The Preparatory Committee for the International Society for Science and Civilization on the Silk Road (ISSCSR) will hold the First International Meeting on Science and Civilization on the Silk Road (IMSCSR) along with the 15th ICHCST. Parcitipation in this meeting indicates your intention to be one of the first members of the ISSCSR. The aim of the Society is to bring together scholars from around the world to promote research on science and civilization on the Silk Road. The research will be multidisciplinary, bringing together many fields in science and the humanities. During the sessions of the IMSCSR, we will discuss and work out organizational plans and scientific agenda for the Society.