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27th Japanese Forum for Winter Sports Science 2016 in Sapporo

Theme:Supporting 2017 Asian Winter Games in Sapporo

Japanese Forum for Winter Sports Science holds annual meeting on winter sports activities, coaching, science as well as exercise physiology in various environment. This year the forum will invite a guest speaker on "2017 Winter Asian Games in Sapporo". We are looking forward to seeing you in Sapporo.

  • Date:25-26 June 2016 (Sat-Sun)

  • Place:Nothern Area Academic Exchange Center PORTO at Sapporo

  • Address:1-1 South1 West22 Chuou-Ku Sapporo City 064-0801 Japan
  • Host:The 27 the Japanese Forum for Winter Sports Science Organizing Committee
  • Cohost:Hokusho University
  • Special Support:2017 Winter Asian Games Organizing Committee
  • Support:Todainoken Co.Ltd、ADWiC Corporation
  • Website:Japanese Forum for Winter Sports Science
  • Northern Area Academic Exchange Center 'PORTO'


Sat.25 June


12:30 Reception

13:00 Opening Ceremony


Keynote Lecture:"Organizing the 2017 Asian Winter Games in Sapporo"

  • Takahashi Katsunori (General Manager of the 8th Asian Winter Games Organizing Commitee)
  • The 8th Asian Winter Games will be held at Sapporo and Obihiro on 19-29 February 2017. Sapporo city has hosted the Asian Winter Games twice, the first one in 1986 and the second one in 1990. Mr. Takahashi Katsunori, general manager of the organizing committee, will talk about the preparations and the public relations including the PR video of the Winter Games.


Symposium "Scientific support for 2017 Asian Winter Games in Sapporo"

  • Chair: Yamamoto Keizo(Hokusho Univ.)
  • The forum invits three symposists who works for the 8th Asian Winter Games. Ms.Henmi Kayo will talk about recruiting talented winter sports athletes at the prefectual level. Mr.Mori Satoshi will introduce top level to junior level ski jumpers and Nordic combined athletes. Mr. Yshida Masahiro will show medical and scientific support on short track speed skating.

  • Symposits: 
  • Henmi Kayo (Athlete Career Management Committee, Hokkaido Pref.)
    • athletic career
    • All Japan Freestyle Skiing Competition 1st Prize: 10 times
    • World Championship: 3 times
    • World Cup 8th place (Mont Gabriel Canada 2006)
  • Mori Satoshi(Tokai Univ. Nordic combined skiing)
    • athletic career
    • 1998 Nagano Winter Olympic Games Nordic Combined team: 5th place
    • 1999 World Championship Individual Sprint: 6th place
    • 2002 Saltlake City Winter Olympic Games Nordic Combined team: 8th place
    • World Cup: 2nd place (Poland Zakopane 1999 )
  • Yoshida Masahiro (Hokusho Univ. short track speed skating)
    • career as Athletic Trainer
    • 2014 ISU Short Track Speed Skating World Cup (Seoul,Korea)
    • 2015 the 27th Winter Universiade (Granada, Spain)
    • 2015 ISU Short Track Speed Skating World Cup (Changhai, China)
    • 2016 ISU World Cup (Dordrecht, Netherland)


Invited Lecture
"2018 Pyeong-Chang Winter Olympic Games"

  • Kim YouBum ( Seoul National Univerity )
    • Career
    • Physical education teacher in middle school (present)
    • First liutenabt of Republic of Korea Airforce, Physical education instructor ( July 2009 - June 2012 )
    • Seoul National University, Master's degree, Physical Education
    • Major: Health and exercise science (exercise physiology)


  • Interpreter: Iizuka Kuniaki ( Todainoken Co.Ltd )


Welcome Party

Place: Liebspeise Beer Restaurant

  • Address: Parade Building 3F
    South 2 West 3 Chuo-ku Sapporo City
    phone 011-252-5807
    URL http://otarubeer.com/jp/leibspeise
  • Access: Sapporo City Subway  Odori Station  Parco Exit

Sun. 26 June

PORTO Meeting Room A   5F

9:00-9:30 Receptoion   Organizing Meeting


Oral Presentation

Session 1

  • 9:30-9:45  Hatakeyama Nozomu (Tohoku Univ. New Industry Creation Hatchery Center.)
  • "Delight Evaluation of Downhill Skiing with Eye Blink Frequency"

  • 9:45-10:00  Araki Kayako (Tohoku Univ. New Industry Creation Hatchery Center.)
  • "Ski Wax Efficiency Simulation by Multiscale Multiphysics Computation Chemistry"

  • 10:00-10:15   Miyamoto Naoto (Tohoku Univ. New Industry Creation Hatchery Center.) )
  • "Ski Wax Friction Mesurement by New GPS"


Session 2

  • 10:30-10:45   Mori Satoshi, ( Tokai Univ )
  • "Skier's Feeling and GPS Speed Measurement in Wax Testing

  • 10:45-11:00   Takeda Tadashi ( Hokusho Univ. )
  • "Comparison of New GPS and Commercial GPS in Ski and Snowboard Speed Measurement"

  • 11:00-11:15   Nakagawa Yoshinao (Otaru Univ. of Commerce)
  • "ACTN3 Genetic Character of Elite Alpine Skiers"

  • 11:15-11:30  Miura Tetsu (Niigata Institute for Health & Sports Medicine )
  • "Female Alpine Skiers' Physical Change of the Season"

  • 11:30 General Meeting & Closeing Ceremony


【Contact us】

  • Takeda T. Chair of the organizing committee
    The 27th Japanese Forum for Winter Sports Science
    Professor Department of Lifelong Sports Hokusho University
  • e-mail:take@hokusho-u.ac.jp
  • phone:81 +90-7646-8475

<Access to PORTO conference hall>

  • Place:Northern Area Academic Exchange Center PORTO(ポルト)
  • Address:1-1 South1 West22 Chuou-ku Sapporo City 064-0801 Japan
  • U R L: http://www.hokusho-u.ac.jp/studentlife/campusguide/porto/
  • No parking at PORTO. Please park your car at the coin parking near by.

  • Sat. 25 June 1F PORTO Hall    Reception, Keynote Lecture and Symposium
  • Sun. 26 June 5F PORTO Meeting Room A  Oral Presentation

<From JR Sapporo Station>

  • 1.Take Nanboku Line or Toho Line and get off at Odori Station (the first stop)
  • 2.Change to Tozai Line and get off at Nishi 18 chome Station (the second stop)
  • 3.From Exit 1, walk for 7 minutes.


Northern Area Academic Exchange Center PORTO




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