updated on Aug.3, 2012

Conference venue

The Workshop will be held at SUZUKI Guest House in Grand Hotel Hamamatsu, Shizuoka, Japan, which is near the heart of downtown Hamamatsu. You can get the tourist information at Hamamatsu Tourism Guide.

MAP of Downtown Hamamatsu (PDF)

Banquet venue

Banquet will be held at Hotel The Ocean (Official site (in Japanese)). It locates on the Lake of Hamana. You can enjoy hot-spa during the banquet.

NB: Complimentary shuttle bus from and to the Workshop site is scheduled for all participants.

Guide for access to the banquet site

Access to Hamamatsu Station

updated on July 5. 2012

From Mt.Fuji-Shizuoka Airport (about 90 miniutes)

ACCESS GUIDE from Mt. Fuji-Shizuoka Airport to Workshop Venue (and Official Hotels) (pdf)

Please also see the following links for details.
Mt.Fuji-Shizuoka Airport -Trasnportation & Access-

From Central Japan International Airport (about 2 hours)

ACCESS GUIDE from Central Japan International Airport to Workshop Venue (and Official Hotels) (pdf)

Please check the following link for details.
Central Japan International Airport -Accessing the Airport by Bus-

By Tokaido SHINKANSEN Train

Some HIKARI Super Express and all KODAMA Super Express stop at Hamamatsu station.
NB: NOZOMI Super Express does NOT stop at Hamamatsu station.

Please check the following links for detailed information, timetable and fare.
Japan Guide -Tokaido SHINKANSEN-
Hyperdia -Timetable and Route Search-

Access to Workshop Venue and Official Hotels

updated on July 5. 2012

From Hamamatsu Station, you can take a taxi to Grand Hotel Hamamatsu and Hotel Villa Kuretake; it takes about five minutes. The taxi fare is about 1,000 JPY.

ACCESS GUIDE from Hamamatsu Station to Workshop Venue (and Official Hotels) (pdf)