International Conventions



The 23rd International Symposium on Quality Function Deployment

September 7-8, 2017
JUSE,shinjuku office
, Tokyo, JAPAN




Dear Madam and Sir,

On behalf of ISQFD Organizing Committee, I am honored to invite you to the 23rd International Symposium on Quality Function Deployment in Tokyo, Japan, from 7th to 8th September 2017 at Union of Japanese Scientists and Engineers (JUSE).

This symposium presents an opportunity for the international community of various companies, researchers to come together to share knowledge and experiences. At ISQFD, a large number of case studies from various industries and regions, as well as high quality papers of theoretical research will be presented. 

Tokyo, a world tourists and business destination at the heart of Japan, together with ISQFD 2017 organizing committee and I are pleased to welcome you in 2017. Let’s take this opportunity to carry out discussions over QFD, where a number of high quality papers will be collected and presented from all over the world.

Kazushi Nagai 
Chair, Organizing Committee of ISQFD 2017 
Associate Professor, Tamagawa University 


Abstract Submission process


Please click here to download the abstract form.
And fill in the form. Abstract must be submitted to the following email

Theme Classification: 

Case Presentation – Successful case studies in manufacturing industry, Application case studies in various field/new area (eg., medical & hospital, service, IT, software industries), etc.

Research Presentation – Research on QFD operation/application, research on collaboration in other fields or with other tools (IT, Engineering Development Management, Policy Management, TRIZ, Knowledge Management, Product planning for concept-mining, P7, etc., Sensory evaluation, Environment management, Problem-solving, DOE, Concurrent Engineering, Taguchi method, TOC, New Lanchester strategy, Benchmarking, AHP, Process Management, Lean Production, Stage Gate), etc.

ISQFD 2017 Call for Papers Timeline

Deadline for abstract submission 31st March 2017
Deadline for full paper submission 30th July 2017
※Subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances


Symposium Secretariat

ISQFD 2017 organizing committee
ISQFD 2017 Web Site:



Union of Japanese Scientists and Engineers (JUSE), Shinjuku office
More information:

JUSE Shinjuku office is very favorably located about 7 minutes by walk from JR. Shinjuku station, and there are many hotels around the office. 


Recommended Hotels

We do not set your hotel in special price for ISQFD 2017. You can reserve a hotel at the lowest price by hotel’s on-line reservation system. Please reserve your hotel by your own. Recently years, it is difficult to reserve the hotel by travelers increasing from foreign countries. So we recommend you to reserve your hotel in early time.
High class hotels

(1) Tokyo Hilton Hotel:
(2) Hyatt Regency Tokyo:
(3) Keio Plaza Hotel:
Middle class hotels

(4) Hotel Rose Garden Shinjuku:
(5) Nishitetsu Inn Shinjuku:
(6) Shinjuku New City Hotel:


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