||The Congress of the International Society for Applied Ethology (ISAE) returns to Japan! The 49th congress will be held in in Sapporo, Japan from September 14th to 17th in 2015. The aim of the ISAE is to encourage and support basic and applied research into the behavior of animals as related to the use of animals by humans. This includes domestic, laboratory, zoo, companion, pest and captive animals or managed wild animals. In Japan, annual meeting about the behavior and welfare of animals is hosted, and "Animal Behaiour and Management" is published jointly by Japanese Society for Applied Animal Behaviour and Japanese Society for Livestock Management.