6th ARF & Heli Japan 2017

The Japan Helicopter Society and the AHS International Japan Chapter are sponsoring the 6th annual Asian-Australian Rotorcraft Forum (ARF) and Heli Japan 2017 in Kanazawa city, Ishikawa prefecture, Japan, November 7-9, 2017.

Monday 6th Nov: Pre-registration, Welcome Reception at the venue, KKR Hotel Kanazawa
Tuesday 7th Nov: Opening, Session, Exhibition, Banquet *1
Wednesday 8th Nov: Session, Exhibition, Closing *1
Thursday 9th Nov: Technical Tour *2
   *1 Luncheon meeting with 150 free lunches on a first-come-first-served-basis is held.
       Please reserve your lunch through registration.
   *2 A one-day tour including lunch is planning. You can reserve until 9th Oct.

Available from July 10, 2017 00:00JST.
  Regular \40,000 *3
  Student/Retiree \25,000 *3
   *3 Including Welcome Reception, Banquet, Session, Technical Tour and one proceeding CD.

Advanced Rotorcraft Technology
-Flight Controls
-Autonomous System
-Unmanned VTOL Aircraft & Rotorcraft
-Test & Evaluation
-Structures & Materials
-Wind Energy

Safety Operations
-Emergency Medical Service (EMS)
-Disaster Relief and Rescue Operations
-Special Equipment for Life Saving Helicopters
-Heli/Verti Port Design Requirements
-Public Acceptance
-International Helicopter Safety Team (IHST) Activities

Organizing committee
General Chair:
     Prof. Keiji Kawachi, emeritus professor of the University of Tokyo,ukeiji@mail.ecc.u-tokyo.ac.jp.
Chair of Executive Committee:
     Dr. Takashi Aoyama, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency,aoyama@chofu.jaxa.jp.
Chair of General Affairs:
     Mr. Noboru Kobiki, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency,kobiki@chofu.jaxa.jp.
Technical Chair:
     Dr. Yasutada Tanabe, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency,tan@chofu.jaxa.jp.
Other committee members:
     Mr. Mitsuhiro Sawada (Mitsubishi Heavy Industries)
     Mr. Seiji Sakaguchi (Kawasaki Heavy Industries)
     Dr. Takeshi Akasaka (Kanazawa Institute of Technology)
     Mr. Mitsuru Kosaka (SUBARU Corporation)
     Dr. Masahiko Sugiura (Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency)
     Mr. Maki Nagao (Aero Asahi Corporation)
     Mr. Masayuki Aiba (Acquisition, Technology & Logistics Agency )

Abstract should be written within 200 words on the "Submit abstract" as below, document key results and conclusions with enough details to ensure an adequate evaluation of the scope, quality, significance, and immediate benefit of the paper. And submitted abstracts will be compiled in the final program.

Submit abstract

See call for paper for detail information.

Key Dates & Deadlines
Abstract Deadline Submission: May 22, 2017
Notification to Authors: June 5, 2017
Preliminary Program & Registration Opening: July 10, 2017
Final Paper Deadline Submission: September 8, 2017

KKR Hotel Kanazawa
2-32 Otemachi, Kanazawa, Ishikawa