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The symposium will be held at Sakura Hall in Katahira campus, Tohoku university.

The university was established as Japan's third imperial university in 1907. The university's principle has been to put "Research First," while maintaining an "Open-Door" policy. Now, the university continues to offer high quality education based on cutting-edge research.


Sakura Hall is located at Building E-01 (in section E) in the map of Katahira campus.

Address: 2-1-1 Katahira, Aoba-ku, Sendai 980-8577 Japan

Facility Information

  • Do not smoke on campus. All facilities of Tohoku University are smoke free. You have to smoke at the outside of the campus.
  • Food and beverages can be brought in the building, but not to the conference room on the upper level.
  • Free WiFi Internet access will be available in Sakura-hall building. Please check SSID and password at the registration desk. If you have eduroam ID, it also works inside the building.
  • Coffee and some sweets will be served between talk sessions.
  • We do not have a cloakroom/checkroom. But most hotels would hold your luggage on the day of arrival/departure, even before/after the check in/out. Please contact your hotel for further information. Also, coin-operated lockers can be found at the Sendai Station. You may bring your luggage to the conference venue, but we cannot be responsible for any trouble.
  • Entrance of the Sakura-hall building is open from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm. Please consider that everyone (including staffs) has to leave the building by that time.

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