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Conference Venue:
Sanjo Conference Hall
The University of Tokyo, Hongo Campus
7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8654, Japan

The University of Tokyo was established in 1877 as the first national university in Japan. The University of Tokyo is composed of three campuses: Hongo, Komaba, and Kashiwa. The meeting venue is located in Hongo campus. Most of the faculties, graduate schools and research institutes of the University are located on the Hongo campus. Sanjo Conference Hall, which is the state of art meeting facility located in the University of Tokyo Hongo campus, Tokyo, Japan.
University Map: http://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/en/access.html

Nearest Train stations:
- Hongo-Sanchome Station (Exit E08): (subway Marunouchi Line and Oedo Line) takes 8 min by walk to reach the venue.
- Yushima Station/Nezu Station (Exit C14): (Subway Chiyoda Line) takes 8 min by walk to reach the venue.
- Todaimae Station (Exit N12): (Subway Nanboku Line) takes 5 min by walk to reach the venue.

Below are some links to hotels around the conference venue. We'd like to request you to contact one of these hotels and make a reservation by yourself based on your budget. Hotels are listed in proximity to the conference venue. We do not have a dedicated conference hotel.
We recommend booking early if you want to stay in a hotel near the conference venue.

OPTION 1: An arrangement made with close by Forest Hongo Hotel for meeting participants at (10%) discounted Price.

Forest Hongo: 10 minutes’ walk to the venue.
Address: 6-16-4 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, 113-0033, Japan
Tel: +81-3-3813-4408, Fax: +81-3-3813-4409
E-Mail: forest_hongo1@sunroute.jp
Att:Sawada and Mention University of Tokyo Event

Website: http://www.forest-hongo.com/en/index.html

Room Charge: Single B Room (smoking/non-smoking) Price about 9,875 yens per night
Room Charge: Deluxe Single Room (Non-smoking only) ideal for two people: Price about 14,653 yens per night.

When you book your room, Please identify as “GES-Event at the University of Tokyo Campus” to qualify for the discounted price, otherwise the hotel charges normal price without any discount.The hotel advises the participants to book their reservations at sooner as possible.
Please contact GeneExpression Systems, Inc. if you require any assistance.

Option 2: Business Hotels Near the University of Tokyo (within 5-15 minutes by walk):

Western-style Accommodation: (each room with all amenities with bathroom and restroom) Japanese-style Accommodation (with shared bathroom and restroom):
Kizankan: 15 minutes’ walk to the venue, Price about 8,000 yens per night
Address: 4-37-20, Hongo, bunkyo-ku,Tokyo, 113-0033, Japan
Tel: +81-(0)3-3812-1211 Fax: +81-(0)3-3816-1218
Website: http://kizankan.co.jp/english/
Ryokan Katsutaro: 15 minutes’ walk to the venue, Price about 5,000 yens per night
Address: 4-16-8, Ikenohata, Taito-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Tel: +81-(0)3-3821-9808, Fax: +81-(0)3-3821-4789, E-mail: info-katsu@katsutaro.com
Website: http://www.katsutaro.com/ryokan_index.html
Hotel Parkside: 15 minutes’ walk to the venue, Price about 9,000 yens per night
Address: 2-11-18 Ueno Taito-Ku, Tokyo, 110-0005, Japan
Tel: +81-(0)3-3836-5711, Fax: +81-(0)3-3831-6641, E-mail: info@parkside.co.jp
Website: http://www.parkside.co.jp/en/index.html
Ryokan Sawanoya: 20 minutes’ walk to the venue, Price about 5,000 yens per night
Address: 2-3-11,Yanaka,Taito-Ku,Tokyo, 110-0001, Japan
Tel: 81-(0)3-3822-2251, Fax: 81-(0)3-3822-2252, E-mail: ryokan@sawanoya.com
Website: http://www.sawanoya.com/eigo.html
Tokyo Garden Palace: 20 minutes’ walk to the venue, Price about 10,000 yens per night
Address: 1-7-5 Yushima, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0034 Japan
Tel: +81-(0)3-3813-6211, Fax: +81-(0)3-3818-6060
Website: http://www.hotelgp-tokyo.com/english/sty01_e.html
Annex Katsutaro Ryokan: 30 minutes’ walk to the venue, Price about 6,000 yens per night
Address: 3-8-4, Yanaka, Taito-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Tel: +81-(0)3-3828-2500, Fax: +81-(0)3-3821-5400, E-mail: info-annex@katsutaro.com
Website: http://www.katsutaro.com/annex_index.html
Hotel Wing International: 25 minutes’ walk to the venue, Price about 9,000 yens per night
Address: 1-25-11 Hongou Bunkyou-ku Tokyo, 113-0033 Japan
Tel: +81-(0)3-5804-1011 Fax: +81-(0)3-5804-1010, E-mail: kou@hotelwing.co.jp
Website: http://kourakuen.hotelwingjapan.com/
Tokyo Green Hotel Korakuen: 30 minutes’ walk to the venue, Price about 9,500 yens per night
Address: 1-1-3, Koraku, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, 112-0004, Japan
Tel: +81(0)3816-4161, Fax: +81-(0)3-3818-2406
Website: http://www.greenhotel.co.jp/en/

Directions to Reach the Sanjo Conference Hall Venue:
From Narita International Airport (NRT): Take the Keisei Line, Skyliner Train bound for Ueno Train Station (that is 1 kilometer away from the University of Tokyo). It takes about 1 hour from Narita to Ueno and costs 1,920  yens. Take a taxi to the Hall or Hotel (10 minutes). Tokyo main Train station is about 20 minutes from the University by subway or taxi.

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