About the delay of opening the registration and payment website

Dear all colleagues, We would like to sincerely apologize for the delay of opening the registration and payment website for the IPHS 2018 conference. This is caused by a mechanical trouble and the organising committee is continuously trying to fix it. It might take several days and we decided to extend the due of early bird registration and the full paper submission for peer-review until the 15th April. Again, we sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and appreciate it if you would wait just a little more. We will send email to all the authors when the website is prepared for registration. Thank you for your cooperation. Thank Read more

Registration and Conference Fee

The organising committee has released the conference fee for the IPHS 2018 Yokohama. There are 5 types of fee corresponding to attendee’s situation, such as IPHS member for FY2018, PhD students and accompanying person. Please confirm the conditions to apply your appropreate fee. The early bird registration is until 31st March, 2018. Registration Fees (Japanese Yen) Early bird Registration (until 31st March 2018) Regular Registration (until 31st May 2018) IPHS member – Standard fee ¥43,000 ¥47,000 IPHS member – Reduced fee** ¥30,000 ¥33,000 Non-member* – Standard fee ¥51,000 ¥54,000 Non-member* – Reduced fee** ¥36,000 ¥39,000 Accompanying person fee*** ¥16,000 ¥16,000 The registration website is to be opened in several days. Thank Read more

Notice about Full Paper

The standard format of full paper (MS word) is provided on “Full Paper Submission” page. All the instructions how to prepare and format your full paper are explained in this MS word file. Your paper should contain no less than 3000 words and should not exceed 4000 words (excluding abstract, notes, and bibliography). In addition, the document length for a paper must NOT exceed 12 PAGES, including references.

Full Paper Submission: 1st March – 15th April, 2018

Notice: The due was extended untiil 15th April, 2018. (2018.3.28) The academic committee of IPHS2018 has started to notify the result of peer-reviewing for abstracts to the authors. The authors who receive a notification of acceptance and want to publish their full paper in the proceedings of the conference have to submit their full paper for peer-reviewing via EasyChair between 1st March and 15th April, 2018, using the standard format (see this page). Please note that registration and payment of the fee are also required for publishing your full paper. The registration website will be opened on March as well. In addition, please check out the hotels and field trips and make sure Read more

Greeting from the Convenor

Dear all, It is our great pleasure and privilege to introduce the plan for the 18th IPHS Conference. The next IPHS Conference will be held in July 15-19, 2018, in Yokohama, Japan. The Planning Heritage Study Group as the host institution will welcome you to Yokohama. Our proposed conference theme is “Looking at the world history of planning”. Rapid globalization has enabled people to frequently cross over national boundaries and interact with each other, however, on the other hand, it has also caused various conflicts. Tolerance of different cultures,  justice and rights are sometimes forgotten in the face of political and economic decisions and social  reality. The world is not Read more