conference guide 

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For Participant Plan to Travel to Japan


Basic procedure to come to ICAA18 onsite.


For more information:

Exemption from the quarantine
General checklist for travelling to Japan
In case of emergency



We are very grateful to host the ICAA18 held in Toyama, Japan, 4-8th September 2022.
The ICAA18 will be held in a hybrid way, participants are able to join the conference either virtually or on-site.
We will be delighted to welcome scientists from academia and industry to exchange through discussions on the science and application of Aluminium Alloys. The coastal city of Toyama, with its scenic natural environment, will provide the ideal location to host our conference. We hope that ICAA18 will allow participants from all over the world to get to know and inspire each other,and to encourage young researchers and students who will lead the future of aluminium. We look forward to your attendance at ICAA18 in Toyama, Japan!


January 10, 2022:
Deadline for online submission of abstract within 300 words (Extended until January 10, 2022)
January 16-31, 2022:
Notice to authors
May 31, 2022:
Deadline for online submission of one-page abstract (Mandatory)
June 12, 2022:
May 31, 2022 
Deadline for submission of manuscript for special issue on Materials Transactions (Not mandatory)
June 12, 2022:
May 31, 2022 
Deadline for early registration
September 1, 2022:
Start for download of a conference abstract book
September 4-8, 2022:
ICAA18 Conference
February 1, 2023:
December 1, 2022
Publication of a special issue on Materials Transactions Vol. 63, electronic edition