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17th to 19th November 2007

November 17th SAT 10:00~
Ueno Zoo

10:00-10:10 Tetsuro Matsuzawa
Opening Remarks

10:10-10:50 Ryo Imanishi
Gorillas in Ueno Zoo: 10 years and future

10:50-12:00 Jyuichi Yamagiwa
Is it possible that human and gorilla understand each other? : between wild and zoo

13:00-15:00 Network for Zoo Enrichment
Environmental Enrichment Award in 2006 and 2007

15:00-17:15 Activity Report of NPO/NGO

17:30- Welcome Party

(10:00-17:00 Poster Presentation Stay time is from 12:00 to 13:00.)
(10:00-15:00 Booth Exhibitions)

November 18th SUN 9:00-17:00
Yayoi Auditorium Ichijo Hall, The university of Tokyo

Future of hominoid study

9:00-9:10 Tetsuro Matsuzawa (Primate Research Institute, Kyoto University)
Opening remarks

9:10-9:40 Hiroki Koda (Primate Research Institute,Kyoto University)
The future directions of gibbon research-from the field to laboratory study

9:40-10:10 Takeshi Furuichi (Meiji Gakuin University)
Evolution of sex and social structure in chimpanzees and bonobos

10:30-11:00 Yoshikazu Ueno (Primate Research Institute,Kyoto University)
Life of apes: perspective from animal welfare

11:00-11:30 Masaki Tomonaga (Primate Research Institute,Kyoto University)
Probing into the chimpanzee mind:mid-term goals and mid-term plan

11:30-12:00 Gen Suwa (University Museum,Tokyo University)
A paleontological perspective to the origins of humans and modern apes

12:00-12:20 General discussion

Chimpanzee management strategies:An international perspective

13:30-14:10 Stephen Ross (Lincoln Park Zoo)
Balancing demographic,genetic and social factor in managing the North American zoo chimpanzee population

14:10-14:50 Frands Carlsen (Copenhagen Zoo)
The European management program for chimpanzees-outline and perspectives

14:50-15:00 Coffee break

15:00-15:40 Maria Finnigan (Western Plains Zoo)
An overview of the Australasian species management program for chimpanzee(Pan troglodytes)

15:40-16:10 Etsuo Narushima (Tama Zoological Park)
The species survival project and chimpanzee studbook for the Japanese Association of Zoos and Aquariums

16:10-16:25 Coffee Break

16:25-17:00 General Discussion

(10:00-15:00 Booth Exhibition)

November 19th MON 9:30-16:20
Sapia Tower, Tokyo

9:30-9:40 Tetsuro Matsuzawa (Primate Research Institute, Kyoto University)
Opening remarks

Session 1: Macaques

9:40-10:10 Masanaru Takai (Primate Research Institute, Kyoto University)
Evolutionary history of macaques and close relatives in Eurasian continent

10:10-10:40 Goro Hanya (Primate Research Institute, Kyoto University)
Ecological diversity of Japanese macaques

10:40-11:30 Roscoe Stanyon (Department of Animal Biology and Genetics, University of Florence)
The cytogenetics of the macaque genome:origins, marker order and neocentromeres

Session 2: Small Apes

11:40-12:10 Hiroki Koda (Primate Research Institute,Kyoto University)
Variability and flexibility in gibbon songs -field observations and experimental evidences

12:10-13:00 Lunch

13:00-13:50 Ulrich Reichard (Department of Anthropology, Southern Illinois University)
Social flexibility in Khao Yai gibbons

13:50-14:40 Alan Mootnick (Gibbon Conservation Center)
Gibbon (Hylobatidae) species identification, and conservation efforts through captive management

14:40-15:00 Coffee break

Session 3: Great Apes

15:00-15:50 Linda Brent (CHIMP HAVEN, Inc)
Chimp Haven and the U.S. national chimpanzee sanctuary system

15:50-16:20 Tetsuro Matsuzawa (Primate Research Institute, Kyoto University)
Chimpanzee Sactuary Uto and the chimpanzees in Japan


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