• 【 Secretariat 】
  • Department of Neurosurgery, Shinshu University School of Medicine
  • 3-1-1 Asahi, Matsumoto 390-8621, JAPAN
  • TEL: +81-263-37-2688
    Fax: +81-263-37-0480
  • Email: inwc2019-office@umin.ac.jp
  • 【 Congress Coordinator 】
  • Do Convention Inc.
  • 5F, 2-23 Kandaawajicho, Chiyodaku, Tokyo 101-0063, JAPAN
  • Tel: +81-3-5289-7717
    Fax: +81-3-5289-8117
  • Email: inwc2019-office@umin.ac.jp


General Information

Date January 15 (Tue) – 18 (Fri), 2019
Venue Shiga Kogen Prince Hotel South Building
Yakebitai-yama, Shiga Kogen, Yamanouchi-machi, Shimotakai-gun Nagano, 381-0400 Japan
Tel: 81-(0)269-34-3111
Presidents Prof. Kazuhiro Hongo (Japan)
Prof. Masakazu Takayasu (Japan)
Prof. Takanori Fukushima (USA)
Key Dates Abstract submission deadline October 30, 2018
November 30, 2018
Notification of abstract acceptance November 15, 2018
December 14, 2018
Hotel Reservation August 1 to October 31, 2018
* The accommodation fee changes depending on the dates you make your reservation. Please check with the hotel agent for details.
Language English
Dress Code Smart casual or Business Casual
Important Facts Climate:
The average temperature in January in Shiga-Kogen is around 3℃
The currency used in Shiga-Kogen and in the rest of Japan is the Japanese Yen (JPY). No other foreign currency is accepted.
The electrical power supply in Japan is 100V, 50Hz/60Hz
Japan has 8% rate of Value Added tax. However, you can get VAT refunds when you leave the country, if you are a resident from outside the Japan.
From outside Japan, add 81 to the local number.
Tipping in Japan is not mandatory. It could be said that, tipping is not a common practice in Japan. In many cases, maybe most, tips may be politely refused.
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