SOLAS Open Science Conference, 21-25 April 2019,
Sapporo, Japan

**SOLAS OSC 2019: Download and read issue 14 of the SOLAS Event Report here.**

Thank you to all SOLAS OSC 2019 participants!!


The Surface Ocean–Lower Atmosphere Study (SOLAS) is an international and interdisciplinary research project on biogeochemical-physical air-sea
interactions and processes.

With its Open Science Conference, SOLAS offers the ideal programme for
scientists who wish to learn and exchange about cutting edge research in the field and present their own findings. A special event dedicated to Early Career Scientists is being organised. More information soon here

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Conference venue
: Hokkaido University Conference Hall
Address: Japan, 〒060-0808 Hokkaido, Sapporo, Kita, Kita 8 Jonishi, 7 Chome

Latest News
  • SOLAS OSC 2019: Event Report released!!
    Download and read issue 14 here.

  • ** The SOLAS OSC 2019 handbook is now available **
    It includes travel information, directions, maps, speaker abstracts, poster lists, participant information and more. Download the PDF handbook here.

  • Poster information:
    Download the poster session list, including presenter times, poster titles, and poster board numbers here.
    More details on the poster sessions page.

  • The SOLAS OSC brochure includes the final programme, map of the venue, directions to our social events, a restaurant guide, and a map of ATMs.
    Download the brochure here.
    You will receive a printed version during registration!

  • Registration desk opens on 21 April, Sunday 
      - 09:00 to 15:30 at the Conference Hall  
      - 17:30 to 21:00 at the Ice breaker,
      “Beer Keller Sapporo Bureau of Development”
  • All conference participants are invited to join the
    Ice breaker on 21 April 2019!
    More details and directions are here.

  • The registration is now closed. Thank you!

  • 28 February 2019, 11:59 pm CST, is the final deadline for:
      - Late Registration
      - Registration fee payment
      Both can be done here.

  • OSC programme announced!
    Check dates and times of plenary talks, discussion sessions, and poster sessions here.

  • OSC Side-Event
    Join the Geoengineering Workshop on 21 April.
    Open to all attendees but space is limited. If you want to participate, please send an email to the IPO. More details

  • Enjoy a Taiko and Shamisen performance during our conference banquet on 24 April! More details here.


  • Registration is still open for the regular fee!
    Join plenary, discussion, and the poster sessions!

  • The following were closed on 30th November:
    • Early registration and abstract submission
    • Discussion session proposal submission
    • Financial support application

  • Visa: Please see more detatils here and contact the SOLAS IPO for any assistance. The supporting documents should be applied by the end of February!

  • Early Career Scientist Day announced! Apply by 15 Nov and join this great opportunity on 21st April 2019!

  • Sapporo local information updated: check out sights in and around beautiful Sapporo!

  • Keynote speakers have been announced!
  • Abstract submission, registration, and discussion session submission is OPEN!

    15 November 2018, 11:59 pm Central Standard Time, is the deadline for:
      - Early bird registration
      - Abstract submission (talk or poster)
      - Discussion session submission
      - Application of travel support

  • Registration will open in May!!
    This will include abstract submission, discussion session submission, and travel support

  • Opening of SOLAS OSC 2019 website

Sapporo Hokkaido Government. Photo credit: Sapporo City

 last modified: April 2019