Invitation for PSJ35

Kumamoto City International Center
About 15 minutes from Kumamoto Station
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Fri, 12 July – Sun, 14 July 2019
Kumamoto Sanctuary of Kyoto University is proud to host the 35th Annual Congress of the Primate Society of Japan (PSJ35). PSJ35 will be held from Friday, 12 July to Sunday, 14 July 2019 at Kumamoto City International Center. We feel honoured to welcome you to Kumamoto, our hometown with a loving and warm atmosphere, and hope this congress will offer fruitful opportunities for all attendees to share, discuss and deepen their research.

Tentative Schedule

Update: November 07, 2018
  • Day 1

    Friday, 12 July

  • 13:00-

  • Day 2

    Saturday, 13 July

  • Oral Presentations

  • General Assembly

  • Takashima Award Ceremony

  • Evening Welcome Reception

  • Day 3

    Sunday, 14 July

  • Oral Presentations

  • Public Symposium

  • Monday (holiday), 15 July

  • Excursion

Please note that schedules are tentative and may be subject to change.

Important Dates

Fri, 19 April

The deadline for abstracts submission for the PSJ35 has passed.

Fri, 21 June

Early Bird Registration Deadline

Mon, 01 July

Online Registration Deadline

Save the Date

PSJ35 will start in


Kumamoto City International Center

4-18 Hanabata-cho, Kumamoto 860-0806 Japan
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Fee Structure


  • Attendance Fee (General)
  • Attendance Fee (Student)
  • Evening Reception Fee (General)
  • Evening Reception Fee (Student)
  • Late

    After 22 June
  • Attendance Fee (General)
  • Attendance Fee (Student)
  • Evening Reception Fee (General)
  • Evening Reception Fee (Student)
Please read PSJ35 Registration Guidelines for information about payment.



Registration & Payment

Presentation Guidelines

Evening Welcome Reception

A welcome reception will be held on Saturday, 13 July at the Mitsui Garden Hotel Kumamoto, which is a five-minute walk from the congress venue.

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Workshop Proposals

We are now accepting proposals for workshops. All workshops will be scheduled to fit in slots lasting 90 minutes and start at 13:00 on 12 July. To propose a workshop, please submit this form. The deadline for proposals is 19 April 2019.

Childcare Options

Nanny services are available upon request via this form. The deadline for registrations is 19 April 2019.


There are many hotels near the congress venue. We will not arrange accommodation for participants, so please make sure to book a room at your preferred hotel by yourself.


A post-congress tour to Kumamoto Sanctuary will take place on 15 July.


There are plenty of restaurants and convenience stores near the venue. They range from quick and inexpensive to luxurious specialities of our hometown, and some places offer halal and vegan options. We hope you have a lovely time.

Get involved!Support Members Wanted

If you would like help us organise the congress and work as a staff member, please register your interest via My Page (Please complete your registration before it).