Location & Venue

Conference Venue: Toshi Center Hotel, Tokyo

The Toshi Center Hotel is located in the heart of Tokyo, three minutes from the Nagatacho subway station. Nagatacho, part of Chiyoda Ward, is the location of the Imperial Palace as well as the National Diet building. The center is convenient for various sightseeing spots with Akasaka, Shinjuku and Shibuya within walking distance and Ginza just a single train ride away.


Toshi Center Hotel
Address: Hirakawacho 2-4-1, Chiyoda Ku, Tokyo
Phone: +81 3-3265-8211
Website: www.rihga.com/toshicenter_tokyo

Directions from within Tokyo

Take the Tokyo Metro to Nagatacho Station. Nagatacho Station (Y16, Z04, N07) is served by the Hanzomon Line (Z), Yurakucho Line (Y), and Namboku Line (N).
Exit the station at exit 9b and cross the street. Follow the road straight for about 100 meters, walking past the Junior High School. The Toshi Center will be on your right, and there are signs in both Japanese and English. Family Mart is on the left.

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- Tokyo Metro Subway Map: https://www.tokyometro.jp/en/subwaymap/

Conference Meet & Greet: Garb Central

The Conference Meet & Greet is the perfect opportunity for conference delegates to get a head start on the conference and make valuable connections with other attendees before the event officially begins. The event will be held at GARB Central, a trendy bar and restaurant located in the heart of Chiyoda Ward, Tokyo.
The Conference Meet & Greet is included in the conference registration. Pre-registration is not required.


Garb Central
Address: Tokyo Garden Terrace 1F, Kioicho 1−3, Chiyoda-Ku Tokyo 102-0094
Phone: +81 050-3187-6741
Website: https://garb-central.jp/

Conference Dinner: Gonpachi Nishi-Azabu

Gonpachi Nishi-Azabu, also known as "the Kill Bill restaurant," has been chosen as the conference dinner location. An iconic destination for foodies and movie enthusiasts visiting Tokyo, the restaurant was used as a filming location for the famous movie, ‘Kill Bill’, directed by Quentin Tarantino. Located in the trendy Nishi-Azabu neighborhood, this unique restaurant boasts an impressive array of traditional Japanese dishes, as well as a stylish and modern atmosphere.
The Conference Dinner is an optional extra and costs 7,500 Yen. Pre-registration is required.


Gonpachi Nishi-Azabu
Address: Nishiazabu 1-13-11, Minato-Ku, Tokyo 106-0031
Phone: +81 050-5443-1691
Website: https://gonpachi.jp/nishi-azabu/

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As the world’s largest continent continues to develop, so do its educational and academic needs, and as the global economy recentres towards the Asia-Pacific region, the relevance and significance of IAFOR as an interdisciplinary think tank for both Asia and the West grows. With international events held in Tokyo, Japan, IAFOR's Asian Conference Series is the ideal forum in which to discuss emerging regional and global issues, and to keep up to date with the latest interdisciplinary research across a range of academic fields.