[End] The 23rd Niseko Avalanche Meeting (December 26)

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Part 1 lecture materials

This event has ended.

Click here to download the materials (PDF) for the first lecture.

This meeting is for “slides” (people who enjoy skiing and snowboarding) and various people in the community, discussing together with related parties how to eliminate the winter mountain accident and thinking together. Anyone can participate, so feel free to come to the venue.

★ Sequential interpretation in English is planned.
Avalanche meeting flyer


[Part 1: Lecture “The forefront of Japanese avalanche research starting from Niseko”]
● Lecturer: Satoru Yamaguchi (National Institute for Science and Technology for Disaster Prevention)

[Part 2: Discussion]
  • ◎ Niseko rules based on foreign initiatives
  • ◎ Niseko winter mountain accident prevention and search and rescue
  • ◎ Avalanche knowledge and Niseko avalanche information
★ Chair: Yayoi Shintani (Niseko Avalanche Research Institute)
  • Yasushi Emoto (French national certified mountain guide)
  • Jiro Kami Atomic (Niseko HANAZONO Resort)
  • Satoshi Takanashi (Niseko Inter Guide Association)
  • Hideaki Tanaka (K2 Japan Representative Director)
  • Satoshi Horie (Austrian National Examination Mountain Guide)
  • Satoru Yamaguchi (National Institute for Science and Technology for Disaster Prevention)

event date

2019 (2019) December 26th (Thursday) 6:30 pm-9pm (planned)


Niseko Town people Center (Niseko Town character Fujimi 95 address)


Niseko Annupuri Area Avalanche Accident Prevention Council (Secretariat:Niseko Town Hall, Commerce and Tourism Division)
電話: 0136-44-2121
Email: kankou atmark town.niseko.lg.jp

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