Call for Papers

Prospective authors for technical sessions should first submit an abstract for consideration. The prescribed format for the abstract will be shown in the 11th JFPS International Symposium website.
All abstracts must be submitted by 15 January 2020.
Initial screening of papers will be carried out based on the content and merit of abstracts. We would also like to invite our colleagues new to these fields to participate in this symposium as well. Each paper accepted by the symposium will be stored in a digital archive. The selected papers will be recommended for publications in the JFPS International Journal of Fluid Power System (

Key Dates

Deadline of abstract submission : January 15, 2020                         
Notification of abstract acceptance : March 31, 2020  
Deadline of paper submission : June 1, 2020  
Notification of paper acceptance : July 31, 2020  
Early registration on or before : August 31, 2020  


The organizing committee of the 11th JFPS International Symposium is soliciting participants for oral and poster presentations in sessions on topics of fluid power system based on Oil hydraulics, Pneumatics, Water hydraulics, and Functional Fluids. Topics of interest for the symposium include, but are not limited to;
・ Energy saving
・ Medical and welfare equipment
・ Robotics and mechatronics
・ Tribology, seals, and contamination control
・ Basic theory and technologies
・ Components and systems
・ Application of control theory
・ Human-machine system
・ Information technology
・ Micro/nano machines
・ Noise and vibration
・ Construction, mining, and agriculture
・ Injection molding and manufacturing machine
・ Aeronautics, space, and marine
The organizing committee is also planning the following organized sessions;
・ Tough robotics
・ Soft actuator
・ Functional fluid
・ Automobile
・ Aqua drive
・ Simulation and modeling
and so on.

Event Schedule (Tentative)

Oct. 13th PM Registration and Welcome party
Oct. 14th AM Opening ceremony and Invited lectures
PM Sessions, Exhibition
Oct. 15th AM Sessions, Exhibition and Invited lectures
PM Sessions, Exhibition, Banquet
Oct. 16th AM Sessions
PM Sessions, Closing ceremony
Social events participation are for free.