Social Events

Welcome drink

  • Date & Time: 17:00-19:00, Monday, July 25, 2016
  • Location: International Conference Hall III on the second floor at the conference site, Kyoto University Clock Tower Centennial Hall
  • Early registration desk will be open at 16:00-19:00 at the same place.


  • Date & Time: 18:00-21:00, Wednesday, July 27, 2016
  • Location: HIGASHIYAMA hall, SODOH Higashiyama (PDF Map)
  • With digestif & guide tour at Kodai-ji Zen temple

The banquet will be held at the SODOH Higashiyama restaurant, located at the center of Higashiyama area, the most popular tourist spot. The whole house served once as an atelier for Japanese painter, Seiho Takeuchi. The site is surrounded by many historical temples and shrines;

Take a city bus No.206 for the Kyoto station from the conference site, and get off at Gion or Higashiyama Yasui bus stops. It is best tourist route to get off at the Gion bus stop and take a 10 minutes' walk to the SODOH.

After dinner, digestif will be served at a beautiful garden of Kodai-ji temple as a special night guided tour. Kodai-ji is just across from the SODOH.