PSJ35 - The 35th Annual Congress of Primate Society of Japan
Thank you all for coming to #PSJ35. What a great series of talks over the past couple of days: together, we made it a huge success!

Invitation for PSJ35

Venue Kumamoto City International Center About 15 minutes from Kumamoto Station
Fri, 12 July - Sun, 14 July 2019
Kumamoto Sanctuary of Kyoto University is proud to host the 35th Annual Congress of the Primate Society of Japan (PSJ35). PSJ35 will be held from Friday, 12 July to Sunday, 14 July 2019 at Kumamoto City International Center. We feel honoured to welcome you to Kumamoto, our hometown with a loving and warm atmosphere, and hope this congress will offer fruitful opportunities for all attendees to share, discuss and deepen their research.
English 日本語


Day 1 Friday, 12 July
13:00-18:45 Registration


14:00-16:00 Workshop 1

6F Main Hall

17:00-18:30 Workshop 2

6F Main Hall

Day 2 Saturday, 13 July
07:30- Sarubashiri 2019 (Fun Run)

Kumamoto Castle Park

09:00-18:00 Registration


09:30-12:15 Oral Presentation A

6F Main Hall

09:30-12:00 Oral Presentation B

5F Large Japanese-Style Room

12:15-13:45 評議員会


12:30-13:30 ランチョンセミナー


Poster Presentation

6F Lobby

13:45-14:45 Session 1
14:45-15:45 Session 2
Click here to find out which session you present your poster
16:00-17:45 General Assembly

6F Main Hall

18:15-20:15 Evening Welcome Reception *Including the Best Presentation Award and Primates Most Cited Paper Award Ceremonies

BF Mitsui Garden Hotel Kumamoto

Day 3 Sunday, 14 July
08:00-09:15 Primates編集会議


09:00-12:00 Registration


09:15-12:00 Oral Presentation A

6F Main Hall

09:15-12:00 Oral Presentation B

5F Large Japanese-Style Room

Important Dates

Fri, 19 April

Deadline for abstract submission and workshop proposal

Fri, 21 June

Early Bird Registration Deadline

Mon, 01 July

Online Registration Deadline


Disclaimer: PSJ35 has ended (any applications cannot be considered) and these guidelines are being kept online for historical purposes. Though accurate at the time of publication, they are no longer being updated; i.e. they may contain outdated information and/or broken links.
Directions & Floor Information

Congress Venue: Kumamoto City International Center
(4-18 Hanabata-cho, Kumamoto 860-0806 Japan)

A welcome reception will be held on Saturday, 13 July at the Mitsui Garden Hotel Kumamoto, which is a five-minute walk from the congress venue.

See Details
Registration & Payment

Registration should be completed via our online registration system. Click here and read the guidelines and follow all instructions to complete your registration.

Presentation Guidelines

The deadline for abstracts submission for the PSJ35 has passed.

See Details
Public Symposium 公開シンポジウム

07月14日に公開シンポジウム『ヒトの来し方行く末を考える:サル学70年の成果と人類の未来への展望』を開催いたします。 どなたでも無料でご参加いただけます、申し込みも不要です。是非ご来場ください。

See Details
Support Members Wanted
If you would like help us organise the congress and work as a staff member, please register your interest via this form.
Workshop Proposals

We are now accepting proposals for workshops. All workshops will be scheduled to fit in slots lasting 90 minutes and start at 13:00 on 12 July. To propose a workshop, please submit [this form]. The deadline for proposals is 19 April 2019.

There are many hotels near the congress venue. We will not arrange accommodation for participants, so please make sure to book a room at your preferred hotel by yourself.
Childcare Options
Nanny services are available upon request [via this form]. The deadline for registrations is 19 April 2019.


A post-congress tour to Kumamoto Sanctuary will take place on 15 July.

See Details
There are plenty of restaurants and convenience stores near the venue. They range from quick and inexpensive to luxurious specialities of our hometown, and some places offer halal and vegan options. We hope you have a lovely time.