NTCIR-12 Conference

Call for Sponsors for NTCIR-12 Conference

The 12th NTCIR Conference & EVIA 2016 (a satellite workshop of the NTCIR-12 Conference)
Date: June 7 (Tue.) - 10 (Fri.) 2016
Venue: National Center of Sciences, Tokyo, Japan
Organized by : NTCIR-12 Organizing Committee Sponsored by National Institute of Informatics (NII)


Sponsorship Opportunities

We offer sponsorship opportunities that help students around the world attend our Conference. A Gold sponsorship enables three to five students or young researchers to take a trip for the conference. In NTCIR-12 Conference, a total of 157 groups are participating in the 'task(s)' from overseas and Japan. Two-thirds of the participating groups are from oversea. Key members of each group are graduate students and young researchers. They are conducting the experiments as the main force. Your support is a good encouragement for young researchers.

Sponsorship Benefits

  • All NTCIR-12 sponsors will be listed in the conference program and on the conference website, with a link to the sponsor's company homepage if desired.
  • Sponsors will receive complimentary conference full registration(s) : Platinum – five registrations, Gold – three registrations, Silver – two registrations, Bronze – one registration. (Each complimentary registration including a banquet)
  • Platinum and Gold Sponsors can have an exhibit booth. Silver, Bronze Sponsor can put up a poster throughout the conference June 8 – June 10.
  • Platinum, Gold Sponsor can hold a sponsor luncheon session and a sponsor coffee break. (Extra charge, first three companies/organization for each)


Contact us

General Inquiries:
NTCIR Conference Organizing Committee

- Sponsor Chair
  • Yohei Seki (University of Tsukuba, Japan) Email: yohei[at]slis.tsukuba.ac.jp
  • Tsuneaki Kato (The University of Tokyo, Japan) Email: kato[at]boz.c.u-tokyo.ac.jp

- Genral Chair :
  • Noriko Kando (NII) Email: kando@nii.ac.jp
  • Tetsuya Sakai (Waseda University, Japan)
  • Mark Sanderson (RMIT University, Australia)

- Secretariat :
  • NTCIR Project Office
    Email: ntc-sponsor@nii.ac.jp
    Fax: +81-3-4212-2751
    NTCIR Project Office (Rm.1309),
    National Institute of Informatics
    2-1-2 Hitotsubashi Chiyoda-ku,
    Tokyo 101-8430, JAPAN

If you have any questions or you need further information, please contact our Sponsorship Chair at ntc-sponsor@nii.ac.jp.

Last modified: 2016-04-20