Congress Information

Name of the Congress 12th Asian Congress of Nutrition (12th ACN2015)
Date May 14 (Thu) - 18 (Mon), 2015
Venue Pacifico Yokohama (1-1-1 Minato Mirai, Nishi-ku, Yokohama 220-0012, Japan)
Congress Theme Nutrition and Food for Longevity: For the Well-Being of All
Organized by Japan Society of Nutrition and Food Science (JSNFS)
Science Council of Japan (SCJ)
Under the Auspice of Federation of Asian Nutrition Societies
Supported by Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare
Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology
Food Safety Commission, Cabinet Office
Kanagawa Prefectural Government
City of Yokohama
Supporting Societies Japan Association for Diabetes Education and Care
Japan Atherosclerosis Society
The Japan Diabetes Society
The Japan Dietetic Association
The Japan Endocrine Society
Japan Oil Chemists' Society
Japan Polyphenol Society
Japan Society for Bioscience, Biotechnology, and Agrochemistry
Japan Society of Metabolism and Clinical Nutrition
Japan Society for the Study of Obesity
The Japanese Clinical Nutrition Association
The Japanese Society for Amino Acid Sciences
The Japanese Society of Clinical Nutrition
Japanese Society for Food Factors
Japanese Society for Food Hygiene and Safety
The Japanese Society for Food Science and Technology
Japanese Society for Medical Use of Functional Foods
The Japanese Society of Nutrition and Dietetics
Japanese Society for Surgical Metabolism and Nutrition
Kanagawa Dietetic Association
The Vitamin Society of Japan
Official language English

12 th ACN 2015 ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

Chair
Teruo Miyazawa
Tohoku University
Vice-Chair
Hitoshi Ishida
Kyorin University
Makoto Shimizu
The University of Tokyo
Secretary General
Hisanori Kato
The University of Tokyo
Member
Tohru Fushiki
Kyoto University
Seiichi Homma
Emeritus Professor, Ochanomizu University
Ikuo Ikeda
Tohoku University
Motoni Kadowaki
Niigata University
Yoshimi Kishimoto
Ochanomizu University
Yasuyuki Kitaura
Nagoya University
Kazuo Kondo
Ochanomizu University
Hitomi Kumagai
Nihon University
Yutaka Miura
Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology
Kiyotaka Nakagawa
Tohoku University
Atsushi Okiyama
JSNFS secretariat
Yoshiharu Shimomura
Nagoya University
Tatsuya Sugawara
Kyoto University
Kazuharu Suzuki
Tokyo University of Agriculture
Yasushi Takano
JSNFS Secretariat
Yukari Takemi
Kagawa Nutrition University
Kiyoshi Tanaka
Kyoto Women's University
Mariko Uehara
Tokyo University of Agriculture
Keizo Umegaki
National Institute of Health and Nutrition
Kazumi Yagasaki
Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology
Teruyoshi Yanagita
Nishikyushu University
Taiichiro Seki
Nihon University
Advisor
Soichi Arai
Emeritus Professor, The University of Tokyo
Seiichi Homma
Emeritus Professor, Ochanomizu University
Norimasa Hosoya
Emeritus Professor, The University of Tokyo
Osamu Igarashi
Emeritus Professor, Ochanomizu University
Kanagawa Institute of Technology
Hiroshige Itakura
Emeritus Professor, Ibaraki Christian University
Yoshinori Itokawa
Emeritus Professor, Kyoto University
Jin-ai University
Kazuo Iwai
Emeritus Professor, Kyoto University
Yoshiko Kagawa
President, Kagawa Education Institute of Nutrition
Shuichi Kimura
Emeritus Professor, Tohoku University
Shuhei Kobayashi
Former Director, National Institute of Health and Nutrition
University of Human Arts and Sciences
Yasutoshi Muto
Emeritus Professor, Gifu University
Teiji Nakamura
President, Kanagawa University of Human Services
Chizuru Nishida
Coordinator, WHO Nutrition for Health and Development
Tadashi Noguchi
Emeritus Professor, The University of Tokyo
Motoko Sakamoto
Former President, Wayo Women's University
Yosuke Seyama
Emeritus Professor, The University of Tokyo
Emeritus Professor, Ochanomizu University
Michihiro Sugano
Emeritus Professor, Kyushu University
Emeritus Professor, Prefectural University of Kumamoto
Heizo Tanaka
Emeritus Professor, Tokyo Medical and Dental University
Kyoden Yasumoto
Emeritus Professor, Kyoto University
Akira Yoshida
Emeritus Professor, Nagoya University
International Advisor
Rekia Belahsen
IUNS Former Secretary General
Pek Yee Chow
FANS President
Ibrahim Elmadfa
IUNS Former President
Po-Chao Huang
FANS Former President
Ching-Jang Huang
FANS Former Secretary General
Anna Lartey
IUNS President
M. P. S. Minarto
FANS Council Member
Suzanne Murphy
IUNS Former Treasurer
Yutaka Seino
Asian Association for the Study of Diabetes (AASD)
Chair
E-Siong Tee
FANS Council Member
Chin-Kun Wang
FANS Council Member