JNNS 2011

The 21st Annual Conference of the Japanese Neural Network Society

December 15-17, 2011, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology (OIST), Okinawa, Japan




Welcome to JNNS 2011

The 21st Annual Conference of the Japanese Neural Network Society (JNNS2011) was held from December 15th to 17th at Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology (OIST), an international graduate university newly built on a semitropical island 1,600km southwest of Tokyo.

JNNS2011 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, Richard Sutton and Peter Dayan. Travel support will be provided for selected student presenters. JNNS will confer Young Presenter Awards for distinguished presentation papers.

Important Dates

July 10th: Paper submission starts

July 19th: On-line registration starts

August 31st: Paper submission deadline

September 9th: Paper submission deadline (extended)

October 20th: Notice of acceptance

October 31st: Early discount registration ends

December 14th-15th: Satellite: young researcher’s symposium

December 15th-17th: Conference

December 18th-19th: Satellite: the 11th Workshop on Neurobiology and Neuroinformatics (NBNI 2011)



Japanese Neural Network Society


Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology


Japanese Neuroscience Society

Institute of Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers

Society of Instrument and Control Engineers

The Institute of Electrical Engineers of Japan

Fuzzy Logic Systems Institute

Japan Society for Fuzzy Theory and Intelligent Informatics

The Robotic Society of Japan

Japanese Cognitive Science Society

Information Processing Society of Japan

Supported by Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Innovative Areas: Prediction and Decision Making

What’s New

April 15th: Website is launched.

July 8th: Paper submission page open.

July 19th: On-line registration page open.

August 31st: Paper submission deadline was extended to Friday, September 9.

October 20th: Registration is now open for young researchers’ symposium.

November 15th: General information and technical programs are available.

December 1st: Online proceedings are available.