The registration desk is located at the entrance of the ICC Kyoto. Advance and on-site registrants may pick up their congress material upon registration.

Registration Hours
Sunday, July 29 10:00–20:00
Monday, July 30 7:30–17:00
Tuesday, July 31 8:00–17:00
Wednesday, August 1 8:00–15:30
Thursday, August 2 8:00–12:00
On-site Registration Fee

For those who wish to register after July 4, 2012, please register at the on-site registration desk. CASH or CREDIT CARD, as shown below, are available for payment of on-site registrations: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Diners, JCB, and Nicos.

IS-MPMI member JPY 78,000
Non-member JPY 88,000
Student JPY 34,000
Accompanying person JPY 10,000

All participants, accompanying persons, and exhibitors are asked to wear the provided name badge in the congress areas. Replacement of lost badges will incur a full charge. Accompanying persons CANNOT attend any scientific sessions.


Lunch boxes are to be provided by the organization committee in exchange for lunch vouchers only; they are not to be sold. If you are a vegetarian, choose a vegetarian lunch when registering. Your choice of lunch cannot be changed on site.

[Venue] World Heritage “Kiyomizu-dera” & Gion Hanamikoji dori
[Date & Time] Wednesday, August 1, 2012, 16:00
[Pick-up Location] In front of the main entrance of ICC Kyoto
  • 16:00: International Conference Center Kyoto
  • 16:40: Kiyomizu-dera (1-hour guided tour & free time)
  • 18:00: Gion Hanamikoji dori (City view from window) Hotels in Kyoto
  • 20:00: Grand Prince Hotel Kyoto
Congress Dinner

An optional Congress Dinner will take place at the Grand Prince Hotel Kyoto on August 2, 2012, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. The Grand Prince Hotel Kyoto is a 5-minute walk from ICC Kyoto. Advanced reservations must be obtained via our website by July 3. We are unable to accept on-site applications.

Grand Prince Hotel Kyoto
Takaragaike, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8505
Phone: + 81-75-712-1111
Fax: + 81-75-712-7677