ACM CoNEXT 2011

December 6–9, 2011
The University of Tokyo
Tokyo, Japan

Location

CoNEXT 2011 will take place at the Yayoi Auditorium Ichijo Hall, the Yayoi area in the Hongo campus of the University of Tokyo, Japan (7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8654, Japan).

The Yayoi Auditorium Ichijo Hall is within walking distance (250m) from Exit 1 of Todaimae station (N12/東大前, Namboku subway line), and also within walking distance (1.1km) from Hongo-Sanchome station (M21/本郷三丁目, Marunouchi subway line).

The map of the Hongo campus and restaurants and shops in the campus is available here.

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Starting from the left, the main gate of the Yayoi campus, the Yayoi Auditorium Ichijo Hall (the venue), and the Yayoi Auditorium Annex.


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Transportation

By Air

Two major airports, Haneda Airport (HND) and Narita International Airport (NRT), handle the vast majority of commercial flights in the Greater Tokyo. Haneda Airport is the domestic hub, and has recently become a new hub for some international flights. Narita International Airport is the international gateway airport to the Greater Tokyo.

Narita International Airport to the city center

Two major express railways operate the transportation from Narita International Airport to the center of Tokyo. One is Narita Express (N'EX), and the other is Keisei Skyliner. Narita Express stops at Tokyo station (about 3,000 JPY/one-way). The other, Keisei Skyliner stops at Nippori and Ueno stations (2,400 JPY/one-way). Airport limousine buses are also available.

Transportation recommendation to the conference venue and Todaimae station:

  1. Take Narita Express from Narita International Airport to Tokyo station
  2. Transfer to Marunouchi subway line bound for Ikebukuro at Tokyo station (M17), and then get to Korakuen station (M22)
  3. Transfer to Namboku subway line bound for Akabane-Iwabuchi/Urawa-Misono at Korakuen station (M22/N11), and then get to Todaimae station (N12)

Transportation recommendation to Suidobashi station:

  1. Take Narita Express from Narita International Airport to Tokyo station
  2. Transfer to JR Chuo line at Tokyo station, and then get to Ochanomizu station
  3. Transfer to JR Sobu line bound for Nakano/Mitaka at Ochanomizu station, and then get to Suidobashi station

Transportation recommendation to Korakuen station:

  1. Take Narita Express from Narita International Airport to Tokyo station
  2. Transfer to Marunouchi subway line bound for Ikebukuro at Tokyo station (M17), and then get to Korakuen station (M22)

Transportation recommendation to Ochanomizu station:

  1. Take Narita Express from Narita International Airport to Tokyo station
  2. Transfer to JR Chuo line at Tokyo station, and then get to Ochanomizu station

Another transportation recommendation with the use of a taxi:

  1. Take Keisei Skyliner from Narita International Airport to Ueno station
  2. Take a taxi to your destination

Haneda Airport to the city center

Two railways operate the transportation from Haneda Airport to the center of Tokyo. One is Tokyo Monorail bound for Hamamatsucho station (470 JPY/one-way), and the other is Keikyu Railways bound for Sengakuji which stops at Shinagawa station (400 JPY/one-way). Airport limousine buses are also available.

Ground Transportation

The ground transportation network in Tokyo includes public and private railway networks, buses, and taxies.

By Trains

Tokyo twenty-three special ward area has many railway and subway lines. Hyperdia is one of good utilities for timetable and route search in Japan.

Transportation recommendation to the conference venue: The conference venue, the Yayoi Auditorium Ichijo Hall in the Hongo campus of the University of Tokyo is within walking distance (250m) from Exit 1 of Todaimae station (N12/東大前, Namboku subway line), and also within walking distance (1.1km) from Hongo-Sanchome station (M21/本郷三丁目, Marunouchi subway line).

By Taxies

Taxies cost 710 JPY for the first two kilometers, and 90 JPY for every 288 meters thereafter. Most taxi companies tend to raise fares by 20% between 22:00-5:00.