The conference will be held at Osaka City Central Public Hall, Osaka, Japan, which is well known as elegant Neo-Renaissance architecture with red brick wall and dome-shaped bronze roof built in 1918. The venue is located about one and a half hours from Kansai International Airport by train.

Osaka City Central Public Hall

Address: 1-1-27 Nakanoshima,Kita-ku,Osaka

Phone: +81-6-6208-2002


Osaka City Central Public Hall

Access to the venue

Larger Map

From JR Osaka station

From JR Shin-Osaka station

From Osaka (Itami) Airport

From Kansai International Airport

Access to Osaka City Central Public Hall

Venue details

entrances floor B1F floor 3F assembly hall special room

Venue Notes

Lunch Information

lunch locations

Vicinity Map



Participants can find their hotels with less troubles in Osaka, so that the conference does not provide any special arrangement for the accommodations. If you want to book a hotel in a different area of the city you can use google maps public transportation search to estimate the distance to the venue.

Important dates:

Extended Deadlines:

   Submission Deadline: March 31, 2013

   Notification Due: May 16, 2013

   Final Version Due: June 23, 2013

Early Registration: July 26, 2013

Conference: August 18-22, 2013