The name of this society is Asian Fisheries Acoustics Society.
The Asian Fisheries Acoustics Society promotes the progress and the
popularization of science and technologies on Fisheries Acoustics in Asia.
Fisheries Acoustics Society has the following programs.
(1) It organizes the science meeting to discuss on Fisheries Acoustics.
researches the specific theme on Fisheries Acoustics in Asia.
(3) It contributes
the education and training about Fisheries Acoustics in Asia.
(4) It supports
the cooperative works for acoustic surveys and experiments in Asia.
(5) It emits
the profitable information about Fisheries Acoustics for members.
(1) Any researchers who are interested in Fisheries Acoustics in Asia, or who support the AFAS
activities can become regular members of AFAS.
(2) A person who wants to join the membership should propose the
application to AFAS secretariat with personal information (i.e., name,
affiliation, address, TEL/FAX, Email)
Honorary Chairman(1 person), Chairman(1 person), Vice-chairman(2 persons), board members(15 persons), Scientific
advisers(2 person), and secretary(1 person) are placed in this society.
(2) Chairman and Vice-chairman are elected by the regular member’s
vote in the general meeting based on the recommendation by the board of
(3) Board members are elected by the current board of directors.
(4) Scientific Advisers and Secretary are invited by the board.
(5) Director's term of office is two years. However, it is possible
to be reappointed.
(1) This society is managed under voluntary donation by members and
(2) This society does not collect membership fee from members.
(3) The business year of this society is assumed from January 1 to
December 31 every year.
(1) Conferences consist of the general meeting, directors meeting, and
the meetings of science committee (SC), studying group (SG), and working group
(2) The general meeting is held once in a year in Asian country.
(3) The member can make research presentation and discussion at the annual meeting.
This society publishes the report book after the annual meeting as
soon as possible.
The secretariat has its office in the chairman’s affiliation.
in November 25, 2016