Conference Tours

Conference Tours

Technical tours

ISTVS has a tradition of offering fascinating technical tours as part of our conferences.

For the 18th International Conference we are pleased to be welcomed for a plant tour by LS Mtron, one of the largest tractor manufacturers in Korea, at their facility LS Tractor, located about 250 km southwest of Seoul.

The tour falls on the fourth day of the conference, Thursday, September 25, and will be a full-day trip.

Learn more about LS Tractor:

Learn more about LS Mtron:

An LS Tractor machine made an epic trek across Turkey last year:
Read the LS Tractor blog post

Companion tours

ISTVS also has a tradition of offering fascinating cultural tours as part of our conferences for accompanying persons. Here's what's planned:
Day One: A city tour in Seoul is scheduled on the first day afternoon of the meeting, September 22, 2014.
Day Two: A trip to the Korean Folk Village, approximately one and half hours from Seoul, will be made in the second day of the meeting, September 23, 2014 (program requires a minimum signup).

The Korean Folk Village allows visitors to experience traditional Korean culture.

The Korean Folk Village allows visitors to experience traditional Korean culture.


Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
September 22-25, 2014

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Dates & deadlines

April 1, 2013 | Abstract submission opens

May 31, 2014 | Abstract submission closes

June 20, 2014 | Early registration deadline

August 20, 2014 | Full papers due

August 20, 2014 | Preregistration deadline

Technical Committee

Dr. Kyeong Uk Kim, Chair Korea
Prof. Schalk Els South Africa
Dr. Alex Keen UK
Prof. Jonah Lee USA
Prof. Jianqiao Li China
Dr. George Mason USA
Prof. Hiroshi Nakashima Japan
Dr. Lutz Richter Germany
Prof. Corina Sandu USA
Dr. Sally Shoop USA
Prof. Kazuyoshi Tateyama Japan
Prof. Vladimir Vantsevich USA


The 18th ISTVS International Conference is pleased to offer sponsorship opportunities. If your company would like to serve as a sponsor or would like more information about sponsorship opportunities, please contact Conference Chair Dr. Kyeong Uk Kim.

Thank you to our generous sponsors:
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The 18th ISTVS International Conference welcomes a limited number of exhibitors to participate.

Exhibitor registration includes exhibit space on Monday, September 22, through Wednesday, September 24. Space provided includes a draped and skirted table with power access in the main foyer area of the venue. A morning and afternoon break and lunch will be provided each day.

Registration deadline is August 20, 2014. Contact Professor Kyeong Uk Kim
Fee: $100.00/day