●The number of attendees was 137 from Japan, USA, Taiwan, Portugal, Brazil, India, Germany, Korea, Australia, Sweden, Spain Denmark, Ireland, and Turkey.
●The photos taken during ISAP2013 and tour are available.
●The next ISAP2015 will be held in Porto, Portugal from September 21 to
● You can check how you go to the conference venue from your hotel.
●Panel 4(Panel on Data assimilation Techniques )has moved to Room A3 from
4:10pm to 5:40 pm, July 3(Wed) due to circumstances beyond our control.
Also, Session 15 (Power System Analysis 2) has been reassigned to Academy
Hall from 11:20 am to 12:50 pm on the same day.
●ISAP2013 takes a policy that no-show papers are not included in the final
● The final program is now available.
● Each speaker at Sessions on Smart Grid management 2 and Power System 1
should Each speaker at Sessions on Smart Grid management 2 and Power System 1 should recheck the session schedule. To avoid the conflict of some speakers at the technical session on July 2, two sessions have been switched as follows:
Session on Smart Grid Management 2 on July 2---> on July 3
Session on Power System 1 on July 3---> on July 2
●The following panels will be held from July 2-3:
Panel 1: PV
output estimation technology and its application in distribution systems （Organizer: Prof. Ryoichi Hara, Hokkaido University, Japan）
Panel 2: Current Status and Challenges of EV Penetration to Smart Grid
( Organizer: Prof. Chan-nan Lu, National Sun Yat-Sen University, Kaohsiung,
Panel 3: Practical Demonstration Projects in Japan（Organizer: Prof. Yoshikazu Fukuyama, Meiji University, Japan）
Panel 4: Data Assimilation Techniques(Organizer: Prof. Kazuyuki Nakamura, Meiji
Panel 5: Recent Trends and Future Research Directions in Evolutionary Multiobjective
Optimization (Organizer: Prof. Hisao Ishibuchi, Osaka Prefecture University,
●Now, the Web-based registration system was already closed. Those who have
would like to attend the conference should require the invoice to make remittance to the ISAP2013
Secretariat ( firstname.lastname@example.org) or pay the on-site registration
fees in cash. Unfortunately, we are no longer able to handle the credit card payment.
●The following plenary talks will be organized on July 2-3:
Plenary Talk 1: Bayesian Network and Its Application with Big-data (Speaker: Dr.Youich
Motomura, AIST(Advanced Industrial Science and Technology), Tsukuba, Japan)
Plenary Talk 2: Cyber-Physical System Security in a Smart Grid Environment (Speaker: Prof. Chen-Ching Liu, Washington State University, Pullman, USA/University of
College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland)
Plenary Talk 3: Outline of Verification Program in Smart Community Keihanna (Kyoto) (Speaker:
Mr. Yoichi Hangai, Mitsubish Heavy Industries, Tokyo, Japan)(The plenary title has been changed due to certain reasons)
●The program-at-glance is now available(see Program-at-Glance) and each
accepted paper is assigned to the session(see Session Schedule).
●The tutorials will be organized on the afternoon of July 1st and cover the following
Tutorial A: Data Mining(Instructor: Prof. Zita Vale, University of Porto, Porto,
Tutorial B: Metaheuristics(Instructor: Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. István Erlich, University of Duisburg-Essen, Duisburg, Germany)
Tutorial C: Multi-agent systems(Instructor: Prof. Takeshi Nagata, Hiroshima Istitute
of Technology, Hiroshima, Japan)
●Payment of the attendees must be reached to Registration Desk by:
Early-Registration: May 1st, 2013 (JST)
Regular-Registration: June 1st, 2013(JST)
●The firm deadline of the final papers is due on May 1st, 2013 (JST). Payment
of the authors must be reached to Registration Desk by May 1st,2013(JST).
● The registration site open on April 11, 2013.
●The deadline was extended to Feb. 20, 2013.
The paper submission site was open on Feb. 4, 2013.
●The Homepage on ISAP 2013 was open on Oct. 3, 2013.