JSTS(Japanese Society of Turfgrass Science)

2018 Sept 23rd(Sun)-25th(Tue)

23rd / Sept / Sunday  Toki Messe Niigata Convention Center
9:30 - Registration open (Ground Cover Plants Group)
10:00 - 11:30 Ground Cover Plants Group Meeting (meeting room 203 · 204)
11:30 - 12:30 Business Meeting (meeting room 203 · 204)
12:30 - Registration open
13:30 - 16:30 Symposium (2nd Floor Main Hall <Snow Hall>)
"Grass and happiness - Is lawn enriching life ? "
Keynote lecture: Isao Honma (Albirex Niigata School Coach, former Albirex Niigata player)
Topics provided : Several schedules including the condition of the school lawn and the lawn in the Niigata city
Panel Discussion : Exchange of opinions by speakers and topic providers
Gordinator : Yukihiko Ushiyama (Professor, Niigata University)
17:30 - 19:30 Reception (Hotel Nikko Niigata)

24th / Sept / Monday  Toki Messe Niigata Convention Center
9:30 - Registration open
10:00 - 12:00 Golf course Group Meeting (Second floor main hall <Snow hall A>)
10:00 - 12:00 School Turf Group Meeting (2nd Floor Main Hall <Snow Hall B>)
13:30 - 15:30 Park & Open Spaces Group Meeting (2nd Floor Main Hall <Snow Hall A>)

25th / Sept / Tuesday Field Tour  (Pre-registaration)
8:45 - Registration open (Niigata Station South Exit Bus Pool)
9:00   Departure from Niigata Station
10:40 - 11:20 Niigata racecourse
Lunch break
13:00 Departing from Niigata Furusato Village
15:15 Niigata station

25th/Sept/Tuesday Golf  (Pre-registaration)
Golf : Nakajo Golf Club (Emashi City, Niigata Prefecture)
Participation fee: 12,000 yen (play fee, caddy fee)
Please have lunch separately by yourself.
1st group 8: 24 start playing
For details, we will contact you directly.


2018 June 8th(Fri)-10th(Sun)

2017 Oct 18th-20th
2017 Oct 18th (Fri) - 20th (Sun) 
18th (Wed) Symposium
12:00-13:00 Board council
13:30-16:30 Symposium
"Golf Courses in Environmental Era "
Keynote Lecture : Atsuo Tanaka (Journalist of forest) 
Case study in Kinki area
Panel discussion
17:30-19:30 Reception

19th (Thu) Group session
Golf Course group session
Parks and open spaces group session
School turf group session
Ground cover plants group session

20th (Fri) Excursion and Golf
Excursion tour 8:30-16:00
Ten-Shiba:Tennoji park entrance area
Osaka city Morinomiya elementary school :turf play ground
Komatsu Osaka factory: biotope, turf maintenance by robot 
Expo park: turf area and Japanese garden
Suita city stadium

Golf play and discussion
Osaka Golf Club

Partcipation Fees
 member ;advance / on the day non-member Students
 Conference 4500 yen / 5000 yen  5000 yen 2000 yen
 Reception 4500 yen / 5000 yen  5000 yen 2000 yen
 Excursion Tour 4500 yen(advance payment only)
 2000 yen
 Golf 17000 yen  

2017 May 19th-21st
2017 May 19th(Fri) - 21st(Sun) 
Tokyo City University Yokohama Campus

2016 Sept 23th-25th
23th (Fri) Convention
Convention at Tokachi Plaza Hall
Reception at Hokkaido Hotel

24th (Sat) Field Tour
25th (Sun) Golf Play
Golf Play at Tokachi Country Club