On-demand viewing of the talks and posters are available!

March 25, 2024
The symposium was successfully concluded. A big thank you goes out to everyone who participated in BLS8! Now, the talks and posters are available for on-demand viewing at the online conference platform for three months until late June (for registered participants only).

Online-only registration is open

February 6, 2024
We now accept online-only registration from those who have no submitted abstract. Please see our "Registration" page for details.

Interested in publishing your work in the BLS8 Special Issue?

February 2, 2024
Exciting opportunity to publish your work in 'Animal Biotelemetry' and 'Movement Ecology'! Please check out the page 'Special Issue'.

For past announcements, please click here.


Dear colleagues,

We are excited to announce that the 8th International Bio-Logging Science Symposium (BLS8) will be held during 4-8 March 2024 in Tokyo, Japan. Please save these dates for our symposium! We will deliver more information on the venue, scientific program, abstract submission, and important dates on this website in the coming months.

Date: 4-8 March 2024 (Workshops and Icebreaker party on 3 March)

Main venue: Ito Hall, Ito International Research Center, University of Tokyo,

We look forward to welcoming you to join BLS 8 in Tokyo!

Local Organizing Committee (in alphabetical order):

Taiki Adachi, Kagari Aoki, Shizuko Hiryu, Ryo Kawabe, Satoko Kimura, Takashi Kitagawa, Yuya Makiguchi, Yoko Mitani, Hiromichi Mitamura, Tomoko Narazaki, Junichi Okuyama, Kentaro Sakamoto, Katsufumi Sato (Chair), Akinori Takahashi, Hina Watanabe, Yuuki Watanabe, Maki Yamamoto, Ken Yoda, Makoto Yoshida


Convex Inc.
BPR Place Kamiyacho, 1-11-9 Azabudai,
Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-0041 Japan

Tel: +81-3-3505-1608 Fax: +81-3-3505-3366