Himeji city in Japan
- About one hour west of Osaka and Kyoto.
- Convenient access from Tokyo, Osaka & Kyoto by Shinkan-sen (the
- SPring-8, one of the biggest SR facilities in the world is located nearby.
- The conference will be held next to Himeji castle, a world heritage site.
The weather in October is generally excellent, with an average
temperature of 18.2 degrees and rainfall on an average of 9 days.