Frequently-Asked Questions
What transportation do you recommend form airports to Kyoto?

From Osaka International Airport to Kyoto station;
By Limousine Bus;
It takes approximately 50 to 55 minutes and runs every 20 minutes.
Fare: ¥1280 for one person/one way

From Kansai International Airport to Kyoto station;
By Limousine Bus;
It takes approximately 88 minutes and runs every 20 to 30 minutes.
Fare: ¥2500 for one person/one way

By JR Airport Express, "Haruka"
It takes approximately 75 minutes and runs every 30 minutes.
Fare: ¥3840 for one person/one way(including express fare)

What can I do when I get an error messerge as below?

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Text strings not defined in the ASCII code have been used in the below items.
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Please click "Return to Edit" to get back to your text. Then delete and retype " or 'in your text on the web.

Is there any funding for participants to support the cost of the trip to Japan?

I am sorry that we do not have any funding to support participants. I hope that you will be able to find financial help from some other sources.

Can you please forward me the information on accommodation prices?

Please click here to see the congress hotel list and map (PDF file). To open the file, you need Adobe Reader. Room charge per night is around 65 USD to 350 USD depending on the hotel you choose.

Can you please provide me the details of fee for the reception, lunches and coffee-breaks?

Fees for the reception, lunches and coffee-breaks are included in registration fee. Details are as follows:

Reception ¥2,000
Lunch ¥4,800(¥1200×4)
Coffee break ¥1,700
Can you please provide me a banner for IS-MPMI Kyoto congress?

Please have the following banners;