09:50~10:00 Opening Ceremony
Congratulation Remarks by Seigo Nagao,
President of Kagawa University (Japan)
Welcome Address by Ken Izumori
International Society of Rare Sugars
10:00~10:40 Keynote Address by George W.J. Fleet,
Professor Emeritus of Oxford University (UK)
10:40~11:20 Keynote Lecture by Michael Landa
Former Director of the Center for Food Safety and Applied
Nutrition (CFSAN), Food and Drug Administration (FDA) (USA)
11:20~12:00 Special Lecture by Tsuneyuki Oku
Professor Emeritus of University of Nagasaki (Japan)
13:00~14:30 Special Program "Sugar Labeling"
Session I: Posting a problem for sugar labeling
Presenters: The Coca-Cola Company (USA)
Nestlé Ltd (Switzerland)
Mitsubishi Corporation (Japan)
Session II: Panel discussion ~A proposal for sugar labeling~
Modulator: Tani Yuma, D-Allulose Working Group Chair
Calorie Control Council (CCC) USA
Panelists: Erick J. Vandamme, Ghent University (Belgium)
George W.J. Fleet, Oxford University (UK)
Ken Izumori, Kagawa University (Japan)
Saisamorn Lumyong, Chiang Mai University (Thailand)
Albert Bär, Tooth Friendly Association (Switzerland)
Hiroaki Hamano, International Life Science Institute (Japan)
Susan Cho, NutraSource, Inc. (USA)
Michael Landa, former Director of CFSAN, FDA (USA)
Tsuneyuki Oku, University of Nagasaki (Japan)
14:30~15:30 Coffee Break
15:30~17:00 Oral Presentation:
Session 1 Rare sugar production and their physicochemical properties (1)
17:30~18:00 Welcome Drink (Hotel Clement Takamatsu)
18:00~20:00 Reception (Hotel Clement Takamatsu)
November 25 (Friday) Kagawa International Conference Hall :
09:00~10:10 Oral Presentation:
Session 2 Rare sugar production and their physicochemical properties (2)
10:10~10:30 Coffee Break
10:30~12:00 Session 3 Rare sugars for food sciences
12:00~13:30 Luncheon Seminar
13:30~15:00 Session 4 Rare sugars for medicine and health (1)
15:00~15:20 Coffee Break
15:20~16:20 Session 5 Rare sugars for medicine and health (2)
16:20~17:20 Session 6 Rare sugars for plant sciences
November 26 (Saturday) Exhibition Hall & Kagawa International Conference
09:00~12:00 Poster Presentation (Short oral presentation for odd numbered posters at 9:30~10:30 &
even numbered posters at 10:30~11:30) in Exhibition Hall
12:00~13:30 Luncheon Seminar at Kagawa International Conference Hall
13:30~14:00 Closing Ceremony
*Exhibition by rare sugar-related companies (09:00~14:00) and "Rare Sugar Seminars for public" (12:00~13:00) will be placed in Exhibition Hall together with poster session.
Presenters are requested to submit 1 page Abstract in MS Word file by e-mail.
The Abstract Submission Deadline is October 31, 2016.
Guides for Preparing Abstract
All presenters (invited, oral, and poster presentation) are required to submit a one page Abstract (MSWord file only) to complete the registration process. The submission deadline is October 31, 2016. Consult the <<ABSTRACT SAMPLE>> for the manuscript style. The following are the basic requirements:
・A4 (210mm x 297mm) or letter size with a 25 mm margin on all 4 sides.
・The manuscript must be written in English. Use 12 point Times New Roman font.
・Papers should be arranged in the following order; Title, Author(s),Affiliation(s), and Body.
・Figures and tables can be included.
For the online registration of 6th Rare Sugar Congress 2016 in KAGAWA, please send e-mail with your full name, affiliation, and attendance (or absence) for the ISRS reception on Nov 24 night at Hotel Clement Takamatsu, to the following address.
Participant: 10,000 JPY
Student: 0 JPY
Participant: 8,000 JPY
November 24 night at Hotel Clement Takamatsu
Method of Payment
The total fee should be paid on site (at the registration desk). Payment must be made in Japanese yen.
The total fee should be paid via the following bank transfer.
百十四銀行 三木支店（普）0813927 国際希少糖学会 何森 健
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The 6th Symposium of
International Society of Rare Sugars (Rare Sugar Congress 2016)
Date: November 24-26, 2016
Venue: Kagawa International Conference Hall (Sunport Takamatsu)
http://www.symboltower.com/hall/english at Takamatsu City, Kagawa, Japan
ISRS provides numerous sponsorship opportunities for the 6th Symposium of International Society of Rare Sugars. Below are some of the packages we are offering:
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