please check the Presentation Guidelines before attending the symposium.

350 Abstracts were submitted from all over the world!

Don't miss the ISAR-7, it will be held on-site for the first time in 5 years.
Please register now and ISAR-7 Symposium Organizing Committee looks forward to seeing you on 6 - 10 March 2023 here in TACHIKAWA, JAPAN !

Easier entry into Japan from October 11, 2022

(As of September 29, 2022)

New entry restrictions and action measures for foreign nationals regarding COVID-19 infection in Japan will be revised from October 11, 2022.

<Details of the easing measures>

  • The new entry restrictions for foreigners will be reviewed and the upper limit of the number of foreign visitors will be removed.
  • Resumption of visa waiver measures
  • Foreigners can enter Japan with a certificate of COVID-19 vaccination (3 times) or a negative certificate of a test taken within 72 hours before departure from the original country/region.

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The ISAR-7 Symposium Organizing Committee sincerely looks forward to your abstract submissions and to seeing you all at the symposium in-person as before.

What's New

March 3, 2023
On-site Registration openedNEW
February 22, 2023
Program and Abstracts openedNEW
February 21, 2023
Online Meeting Participation Site openedNEW
January 16, 2023
Session Program Opened
January 6, 2023
Travel Grants for Undergraduate students and ECS (CLOSED)
Application deadline is January 16, 2023 (Mon) 9:00 (JST=GMT+9)
December 9, 2022
Symposium Program Opened
November 24, 2022
Participants Guide Opened
October 31, 2022
[Deadline extended]
Call for Abstracts ends on 23:59 November 6, 2022 (JST=GMT+9)
October 26, 2022
Applications of visa issuance support documents resumed
October 26, 2022
Keynote Speaker Announcement!
October 18, 2022
Temporarily suspention of visa issuance support documents
October 11, 2022
Registration start
Online registration Deadline: February 6, 2023
September 30, 2022
Circular Update
August 3, 2022
ISAR-7 2nd Circular opened
August 3, 2022
Call for Abstracts start
Submission Deadline: October 31, 2022, NO EXTENSIONS!!
May 16, 2022
[Deadline extended] Call for Session ends on May 31, 2022
February 1, 2022
ISAR-7 1st Circular opened