Conference Venue

The 10th IEEE International Conference on Software Testing conference (ICST2017) will be held at Waseda University, Nishiwaseda Campus.
Building 63 is the main venue. The following are the access map to the venue.

ACCESS to the Nishiwaseda Campus

Nishiwaseda Campus (Building 63 is the main venue.)

More information on access : http://www.waseda.jp/top/en/access/nishiwaseda-campus

PHOTOS

Transport

From Haneda Airportgoogle map

Train
Bus
Taxi
  • TBD

From Narita Airportgoogle map

Train
Bus
Taxi
  • TBD

Tokyo Metro Discount Tickets Information

Accommodation

Booking information from reservation site Convenient hotels are near "Nishi Waseda Station," "Takadanobaba Station," "Shinjuku Station" and "Higashi Shinjuku Station."

Visa Letter

Please consult with your nearest Japanese embassy/consulate or your travel agency for the visa and entry requirements.
Our visa support letters can be requested during the registration process and will be issued to those who have finished the registration process and paid their fees.

Traveller Info

CURRENCY
  • Japanese currency is Japanese yen(JPY).
  • Just for your information, in Jul. 2016, approximate exchange rates are USD 1 = JPY 102, and EUR 1 = JPY 113, and GBP 1 = JPY 134 .
  • Major currencies(e.g., USD, EUR) can be exchanged at the banks(Mon-Fri 09:00-15:00), post office(Mon-Fri 09:00-16:00) or the major hotels.
  • ATMs are often not open 24 hours, and many do not accept international cards. Post office ATMs accept international credit/debit cards, but are not usually open 24 hours. Convenience store ATMs are usually open 24 hours, but do not always accept international cards.
  • Various worldwide credit cards(e.g. AMEX, visa, MASTERS, DINERS) are available in major hotels, shops, and restaurants.
  • However, it is strongly recommended to have some amounts of Japanese yen in cash in case of credit cards unavailability. Except for special areas like international airports, foreign currencies are not accepted.
  • JR and subway tickets can not be purchased with a credit card. Please prepare to pay with cash.
    Only shinkansen tickets can be purchased with a credit card.

TIME ZONE
Universal Coordinated Time (=GMT) by 9 hours (UTC+9, JST)
ELECTRICITY SUPPLY
The power supply is 100 volts and 50 Hertz. Plugs should have two flatpins(it is compatible with the 2-pins plugs in USA).
TIPPING
Tipping is not a part of Japanese culture. However, it is common for restaurants and bars to have a table charge (500 – 1000 yen per person).
USEFUL LINKS
Tokyo Metro Discount Tickets Information Official Tokyo Travel Guide GO TOKYO
http://www.gotokyo.org/en/