Pre- and Post-Conference Symposia

Pre-and post-conference symposia will be held in Yokohama on 20 November 2007 and in Kyoto on 26 November 2007, respectively. For a limited number of overseas attendees of both pre- and post-symposia as well as the Conference in Fukuoka, domestic travel fees will be covered by the organizers.

Pre-Conference Symposium
One-day pre-symposium "A New Step in Solution Chemistry from Yokohama" will be held on 20 November 2007 at Yokohama Kaikou Memorial Museum in Yokohama (in Japanese Yokohama-shi Kaikou Kinen Kaikan), which is located close to the Port of Yokohama. Registration fee is 900 JPY.
The organizers (main members) are:
Professor Haruhiko Yokoyama (Yokohama City University) (Representative)
Guest Professor Hitoshi Kanno (Yokohama City University)
Guest Professor Koji Yamanaka (Organo Corporation & Yokohama City University)
Yokohama is reached by Japan Railway trains from Tokyo (one hour). For information of Yokohama see and For more details please contact Prof. H. Yokoyama ( A web site is

Post-Conference Symposium
One-day post-symposium "Solution Chemistry: from Solvation to Biomolecules" will be held on 26 November 2007 at Kyoto University in Kyoto. Registration is free.
The organizers are:
Professor Masahide Terazima (Kyoto University)
Professor Yoshifumi Kimura (Kyoto University)
Kyoto is reached by Shin-kansen train from Fukuoka (3 hours). For more details please contact Prof. M. Terazima (
The fornt page of the post-conference website is
Kyoto Univ.(left),temples(middle),temple autum view(right)