Organizer

Yuko Ichiyanagi, Yokohama National University
Hiroaki Mamiya, NIMS Japan

Secretariat

Nippon Travel Agency CO., LTD.
East Japan Corporate Sales Division
Nihonbashi, Fukawa BLDG. 2F, 10-11,
Nihonbashi-kodenmacho, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, 103-0001 Japan
Tel: +81-3-6892-5104
Fax: +81-3-6892-1830
E-mail: icfpm_2022@nta.co.jp

Venue/Access

Venue: Yokohama Symposia
2, Yamashita-cho, Naka-ku, Yokohama-shi, Kanagawa, Japan

The venue “Yokohama Symposia” has a hall in high formality, and a spacious foyer from which you can enjoy a wonderful ocean view.
It is located in Yamashita district, which has a history of port opening. Near the venue, there is a park filled with nature called Yamashita Park.
Since it is adjacent to Yokohama bay, you can feel a refreshing sea breeze there.

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Getting to Yokohama

Yokohama is a beautiful port city conveniently located 30 minutes from metropolitan Tokyo by road or rail. It only takes 15 minutes by taxi or 24 minutes by limousine bus from Haneda Airport, and 90 minutes by limousine bus or train from Narita Airport.

From Tokyo International Airport (Haneda)

Transportation Options

Frequency

Approx. time to Yokohama

Cost

Taxi to Yokohama

-

20 minutes

Approx.
JPY 8,700

Limousine bus to Yokohama City

departs every
5-10 minutes

25 minutes

JPY 580

Limousine bus to PACIFICO Yokohama

departs every
30 minutes

40 minutes

JPY 720

Train to Yokohama Station     

departs every
5-10 minutes

20 minutes

JPY 450

From Narita International Airport

Transportation Options

Frequency

Approx. time to Yokohama

Cost

Taxi to Yokohama

-

90 minutes

Approx.
JPY 31,000 ~

Limousine bus to Yokohama City

departs every
15 minutes

90 minutes

JPY 3,600

Limousine bus to PACIFICO Yokohama

departs every
1 hour

120 minutes

JPY 3,600

Train to Yokohama Station     

departs every
30 minutes

90 minutes

JPY 4,290

Access to Yokohama Symposia

Minato Mirai Line

5-min walk from Nihon-odori Station (Exit 3)

Yokohama Municipal Bus

Bus #26: get off at Osanbashi Bus #8, #29, or #58: get off at GeijyutsuGekijyou・NHK mae
(Bus services are available at Sakuragicho Station or Yokohama Station)

JR Negishi Line or Yokohama Municipal Subway

15-min walk from Kannai Station (South Exit for JR or Exit 1 for Subway)

Wonderful Tourism Opportunities

Pokémon Center Yokohama (30 min. away)

Pokémon Center Yokohama is only 5 minutes from the East Entrance of Yokohama Station. It is a specialist store for Pokémon goods and merchandise. There is a game space where you can check out special Pokémon arcade releases.

Kamakura (30 min. away)

A half-hour train journey will take you to the ancient Japanese capital of Kamakura. It played an important role in Japanese history as the place where the first shogunate government was established in 1192. Founded by the first shogunate, the historical Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine became Japan’s center of politics and culture in the 12th century. The Great Buddha is a bronze image depicting Buddha in a seated meditative pose. Its imposing stature of 11.4 meters (37.4 feet) in height and its unique expression made it world famous, and it is now a popular tourist spot.

Mt. Fuji and Hakone (90 min. away)

90 minutes away lies one of the most famous tourist resorts in Japan. Surrounded by scenic mountains, Hakone offers the unique scenery of placid Lake Ashi (Ashi-no-ko) at the bottom of Mt. Fuji. It also boasts an abundance of hot-springs scattered along its streams and rivers. Hakone is a lovely national park where places of historic interest and modern tourist facilities blend in with nature. The district holds cultural properties suggestive of its long history, and also has many museums and amusement facilities.

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