武田薬品工業株式会社

Organizer

Department of
Public Health,
Jichi Medical University
3311-1 Yakushiji
Shimotsuke, Tochigi
329-0498, Japan
Tel: +81-285-58-7338

Secretariat

c/o Convex Inc.
Toranomon Waiko Bldg.,
5-12-1 Toranomon,
Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-0001,
Japan
Tel:+81-3-5425-1604
Fax:+81-3-5425-1605
email:wce2017@convex.co.jp

The 21st International Epidemiological Association (IEA) World Congress of Epidemiology (WCE2017)

Global/Regional/Local/Health and Epidemiology in A Changing World

Social Program

The following social events will be held and the tentative schedule is as follows:

Opening Ceremony

Japanese Drums and Calligraphy Performance

Date Saturday, August 19, 2017
Time 13:30 - 14:30
Place Main Hall, 1F, Sonic City

Welcome Reception

Date Saturday, August 19, 2017
Time 17:30 - 19:00
Place Omiya Sonic Civic Hall, Rooms 401 ~ 404, 4F, Sonic City
Fee Included in the registration fee

Banquet "Japan Night"

Traditional Bon Festival Dance (bon-odori) wearing Yukata (Japanese summer kimono) to experience this Japanese summer festival.

Date Monday, August 21, 2017
Time 18:30 - 20:30
Place Rose Room, 4F, Palace Hotel Omiya
Fee JPY10,000
Note Banquet is sold out for pre-registration. The number of tickets to sell onsite is very limited.
In such a case, we may not meet your expectations.

Closing Ceremony

Date Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Time 16:00 - 16:30
Place Main Hall, 1F, Sonic City

Excursions

1) Half day trip to Tokyo SkyTree and Asakusa Senso-ji Temple

Date Sunday, August 20, 2017
Time 09:00 - 15:30

2) Half day trip to Tokyo Tower and Hamarikyu Garden

Date Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Time 09:00 - 15:00

3) One day trip to Nikko Toshogu Shrine, Chuzenji-ko Lake and Kegon Falls

Date Wednesday, August 23, 2017
Time 08:30 - 18:00

Further details on excursions will be announced and posted on the website prior to accepting participants online.