Meeting itself is same as usual both in a good sense and in a bad sense.
Once you come to this meeting, you might feel this society is very closed and conservative.
In our thought this kind of society is double-edged sword.
We suppose Ultrahigh pressure market is going OK at this moment here in Japan, however we need to open our doors not-too-distant future whether we like this style or not.
Of course Japanese researchers have their own way. We understand this point. Even so, we have to exchange much information and collaborate with foreign researchers much more.
This is one of the best ways to improve this research area to be successful from now on.