Welcome to JNNS 2018

The 28th Annual Conference of the Japanese Neural Network Society (JNNS2018) will be held from October 24th to 27th at Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology (OIST).

JNNS2018 aims to provide a forum for scientists, engineers, educators, and students to discuss the latest progress and future challenges in the field of neural information processing.

This year, JNNS aims to make the conference international with all the presentations in English and world-renowned keynote lecturers, Dr. Shun-ich Amari (RIKEN Center for Brain Science) and Dr. Maneesh Sahani (Gatsby Computational Neuroscience Unit, UCL). Travel support will be provided for selected student presenters.

Poster: A4 size (1.1MB) or A1 size (5.5MB)

Official Twitter Account: JNNS2018_Twitter_Account

  Important Dates

  • May 1st: Pre-registration start.
  • June 30th => July 9th: Paper submission deadline.
  • August 31st: Pre-registration end.
  • October 18th: Regular registration end.
  • October 24th to 27th: Conference.

  What’s New

  • April 11th: Website is launched.
  • June 29th: Paper submission deadline was extended.
  • July 6th: The schedule (tentative) of the free shuttle bus was updated.
  • August 30th: The 2nd keynote lecturer was changed from Dr. Poggio (MIT) to Dr. Sahani (UCL).
  • August 31st: Explanation for "Visa to enter Japan" was added to the registration page.
  • September 1st: Technical Programs are available.
  • October 9th: Poster presentation guidelines are available.
  • October 9th: Cancellation and refund policy was added to the registration page.
  • October 9th: Satellite Workshop was added to the program page.