Plenary lecture:
Prof. Werner Weppner (University of Kiel, Germany)

Keynote lectures:
Prof. Jürgen Janek (Justus-Liebig-University Giessen, Germany)
Prof. Ryoji Kanno (Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan)
Dr. Shinji Nakanishi (Toyota Motor Corporation, Japan)
Dr. Kazunori Takada (National Institute for Materials Science, Japan)

Invited lectures:
Prof. Stefan Adams (National University of Singapore, Singapore)
Dr. Junji Akimoto (National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Japan)
Prof. Koji Amezawa (Tohoku University, Japan)
Prof. Candace K. Chan (Arizona State University, USA)
Prof. Huanan Duan (Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China)
Dr. Olivier Guillon (Jülich Research Center, Germany)
Prof. Akitoshi Hayashi (Osaka Prefecture University, Japan)
Prof. Taro Hitosugi (Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan)
Prof. Yan-Yan Hu (Florida State University, USA)
Prof. Yoshiyuki Inaguma (Gakushuin University, Japan)
Prof. Saiful Islam (University of Bath, UK)
Mr. Yoshiyuki Morita (Honda Motor Co., Ltd., Japan)
Prof. Charles Monroe (University of Oxford, UK)
Prof. Munekazu Motoyama (Nagoya University, Japan)
Prof. Hirokazu Munakata (Tokyo Metropolitan University, Japan)
Prof. Ramaswamy Murugan (Pondicherry University, India)
Prof. Masanobu Nakayama (Nagoya Institute of Technology, Japan)
Prof. Yasuto Noda (Kyoto University, Japan)
Dr. Shingo Ohta (Toyota Central R&D Labs., Inc., Japan)
Dr. Toyoki Okumura (National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Japan)
Dr. Daniel Rettenwander (Graz University of Technology, Austria)
Prof. Jennifer Rupp (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA)
Prof. Jeff Sakamoto (University of Michigan, USA)
Prof. Donald Siegel (University of Michigan, USA)
Dr. Yoshitaka Tateyama (National Institute for Materials Science, Japan)
Prof. Hirotoshi Yamada (Nagasaki University, Japan)
Dr. Kazuo Yamamoto (Japan Fine Ceramics Center, Japan)
Prof. Weidong Zhou (Beijing University of Chemical Technology, China)