2020 IEEE 2nd Global Conference on Life Sciences and Technologies

LifeTech 2020 | Mielparque Kyoto, Kyoto, Japan | March 10-12, 2020

Important Notice: Awards & Proceedings

LifeTech 2020 is excited to announce the winners of the Paper Awards, Student Paper Awards, Poster Awards, Student Poster Awards, Demo! Award, and WIE Paper Award! Please visit the Award page and check the details.

The conference proceedings have been published on the IEEE Xplore digital library. You can find our proceedings at https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/conhome/9071968/proceeding.

LiteTech 2020 Statement on Coronavirus (COVID-19)

(updated on February 29)(posted on February 27)

The LifeTech 2020 organizing committee asses the current situation that Kyoto city is safe for participants, and we are planning to proceed with presentation sessions of the conference as scheduled. However, to prevent the coronavirus spreading and reduce the infection risk, some events with the almost attendees getting together in a ceremony hall are canceled. Please confirm the canceled program below.

We understand our attendees have regulations and alerts for travel to Kyoto, Japan, from their countries and affiliations, and also their health concerns.
The LifeTech organizing committee respects any decisions on your attendance and absence for the conference.

If you have any of the following symptoms, please take care of yourself.

  • You have had cold symptoms or a fever of 37.5°C or over.
  • You have a strong feeling of weariness (fatigue) or shortness of breath (difficulty breathing).

When coming to the conference venue, please wear a mask, and wash your hands frequently to help keep the virus from spreading. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

Canceled Events at LifeTech 2020

  • March 10: Opening Ceremony, Tutorial by Mr. Imagawa, and Welcome Reception
  • March 11: Keynote Speech by Prof. Sugihara, and Award Banquet
  • March 12: Award Closing Ceremony

Cancellation policy for LifeTech 2020

  1. All the accepted and registered papers will be published in the proceedings of LifeTech2020. The contents of the proceedings will be downloadable. We will inform you how to download them later.
  2. All the accepted regular papers will appear in the IEEE Xplore Digital Library as the LifeTech2020 Proceedings. We do not treat them as No-Show papers, even though they are not presented at the conference venue.
  3. The registration fees will NOT be refunded.

The receipt from LifeTech 2020 will be sent to the absent after the conference.

Video presentations and remote participation

We are currently preparing an option for video presentations and remote participation for the absent who completed their registration payments. This information has been sent to attendees who completed their registrations by Peatix e-mail, so please confirm it. The presentation guidelines are announced on the presentation page.

On-site Registration is NOT Available

Due to these situations, the on-site registrations, which mean the registrations at the conference venue during the conference, are not open.
If you would like to access the presentation videos and proceedings as the conference attendees, we prefer to make on-line registration by February 29.

If you have any questions and comments, please contact us.

The 2020 IEEE 2nd Global Conference on Life Sciences and Technologies (LifeTech 2020) is a newly launched annual international conference sponsored by IEEE Life Sciences Technical Community.

LifeTech 2020 will bring together top technical professionals from the life science industry and academia, to exchange information and results of state‐of‐the‐art work on systems, devices, technologies, processes, and applications. Attending LifeTech 2020, researchers, system developers, and service providers will be able to share their ideas, designs, and experience in emerging technologies.

Please join and experience the powerful synergistic effects of LifeTech 2020!

Important Dates [Extended!]

Paper Entry December 20 December 31, 2019, 23:59 JST
2-pages Short Paper Submission December 20 December 31, 2019, 23:59 JST
Acceptance Notification January 10 January 28, 2020
Final Paper Submission January 24, February 7 February 10, 2020

Call for Papers!

LifeTech 2020 will welcome the paper submission via EDAS Conference and Journal Management System. Please make your account on the EDAS system before paper submission.

Please visit the Paper Submission page to find the details on how to prepare review papers.

You can get the latest leaflet of Call for Papers for LifeTech 2020 here.

Call for Organized Sessions!

LifeTech 2020 welcomes proposals of organized sessions. The accepted OS list is available at Organized Sessions page and EDAS submission page.

The proposal deadline is finally extended to November 30, 2019.

For more details, please visit Organized Sessions page.