RSC Tokyo International Conference 2018

Future of Single Cell Analysis

International Conference Session, JASIS Conference

The Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) and JAIMA (JAPAN Analytical Instruments Manufacturers’ Association) jointly organize the RSC-TIC(Royal Society of Chemistry-Tokyo International Conference)during JASIS 2018, one of the biggest exhibitions of analytical and scientific instruments in Asia.
This conference focuses on single cell analysis and consists of invited lectures and poster presentations. Participation from anyone involved in research and development in the field of analytical science and technology is welcome. 

RSC-TIC Organizers
Takehiko Kitamori (RSC(Analyst Associate Editor), The University of Tokyo)
Daniel Citterio (RSC(Fellow), Keio University)


Date September 6-7, 2018
Place Makuhari Messe, Chiba
Association JAIMA, RSC

Invited Lectures

9 internationally renowned lecturers from around the world.
The list of invited lecturers and the detailed program will be announced later.

Flash Presentation & Poster Session

A poster session covering topics such as development and application of analytical instruments, including sample preparation methods and data analysis, will be held in Makuhari-Messe.
We welcome submissions from academic, public institutional and industrial researchers.
We also welcome ongoing projects, and proposals of collaboration.
Each poster presenter will have a short presentation before the session.

Important schedule for application for poster presentation

Deadline to register for poster presentation: June 29
Deadline for submitting poster abstract file: July 6
Deadline for submitting flash presentation file: August 24

Travel Grant for International Participants

JAIMA is offering travel support grants, on a competitive basis, to applicants from outside of Japan, who wish to apply for the poster session. 50,000 JPY in cash will be offered as travel support to the successful applicants. They are also invited to the luncheon networking and exhibition tour held during the conference period. Please download and fill in the application form and send it to

Deadline for travel grant application: May 11.
Notification of the selection result: June 1.

Poster Presentation Award (13 posters)

- RSC Best Presentation Award ("Analyst" Poster Prize) (top 3 posters)
- Poster Presentation Award (10 posters)

JASIS Global Exchange Zone:Networking Luncheon

Details will be informed later.

JASIS 2018

JASIS 2018, the largest Japanese Exhibition on Analytical Instruments, will be held in Makuhari-Messe between September 5-7. We hope the presenters and attendees to enjoy both scientific and technology discussion on the session, and seeking the latest analytical instruments on the exhibition.

Venue (Makuhari Messe)

Direct airport limousine bus services
50 min from Narita Airport,
60 min from Haneda Airport

Train (JR Keiyo Line)
35 min from Tokyo Station