IUGG XXIII General Assembly
State of the Planet: Frontiers and Challenges

Sapporo, Japan
30 June - 11 July 2003

The Science Council of Japan and sixteen Japanese scientific societies hosted IUGG2003, the 23rd General Assembly of IUGG in Sapporo. Japan is a country that mixes new trends and old traditions. The program was an exciting scientific program that highlighted the latest developments in our fast-breaking sciences, as well as reviewing progress in the traditional fields. Participants also enjoyed the cultural and physical beauty of Japan. The Welcome Ceremony was held in the evening of Wednesday 2nd July in the Sapporo Convention Center, Sapporo, where The Emperor of Japan was present.

Seiya Uyeda, Chairman
Local Organizing Committee

Council and XXIII General Assembly Information

  • 2003 Council Delegates [ PDF ]
  • 2003 Council Meeting Minutes
    • Session 1: July 1 [ PDF ]
    • Session 2: July 4 [ PDF ]
    • Session 3: July 9 [ PDF ]
  • Comptes Rendus [ 3MB PDF ]
  • 2003 Council Agenda Book [ PDF ]
  • 2003 General Assembly Resolutions [ PDF ]