The Great Wave by Katsushika Hokusai
His masterpiece among the Thirty-Six Views of Mount Fuji Printed 1830s, Edo Period

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Key Dates

Contents Key Dates
Abstract Submission Starts 1st December, 2022
Deadline for Abstract Submission 27th January, 2023
Notification of Abstract Acceptance 1st February, 2023
Full Paper for Review Submission Starts 2nd February, 2023
Deadline for Full Paper for Review Submission 10th April, 2023
Registration Starts
・Early Bird Registration
・Standard Registration
・Late Registration
18th April, 2023 - 26th June, 2023
27th June, 2023 - 7th August, 2023
8th August, 2023 - 29th August, 2023
Notification of Full Paper for Review Acceptance
Revised Paper Submission Starts
8th May, 2023
Deadline for Revised Paper Submission 23rd May, 2023
Registration Closes 29th August, 2023
WCFS2023 Japan 28th-29th August, 2023


We are inviting submissions of papers on the following topics.

Urban Planning Sustainable Urban Planning, Floating City, Marine City, Waterfront Development,
Architecture Marine Architecture, Floating Architecture, Coastal Planning
Climate Change and
Sea Level Rise, Flood, Ice Sheet, Disaster Risk and Adaptation, Tsunami, Global Warming
Low Carbon
Wave Power, OTEC, Offshore Wind, Solar Power on Ocean, Tide/Current Power,
Hydrogen, Nuclear Energy, Algae Biofuel, Green Hydrogen Energy
Technology /
Floating Structure, Floating Airport, Floating pier, Floating breakwater, Mooring, Ocean
Engineering, Harbor engineering, Construction and Management System, Autonomous
Technologies, Digital Twins, Digital transformation
Food Marine Agriculture, Seaweed Farming, Fish Farming, Aquacultural Engineering
Others Marine Spatial Planning, Marine Resources, Marine Industry, Ocean Development,
Social Impact, Marine Economy, Marine Ecology and Environment, Regulatory
Frameworks, Marine Policy, Marine System, Other Relevant Subjects




Diamond Sponsors

Gold Sponsors

  • mirarth

Bronze Sponsors

  • Akishima Laboratory
  • classNK
  • pacific


Architectural Institute of Japan
FIDIC - International Federation of Consulting Engineers
Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology
Japan Electronics and Information Technology Industries Association
Japan Society of Civil Engineers
Japanese Association for Coastal Zone Studies
Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism
The City Planning Institute of Japan
The Japan Institute of Energy
The Japan Iron And Steel Federation
Tokyo Metropolitan Government

Department of Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering Osaka University /
Hiroshima Institute of Technology /
Nagasaki Institute of Applied Science / PPP Research Center at Toyo University /
The Asia/Pacific chapter of World Association of Public-Private Partnership /
The Executive Board(Bureau) of the UNECE Public-Private Partnership Working Party /
The Japan Civil engineering Consultants Association /
The Oceanographic Society of Japan / The Society of Instrument and Control Engineers /
The University of Tokyo Ocean Alliance / Yokohama National University /
College of Science and Technology, Nihon University