Welcome to ISUS XIII


The 13th Conference of the International Society for Utilitarian Studies ( ISUS XIII) will be held on 20-22 August 2014, at Yokohama National University (20, 21) and Yokohama Port Opening Memorial Hall (22).

*Yokohama locates westbound from Tokyo. From abroad, Tokyo International Airport.


Sending a Full Paper is optional.  The paper that reaches the Local Organizing Committee by the end of July is to be displayed to the ISUS XIII Participants on the ISUS Yokohama website (password required), unless a paper writer refuses open-access of it.

About the Deadline and an Exhibition of Full Paper on WEB

  1. The last deadline is the end of July. Please send your paper to isus.yokohama@gmail.com.  In the case of sending, please add your will of open acceptance or declining.
  2. Paper in hope of an exhibition is placed in the WEB site of ISUS2014 in the form of the PDF file.
  3. When paper has been already shown by the digital repository of university or affiliation organization, please inform the URL. We place the URL in the WEB site of ISUS2014 together with a paper theme.


Time Table     Programme

The notification of the adoption or rejection of the abstract/proposal was sent to all applicants by the end of March. When a result does not arrive, the applicant corresponding to it is requested to inform the Local Organizing Committee of ISUS 2014 Yokohama of it by an email. Because an error of the mail server might have happened. *Gmail user: please check your "Spam" mail box.


ISUS 2014 Schedule

  • 15 February, 2014  5 10 March 2014: Deadline for session/panel proposals and abstracts.
  • The end of March 2014: Notification of accepted/rejected abstracts
  • Early May the end of April 2014: Registration for the conference will open
  • 31 July 2014: Deadline for sending full papers
  • 20 Aug 2014: Conference opening