International Symposium on Dyeing and Finishing of Textiles

It is our pleasure to announce that the International Symposium on Dyeing and Finishing of Textiles will be held in Nagano, Japan from September 6th to 9th, 2009. The symposium is organized by the 120th Committee on Processing for Functionality of Fibers and Polymers (JSPS 120th committee) established since 1948 in Japan Society for the Promotion of Science(JSPS). This is the forth oppotunity in an sequence of the international conferences organized by JSPS 120th committee. The first symposium and second symposium were held in Fukui (1994) and Wakayama (1998), respectively. The last has been held in Kyoto (2006).

To activate the research on our field globally, the symposium aims at promoting fruiteful scientific and technological discussions on all aspects of the dyeingand finishing of textiles and related fields including dye chemistry, dyeing machinary, functional fiber science, polymer science for fibers and textiles, etc.

For this purpose, we are plannning to invite world-class researches in these fields.

This symposium is finacially suppoted by JSPS, an independent admisitrative institution in Japan Goverment.

With this announcement, all we are glad to invite you to attend the symposium and present your paper(s).