Conference of the International Federation of Classification Societies

Tokai University, Tokyo

December 1, 2017 – December 1, 2017



Deadline extended for the full paper


The submission of the the extended version of the paper for the publication in the IFCS-2017 post-proceedings volume is extended by

November  30th, 2017.

As announced, authors of contributions, which have been presented at the conference, can submit the extended version of their papers for the publication in the post-proceedings volume. We are glad to announce that Springer will be the publisher of the IFCS2017 post-proceedings. Edited by Tadashi Imaizumi, Akinori Okada, Sadaaki Miyamoto, Fumitake Sakaori, Yoshiro Yamamoto and Maurizio Vichi, the volume will appear in the prestigious series “Studies in Classification, Data Analysis and Knowledge Organization” (ISSN: 1431-8814)

Original contributions up to 12 pages with the even pages including all illustrations and appendices,  and prepared according to Springer typographical style, are welcomed. Please, download the LaTeX template and the Springer document style from here

You can submit only  one paper as the first author and up to 2 papers as the author of the papers.

Use your id and password to login and then upload your paper with pdf file and tex file on the conference website.


Please submit by clicking "Call for Papers".

Papers will be published passing through a rigorous but fast peer-review evaluation process.

Submission deadline is November  30th, 2017.

If you have any questions about the work-flow to prepare your submission, please do not hesitate to contact us at the email address

Looking forward to receiving your contribution.

Best regards,

Tadashi Imaizumi

Akinori Okada

Sadaaki Miyamoto

Fumitake Sakaori

Yoshiro Yamamoto

Maurizio Vichi


Posted: 2017-10-15

Abstract Book PDF

Also, the pdf file of the abstract book can be obtained via the
following link:

We have some errata and program change as below:

We will fix them and will make a final version of the pdf. If you have other information about the program change including the order of the authors, title of the presentations, and cancellation,
please send us <> an e-mail using the following form.
Posted: 2017-08-28

Conference photos


The conference photo can be obtained via the website below 
until September 15 (Japan Time Zone):

You need a password to access. The passward is sent to all participants via e-mail.

Posted: 2017-08-28
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