The ISSS-8 will be held at the Tsukuba International Congress Center (EPOCHAL TSUKUBA), Tsukuba, Japan. The Congress Center is located at a convenient walking distance from main hotels in Tsukuba and from the Tsukuba Express train station.
Access to wireless internet will be provided through the symposium at the Tsukuba International Congress Center. The account settings will be available at the conference site.
There will be a get-together welcome party from 17:30 to 20:00 on 22nd of October 2017 (Sun) at the Restaurant ESPOIR in the Tsukuba International Congress Center.
The Banquet of ISSS-8 will be held at OKURA FRONTIER HOTEL TSUKUBA on Wednesday evening (25th of October from 18:00 to 20:00) .
Tsukuba is known as a "science city", the largest science technology accumulation site among the country, where more than 300 public and private institutions and enterprises are located. Also, Tsukuba is surrounded by rich nature, such as Mt. Tsukuba at the north which is familiar to many people, and Lake Kasumigaura at the east which is the second largest lake in Japan.