About PRICM9

PRICM is a series of triennial international conferences devoted to advanced materials and processing. After being initiated in 1992, the conference has been jointly and in-rotation organized by academic institutes or societies in five countries, Australia, China, Japan, Korea and United States and attracts many researchers and students in the field of materials science.

The PRICM9, the ninth in this conference series, is hosted by The Japan Institute of Metals and Materials (JIM) and will be held at Kyoto International Conference Center in Kyoto, Japan from August 1 to 5, 2016.

It includes plenary, keynote and invited lectures and contributed presentations on a variety of subjects or topics. We welcome you all to attend this wonderful conference and to join us for exciting discussions.

Organizing and Sponsor Institutes/Societies

The Japan Institute of Metals and Materials (JIM) Host Institute
The Chinese Society for Metals (CSM)
The Korean Institute of Metals and Materials (KIM)
Materials Australia (MA)
The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TMS)

Main Schedule during PRICM9

August 1 (Mon), 2016 Welcome Party
August 2 (Tue), 2016 Opening Ceremony, Plenary Session and Presentations
August 3 (Wed), 2016 Presentations and Poster Session
August 4 (Thu), 2016 Presentations and Banquet
August 5 (Fri), 2016 Presentations and Closing Ceremony

Participation Fee

  Payment Period Participation Fee
Regular Student*1
Advance Registration From January 15, 2016
to April 1, 2016
Japanese yen
Japanese yen
From April 2, 2016
to July31, 2016
Japanese yen
Japanese yen
From August 1, 2016
to August 5, 2016
Japanese yen
Japanese yen

*1Copy of student identification of the University/Institute must be submitted.

*2Without Banquet: Advance Registration is 43,000 Japanese yen

Standard or On-site Registration is 56,000 Japanese yen Participation fee includes conference bag, one presentation, admission for presentation rooms, welcome party, refreshment breaks and lunch on Tuesday through Friday and one banquet ticket

Addition of only one presentation is possible by the payment of 15,000 Japanese yen as additional presentation fee.

Presenting author must pay registration fee and additional presentation fee before the deadline of the advance registration of April 1, 2016, otherwise the submitted abstract and proceedings manuscript will be automatically withdrawn.


* Final Circular (Click!)

* PRICM9 Abstract Submission from Symposium Keynote and Invited Speaker (Click!)