Conference Information

Conference Venue

Kyoto Hotel Okura

Address: Kawaramachi-Oike Nakagyo-ku Kyoto 604-8558 Japan
Website: https://www.okura-nikko.com/japan/kyoto/kyoto-hotel-okura/
Phone: +81 75 211 5111
Fax:      +81 75 254 2529

Surrounded by Japanese history and tradition, Kyoto Hotel Okura offers a classic atmosphere of tranquillity and comfort harmonizing the distinctiveness of Kyoto with European tastes at the heart of many of Kyoto’s renowned places of interest.

Visit the official website of Kyoto Hotel Okura for more information.

CERTIFICATE OF ATTENDANCE

Certificate of Attendance is issued to registered delegates only and will be sent via email after the conference.

OFFICIAL LANGUAGE

The official language for the 32nd APACRS Annual Meeting is English.

DRESS CODE

Business attire is most appropriate for attending the Annual Meeting.

CLIMATE

Enjoy the sunny and warm days and cool evenings. Temperature is predicted to average from 22°C during the day to 13°C during the night.

TIME ZONE

Kyoto follows the Japan Standard Time (JST) which is 9 hours ahead of the Coordinated Universal Time (UTC+9).

CURRENCY

The official national currency in Kyoto is Japanese Yen (JPY or ¥). Although most credit cards are accepted in major hotels, tourist-focused businesses, and convenient stores, it is widely a cash transaction state.

The exchange rate is approximately US$ 1 to ¥122.

DIALING CODE

For international calls to Kyoto, please dial +81 75 followed by the telephone number.

WATER

Japan’s tap water is potable and very safe for drinking. The national water infrastructure is reliable and purification facilities are well-maintained, so the tap water is of good quality and easy on the stomach.

POWER OUTLET

The standard power outlet in Japan is a Type A parallel flat two-pin socket with an average of 100-127 volts.