Place and Time
Place: Kawauchi Campus, Tohoku University, Sendai, JAPAN
Time: Time: September 15, 2018
The VJSE2018 will be held either in the Graduate School of Economics and Management Building (C16) or in Multidisciplinary Research Building (C19) at the Kawauchi Campus, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan (Figure 1). More information can be found at ( https://www.tohoku.ac.jp/map/en/?f=KW# ). The venue buildings are a 5-minute walk from the Kawauchi Subway Station.
Figure 1: Location of conference venue buildings at Kawauchi Campus, Tohoku University.
The Opening Ceremony, Banquest and Technical Parallel Sessions IV, V, VI will be held in the C19 Building (Figure 2), while the Technical Parallel Sessions I, II and III will be taken place in the C16 Building (Figure 3).
Directions to Sendai
Main Campus of Tohoku University is located in Sendai. Sendai is the largest city and the center of Tohoku district. It is about 350 kilometers north of Tokyo, a less than two-hour bullet train ride from the metropolis.
Sendai Airport is located in Iwanuma, about 15 km south of Sendai. You can take the railway (Sendai Airport Line) to JR Sendai Station from the airport. The railway fare is 650 yen (as of 2017). There are domestic flights from main cities in Japan (Sapporo, Nagoya, Osaka, Fukuoka, Okinawa and others). International air services are available from Seoul (Korea), Guam, and various location in China (Shanghai, Dalian, Beijing and Changchun).
Directions to Kawauchi Campus from Sendai Station
By Subway (~10 minutes)
You may take a taxi to the School of Engineering from Sendai Airport or Sendai Station. Fares are about 6,000 yen from Sendai Airport and 1,600 yen from Sendai Station. Taxi can be found at the taxi stands in front of Sendai Airport or Sendai Station.