Main venue

Second Floor, Hitotsubashi Hall, National Center of Sciences Building, Tokyo
(2-1-2 Hitotsubashi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo)

hitotsubashi hall
hitotsubashi hall
hitotsubashi hall

Wi-Fi information

Since eduroam is available in the venue, we strongly recommend that you use eduroam. Wi-Fi service provided by Japanese mobile phone carriers (docomo, au, softbank) is also available.

Lunch map


You can use either Narita International Airport or Haneda International Airport. It roughly takes 80 minutes from Narita and 50 minutes from Haneda by using public transportation. You can walk from Jimbocho (^yンO:u) Station or Takebashi (zKj) Station to the venue. You can find several choices of transportation from both two airports.

Route map to NII:

From Haneda Airport

Transportation Time Cost
Train 40-50 min about 730 JPY
Bus(To Tokyo sta.) 25-45 min 930 JPY
Taxi about 45 min about 7,000 JPY

From Narita Airport

Transportation Time Cost
Train 75-90min 1,080 - 2.850 JPY
Bus(To Tokyo sta.) 75-125min 3,100 JPY
Taxi about 135min about 22,000 JPY

To find the way from the Airports (your hotel) to the venue (your hotel), using Google map or Japan Transit Planner is convenient.
- Airport bus information is available here.
- Information about trains from/to Haneda is available here.
- Information about trains from/to Narita is available here.


The conference venue is a university facility and we do not have any designated conference hotels. Please book a hotel through SUI2016 registration site (until 16 September) or book a nearby hotel room by yourself. Early booking is strongly recommended becuase of constant shortage of hotel rooms in Tokyo.


Gozabune Atakemaru -Japanese Samurai SHIP

gozabune atakemaru

with Sumi-e live painting performance by Toyokuni Honda