General Program:
Oct. 20th ~ 25th, 2019

Date Contents Remarks
20th,
Sun
PM:
Pre-workshop: Mushrooms and humans (Special talk by researchers and an exhibition of wild edible mushrooms)
Evening:
Registration of IWEMM10, and welcome party
21st,
Mon
AM:
Registration of IWEMM10, opening ceremony,Key note lectures (Professor Anna L. Tsing, University of California; Professor Kazuhide Nara, The University of Tokyo)
Evening:
Optional tour to sake breweries in Suwa City
PM:
Oral session (two scientific sessions will be set)
22nd,
Tue
AM:
Field excursion to Ushiroyama forest site which produces matsutake mushrooms. We will also make a short visit to the ancient Suwa Taisha shrine.
PM:
Oral sessions (two scientific sessions will be set)
23rd,
Wed
AM:
Oral session
Evening:
Gala dinner party
PM:
Poster session, Oral session
Evening:
Closing remarks
24th,
Thu
Field excursion (1): Visit to matsutake production sites and a local market in Shimoina area, and to Narai-juku, a historic town in Kiso area.
25th,
Fri
Field excursion (2): Visit to mushroom cultivation factories and orchards in Azumino City, Matsumoto Castle in Matsumoto City, and wineries in Shiojiri City
26th,
Sat~
29th,
Tue
(tenta­tive)
Post-workshop: Visit to large-scale mushroom cultivation factories and a rural nature tour in Nagano, and Modern culture and technology tour in Tokyo