The conference will be held at Kitakyushu International Conference Center in Kitakyusyu, Fukuoka, Japan.
The convention center prepares excellent conventional facilities and activities. It is within 10-minute walk from JR (Japan Railway) Kokura Station.
Kitakyushu-city is transformative from being one of the Japanese oldest industrial cities to reform to a leading environmental city by achieving its environmental purpose. The first state-run steelworks in Japan, was established in 1901 which became the cradle of Japanese industrialized development and raised many (local) leading industries.
As the result of industrial development, the city had faced serious environmental pollution in 1960's. Kitakyushu city has partnered with the local industries and the communities to get rid of such pollution and transformed it to a leading environmental city.
Kitakyushu city was selected as the Model City for Green Growth by OECD in 2011 and hosted the G7 Energy Ministerial Meeting in 2016. The city is well suited for conferences, exhibitions and events, especially, in the field of environmental management, robotics, engineering and technology, urban planning, and advanced manufacturing.
Aside from the traditional highlights of Japan such as shrines, temples, castles and amazing Japanese cuisine delegates, you can experience a unique technical tours which covering high-tech manufacturing and robotics. Kitakyushu city is a manufacturing basement for innovative brands such as TOTO(facilities of toilet and kitchen), Yasukawa(robotics), Toyota and Nissan(automotive) all of which are open to.