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Venue & Access

Conference Venue
The Nishijin Plaza Lecture Hall, Kyushu University,
Nishijin 2-16-23, Sawara, Fukuoka City:   HP (English)

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Projector, Document Camera, White Boards are available [width=4m, height=3m approx.].
The projector/camera and the large board can not be used simultaneously. As an option, there is a movable small size board.

How to get to the place
Please be reminded that the conference hall is at the Nishijin Plaza. It is 10 minutes walk from the Subway Station called Nishijin. From Nishijin subway station, use Exit 7 to get to the ground. Then you will face a main street. From there along the same direction as you walk underground (i.e., to the northeast), it will take you about 5 minutes or so before you see a river. From there turn on the left along the river bank. A few minutes more walk will bring you to the Nishijin plaza. See the map above.

Transportation in the Fukuoka city
Fukuoka Airport is placed in the town, 5 min. from the JR Hakata Station via the subway, called Airport line (Kuko line) .

To get to the Nishijin Station ;
A) From the airport :
    Take any available subway line for about 15 minutes to the Nishijin Station.
B) From the Railway Station (i.e., JR Hakata Station) :
    Take the subway line opposite to the airport direction (i.e. bound for Meinohama station) for about 10 minutes to the Nishijin Station.

Fare and Tickets;
One way ticket between Tenjin and Nishijin: 250 yen
One Day Pass : 600 yen; valid for one day, free for any subway
Convenient to use Subway Pass Card (1000 yen or 3000 yen).

Hotel Reservation

Nishitetsu Inn Fukuoka (Review)
1-16-1, Tenjin, Chuo-ku, Fukuoka City 810-0001, Japan
tel: +81-92-712-5858/fax:+81-92-712-5868

Hakata Green Hotel Tenjin (Review)
2-9-11, Daimyo, Chuo-ku, Fukuoka City 810-0041, Japan
tel: +81-92-722-3636/fax:+81-92-722-3637

Charge: approx. 6,500 yen (single) , 12,000 yen (double, twin) + breakfast 1,000 yen
Located near the Tenjin station (subway) in 3 min. walk.
The distance between Tenjin and Nishijin Plaza is about 3 km.

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Banquet and Excursion
We have a banquet on Sept. 8 (Thu.) and an excursion on Sept. 10 (Sat.)
The Banquet venue (Hilton Hotel) is close to Nishijin Plaza.