ISOT website will close by December 2016. Please make sure to download necessary documents by that time.

17th ISOT finished with a great success, having more than 800 participants from about 30 countries.

You can get the photos of ISOT2016. Please download the document from the following URL.

Important Dates

  • Online Registration Starts
  • Online Registration Deadline
  • Abstract Submission Starts
  • Abstract Submission Deadline
  • Notification of the Program Committee's decision
  • Deadline for submission of symposium proposals
  • September 1, 2015
  • May 20, 2016
  • November 2 November 6, 2015
  • February 28, 2016
    Extended to March 14th 23:59 (JST), 2016
    Extended to March 18th 23:59 (JST), 2016
  • June 2015 July 2015
  • May 1, 2015 May 15, 2015

What's New

3 June, 2016 Information about ISOT2016 Satellite Symposium on Taste: Basic tastes and moreover has been updated.
1 June, 2016 Please note that there have been changes in room allocations for the posters.
Check the Presentation Guidelines for the new room allocations.
Program has been updated.
30 May, 2016 Program at a glance, Program, and Abstract have been updated.
27 May, 2016 Official T-shirts will be available for purchase! Don't miss the chance for purchase as the number is limited!
Presentation Guidelines have been updated.
Program titles have been updated.
11 March, 2016 Facebook page open! Please "like" this page to catch fresh information.
9 February, 2016 Announcement of ISOT2016 Satellite Symposium on Taste: Basic tastes and moreover has been updated.
Announcement of ISOT2016 SATELLITE MEETING “Olfaction: from Chemosensory Signals to the Brain” has been updated.
25 January, 2016 Program has been updated.
6 November, 2015 Call for Paper has been updated.
9 September, 2015 Symposiums information have been updated. 
Young Investigator Award information has been updated.
1 September, 2015 Online registration has started.
Program has been updated.
Official poster and announcement flyer have been updated.
28 August, 2015 Information about registration has been updated.
30 April, 2015 The deadline for submission of symposium proposals has been extended until May 15, 2015.[Call for Symposium Proposals]
27 April, 2015 Two distinguished professors have been decided as Plenary Speakers.
12 December, 2014 Submission of symposium proposals has started. [Call for Symposium Proposals(PDF)]
30 October, 2014 Organizing Committee has been updated.
30 October, 2014 Official logo of ISOT2016 has been revealed.
27 June, 2014 Website Open

Young Investigator Award

ISOT2016 Organizing Committee plans to provide Young Investigator Award for graduate students, or post-docs who have finished the doctoral program less than 10 years ago.
For those who wish to be nominated to the Young Investigator Award, registration and submission of an abstract are required. When you submit your abstract you will be asked to attach your CV and letter of support from the mentor.

For young investigator residing outside of Japan, 100,000 JPY will be provided for travel support.
Young investigator residing in Japan will be invited to the GALA dinner on Wednesday June 8.

Selected awardees will be notified after the reviewing process.

Poster and Announcement

ISOT2016 Satellite Symposium on Taste:
Basic tastes and moreover

KOKU Symposium
(10th June, 2016)

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