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Access to Conference Venue

The conference venue is in close proximity to JR Kyoto Station, which is accessible by trains, buses and bullet trains (Shinkansen) from a variety of cities around Kyoto.

The two most convenient access ways are from Kansai International Airport (KIX) and Osaka International Airport (ITM). From KIX, JR Limited Express “HARUKA”, which connects KIX and JR Kyoto Station in ~80 min, is available at every 30-60 min. Airport bus is also available both from KIX and ITM. Also easily accessible from Kobe Airport and Chubu Centrair International Airport by bus and local train.

Detailed Plan around JR Kyoto Station

The registration desk will be located in Mielparque Kyoto, in front of Kyoto Station. Welcome reception and all parallel and poster sessions will be held at Mielparque. Plenary lectures, award and industrial sessions and banquette will be held at Hotel Granvia Kyoto, located beside Kyoto Station.