2014 International Symposium on Fundamental and Applied Sciences
March 28-30, 2014 in Tokyo, Japan
The second year of International Symposium on Fundamental and Applied Sciences (ISFAS 2014) is scheduled to take place in Tokyo, Japan from March 28-30, 2014. This conference aims to provide a communication platform for academics, researchers, graduates and industry professionals to not only present their recent and latest researches but also share their thoughts and discuss the future development in the field of global information and management.
The tentative program has been announced please check the time and date of your presentation. If your paper is missing, please email us immediately and indicate your ISFAS paper ID. Noted, any requests for modifying the author’s information/abstract/full paper in the ISFAS program/proceedings are not acceptable after February 26th, 2014.
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201403-Tokyo Final Program.pdf (updated on March 12th 2014)
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Food, Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences
Geology, Earth and Environmental Sciences
✔ Submission Deadline Feb 10th 2014
✔ Notification of Acceptance January 05, 2014
( paper received after Dec. 20th, will recieve after Jan. 5th)
✔ Deadline for Registration and Final Submission Feb 10th 2014
✔ Conference Dates March 28-30, 2014
Parallel Sessions will run on March 29th and 30th. Sessions are usually 90 minutes in length, and normally include six or seven presenters.
Presentations and Equipment
All meeting rooms are equipped with a screen, an LCD projector, and a laptop computer installed with PowerPoint software. You will be able to insert your USB flash drive into the computer. We recommend that you bring two copies of your presentation in case if one fails. You may also link your own laptop computer to the projector cable, however if you use your own Mac please ensure you have the requisite connector.
A Polite Request to All Participants
Participants are obliged to arrive on time for all sessions, whether to their own, or to those of other presenters. Presenters should pay special attention to the time slots that are subject to be divided equally among all oral presentations in one session to ensure that each presenter has equal right to presentation. The session chair is responsible for taking care of the fair division of presentation time.
Poster Sessions & Poster Requirements
Materials Provided by the Conference Organizer:
• X Racks & Base Fabric Canvases (60cm×160cm)
• Adhesive Tapes or Clamps
Materials Prepared by the Presenters:
• Home-made Poster(s)
Requirement for the Posters:
• Material: not limited, can be posted on the canvases
• Size: smaller than 60cm*160cm
‘The Multipolar 21st Century: Implications for Global Stability'
* From Bipolarity to Multipolarity - the 'Post' Post-Cold War Era
* The Rise & Fall of Great Powers - Decline of the 'West', Ascent of the 'BRICS' & 'MINTs'?
* 2014: 1914 Redux? Arms Races & Rivalry in the Asia-Pacific
* IGOs & RGOs - the Challenge for Global Governance
Dr Craig Mark
Associate Professor,School of International Studies
Kwansei Gakuin University, Japan
Associate Professor at the School of International Studies, Kwansei Gakuin University (KGU), teaches and researches in International Security, Foreign Policy and Australian Politics. He also teaches for the School of Law and Politics at KGU, and has previously been a lecturer at Macquarie University, and the University of NSW in Sydney, Australia.
Co-author, 'Understanding International Relations: The World and Japan' (October 2013)
'Politics of the Closest Friend: Abbott, Japan and the Asia-Pacific', The Conversation, October 11 2013
'A Harder Target for Abe's Third Arrow', Business Spectator, October 8, 2013
'Maritime Rivalry in the Asia-Pacific: Prospects for a Regional Arms Control Treaty' (June 2013)
'Edward Snowden's flight shows the limits of US power' (June 2013)
'Trust in the 2013 Australian Election', (June 2013)'
'Connectedness, Identity and Alienation and the Japanese 2013 Election', (April 2013)
'War and Conflict in Africa' (March 2013)
'Geopolitics of the Asia-Pacific: the Fate of Regional Security Institutionalism' (March 2013)
ISFAS 2014 is not authorized to assist with the VISA process beyond providing a Letter of Invitation and the letter of guarantee. Should your VISA application be denied, ISFAS 2014 cannot change the decision of the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs, nor will ISFAS 2014 engage in discussion or correspondence with the MOFA or the Embassy of Japan on behalf of the applicant.