Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Hotel and Pick-up Information

Hotel and Pick-up Information for participants who arrive on 11 Jan 2012 was updated on the 'TRAVEL' page.

Monday, November 28, 2011

Early registration ends on 30 Nov 2011

Early registration ends on 30 Nov 2011.

Please send us registeration form, if you did not register!

To register, read following page;


Extended abstract submission

The deadline for submission of abstracts to the 7th ARRCN Symposium has been extended to 9 December 2011.

About the full paper submission

The Organizing Committee (OC) recently agreed with the Editorial Board (EB) of the Korean Journal of Ornithology (KJO) to publish an issue for the 7th ARRCN papers.

The KJO is a local journal published by the Ornithological Society of Korea (OSK), and covers all fields of ornithology. Though it mainly publishes articles in Korean, but some English articles are also available.

List of articles and abstract (Korean only)

Sample (Original article in Korean, PDF, 1.48MB):
Kim, S.H., T. Mishima, A. Igari, J. Y. Park, J. H. Kim, W. H. Hur and S. H. Han. 2011. Migration Status of Raptors (Family Accipitridae) during Autumn on Socheong Island in Korea. Korean Journal of Ornithology 18(1): 35-41. 

Samples (Original article in English, PDF, 2.08MB):
Choi, C. Y. H. Y. Nam, I. J. Won, G. C. Bing, S. Y. Cho, G. P. Hong, H. Y. Chae. 2011. Migration and Habitat Use of Breeding Blue Rock Thrushes on Hongdo Island, Korea. Korean Journal of Ornithology 18(1): 17-33. 

If you want to submit your full paper for the KJO, please submit your full paper including to arrcn.korea@gmail.com (ARRCN OC) as well as sciedu@jejunu.ac.kr (Chief Editor of OSK, Prof. Hongshik Oh) by e-mail no later than 31 Decemebr 2011.

The title of e-mail for submission should start with [ARRCN FULL PAPER]. MS word format is recommended for manuscripts. For detailed informaiton, please refer the author guidline (PDF, 103KB) and the recent samples linked above.

Submission does not mean the publication of the manuscript on the KJO. All submitted manuscript will be peer reviewed, and only accepted articles will be published on the first issue of volume 19 in March 2012.

The Organizing Committee (OC) of 7th ARRCN Symposium

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

ARRCN TOTAL FORM was uploaded!

To complete your registration, you should submit three different sheets listed below;
  • Registration form
  • Abstract Submission form
  • Hotel Reservation form
A single file, ARRCN TOTAL FORM, for Registration, Abstract Submission, and Hotel Reservation was updated.

We highly recommend you to use this form. You may download the form HERE.

This form is based on the 'Adobe Acrobat', and you may input information using the 'Acrobat Reader' as well as the 'Acrobat Professional'. However, once you save the form after edit, you CANNOT modify your contents on it any more. Please save the form after careful review, and return it to the Organizing Committee (arrcn.korea@gmail.com).

Wednesday, November 2, 2011

VISA application and Invitation Letter

Tourists from several countries (i.e. Japan, Taiwan, USA) don't have to get an entrance VISA in case of a short stay in Korea. However, visitors from many countries need VISA to visit Korea.

Please contact or visit the nearest Embassy/Consulate of the Republic of Korea for further details. Please visit the following webpage of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MOFAT) for detailed VISA information.

INFORMATION ON VISA APPLICATION (MOFAT, Korea): http://www.mofat.go.kr/english/visa/apply/index.jsp

If you require an electronic or original copy of the invitation letter for VISA application, please inform the organizing committee well advance to the symposium. Your passport must be valid for at least six months beyond your intended length of stay.

- Electonic copy of your PASSPORT (personal information page only)
- Registration form of the symposium (http://arrcn.blogspot.com/p/registration.html)
- Abstract form of the symposium (optional; http://arrcn.blogspot.com/p/paper-call.html)

If you want an invitaion letter for VISA application, please send the materials described above to the Organizing Committee (arrcn.korea@gmail.com) by e-mail. We are not considering the postal service for an Original Copy of invitation letter, but if you need please consult the OC.