Social Events

Registration : Sunday, 25 July, 2004 at Senri Hankyu Hotel

Banquet : Friday, 30 July, 2004 at Rihga Royal Hotel, Nakanoshima, Osaka

Please note that 29th July has no session. It's an off day.

A banquet will be held on Friday, 30th July, 2004 from 20:00 to 22:00 at Korin Banquet Hall of Rihga Royal Hotel, Nakanoshima, Osaka. Kaiseki-Ryori (traditional Japanese cuisine) will be served.

Access to the Banquet Place 
5-3-68, Nakanoshima, Kita-ku, Osaka 530-0005, Japan
Phone: 06-6448-1121

30th July, 2004

Drink    19:30 ~ 20:00
Dinner  20:00 ~ 22:00

Chartered Bus Service:
Two buses will leave the front of the Convention Center (the conference site) at around 18:00. One bus will leave the front of the Hankyu Senri Hotel at 18:30.

By Train and Shuttle Bus:
The hotel shuttle bus leaves the bus stop at the JR Osaka Station for the hotel every 6 minutes.  It will be 10~15 minutes ride to the hotel.  See the bus-stop location via here.

Buses for Return
Chartered Buses:
Three buses will leave the Rhiga Royal Hotel after our banquet.  The return courses of the buses are:
No.1                Rihga Royal Hotel -> Shin-Osaka -> Esaka -> Senri Chuo
No.2                Rihga Royal Hotel -> Umeda (JR Osaka station) -> Senri Chuo
No.3                Rihga Royal Hotel -> Senri Chuo

Hotel Shuttle Bus:
A hotel shuttle bus leaves the front of the Rihga Royal Hotel for the JR Osaka Station every 6 minutes.  Note that the last shuttle bus is at 22:00.