All the registered attendees are invited to the Welcome Reception at the conference venue, ICC Kyoto, on the evening of November 6, 2018.
Japanese drum performance and maiko / geiko (traditional Japanese female performers) will welcome and entertain all the participants !
The Banquet will be held on November 8, 2018. The Banquet venue, the SODOH Higashiyama Kyoto, offers the best of Kyoto-style French cuisine right besides Kodaiji temple - the prominent autumn leaves spot -, Ninenzaka, Sannenzaka streets - full of traditional shops and cute boutiques -, and Kiyomizudera temple - a UNESCO World Heritage site -. Vegetarian meals and halal meals are available as well.
After savoring every mouthful at the banquet, we proceed to Kodaiji temple and admire the beautiful garden and the autumn foliage with evening illumination.
We wish you enjoy "Omotenashi" - the spirit of Japanese hospitality - and the breathtaking autumn scene in Kyoto.
Flower Arrangement Workshop
Participate in a hands-on workshop for a fascinating glimpse into "Ikebana," the Japanese art of flower arrangement, on November 8, 2018. You can take the arranged flowers back home after the workshop. Both men and women are welcome.
The Award Ceremony for the APMC 2018 Prize and the APMC 2018 Student Paper Prize will be held in a hall within ICC Kyoto on November 9, 2018.