Tour, Social program

Tour

Pre/Post congress tours

Pre- and post-congress tours are avairable. JTB (tourism company & agency of IOM 2023) will suggest some good tours soon.
Tours of Kyoto and Nara are planned.
Personal requests are also welcome and will be supported by JTB.

Lab tour

A tour to Makoto Miyata's Laboratory (Osaka Metropolitan University) is planned after the congress upon request. Participation is free of charge.

Social program

Welcome Reception

Welcome Reception will be held on 16th July, from 18:00 (6:00 p.m.) at the congress hall (OSAKA CITY CENTRAL PUBLIC HALL).
The fee for the Welcome Reception is included in the registration fee, except for accompanying guests. Food, beverages, and alcohol will be served.
Flash talks (brief self-introductions and research introductions) by attendees are planned.

Banquet

Congress Banquet will be held at TEN-NOU-DEN, a traditional Japanese-style restaurant with a garden.
A Foreign Minister's Dinner at the G20 SUMMIT 2019 was held here.

Some of Local organizing committee members visited TEN-NOU-DEN with Dr. Steven J. Geary (the chair of IOM), and we reallly enjoyed foods and atmosphere.

Water bus tour

Water bus tour is scheduled during the convention. The fee is included in the registration fee, except for accompanying guests.
Details will be announced soon.