Centre for Cyber Victim Counselling



  Secretariat of the 16th  World Congress on Criminology, Kobe, Japan


The 16th World Congress of the International Society for Criminology

Kobe, Japan    August 5 - 10, 2011


The Japan Federation of Criminological Associations (JFCA) cordially welcomes you to

participate in the forthcoming 16th World Congress of the Int’l Society for Criminology to be

held Aug 5th-9th, 2011 in Kobe, Japan.
The congress will be held in the Kobe Int’l Conference Center on Port Island, a man-made island

off the coast of Kobe, a port city located near Osaka in western Japan.

General theme of the Congress is “Global Socio-Economic Crisis and Crime Control Policies: in

the plenary sessions, in which internationally recognized experts are invited to make


1. Global Economic Crisis and Criminology
2. Models of State and Crime Prevention Strategies
3. Corporate and Business Crime
4. Frontiers of Clinical Criminology
Three kinds of sessions are provided: paper sessions, roundtable sessions and poster sessions. For

 paper sessions, we accept both individual papers and proposals for complete sessions.  We are

now calling for submissions. For details, please visit our site:


On-line submission, registration, hotel, and tour bookings will commence on August 1, 2010.

Please plan ahead to attend this important event for the world community of criminologists.

Download the First Circular.
Congress Secretariat (att: Ms.Osawa/Sakagami)
TTS Center 3F, 1-4-4 Mikuriya-sakaemachi, Higashi-osaka, OSAKA 577-0036 JAPAN
Tel:+81(0)6-6618-4323 Fax:+81(0)6-6781-8883





European Group for the Study of Deviance and Social Control

Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences


World Police Academy


Western Society of Criminology


Sociedad Mexicana de Criminología Capítulo Nuevo León 
Mexican Society of Criminology of the state of Nuevo Leon


Italian Team for Security, Terroristic Issues, & Managing Emergencies


Victimology Society of Serbia


The International Victimology Institute, Tilburg


Virtual Forum Against Cybercrime


Transforming Conflict, UK


European Association of Forensic Sciences


San Marino Society of Criminology