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The 9th Biennial Scientific Meeting of the Asia Pacific Paediatric Endocrine Society(APPES),The 50th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society for Pediatric Endocrinology(JSPE)

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WHY TOKYO

TOKYO, THE ENCHANTING CITY & CULTURAL HUB

Tokyo, the information center of the world, has been fascinating the young as well as the old, regardless of their differing backgrounds.
Since as early as 17th century, Tokyo had played the role for cultural, governmental and economic centers for the development of Japan.
Under the Isolation Policy, which the Japanese Government had implemented into its nation in the mid-17th century, many unique cultures have developed in Japan, resulting in the achievements of Ukiyoe, Kabuki, Cha-no-yu (tea ceremony), etc. After Japan has opened up into the wider world in the mid-19th century, the Japanese cultures met with the newly-introduced Western cultures, creating a unique combination of tradition and modern delicacies of Japanese cultures.
You can experience the great diversity of Japanese Culture!
Arts, fashions, foods and natures…. There are thousands of ways to enjoy Tokyo during your stay. You can find more than 365 different food menus to enjoy if you want, or more than 365 different places to visit if you wish!

TOKYO, THE ACADEMIC HUB

As the center of Asia-Pacific region, Tokyo provides a wider choice of learning centers an ideal place for those who are eager to study the latest knowledge and information.
On the occasion of the 9th Biennial Scientific Meeting of the Asia Pacific Paediatric Endocrine Society in 2016, Tokyo provides the best circumstances for both Academic and Social encounters for the future, as well as the promoting further development of pediatric endocrine of the Asia-Pacific Region.
As the academic hub of Asia-Pacific Region, you will also find the best of all the knowledge and information at the 9th Biennial Scientific Meeting of APPES in 2016.

ABOUT TOKYO

HOW TO GET INTO TOKYO

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Tokyo provides one of the best accesses from overseas countries. 2 main international airports is connected with over 90 cities directly. Narita International Airport has over 1,500 flights a week, connecting Tokyo to more than 90 cities worldwide, while Haneda Airport offers more than 360 flights every week with connections to 17 cities.

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CLIMATE IN TOKYO, NOVEMBER

Autumn (September - November)
Autumn always brings such freshness with a light breeze and cool temperature after the hot and humid summer. All forests are dyed in glorious autumn colors. Chrysanthemums create beautiful displays with their abundance of flowers to enchant visitors to parks and gardens. Autumn is also the season for many outside exhibitions, music concerts and sports tournaments in Japan.
Clothing: light jackets, light sweaters.

CLIMATE IN TOKYO, NOVEMBER

LANGUAGE IN JAPAN: Japanese

LANGUAGE IN JAPAN

There is only one official language, Japanese. However, many Japanese are able to understand English to a certain extent since English is the foreign language that everyone must learn as part of compulsory education.
Even if you don’t understand Japanese, you can still certainly enjoy Japan. But if you know a few everyday Japanese phrases then it will make your trip even more memorable. A few words make a big difference.

Congress Secretariat

c/o Convention Linkage, Inc.
Sanbancho KS Bldg., 2 Sanbancho, Chiyoda-ku,Tokyo 102-0075, JAPAN
TEL:+81-03-3263-8688 FAX:+81-03-3263-8693
E-mail:appes-jspe2016@c-linkage.co.jp