Venue

The Argo Science Workshop will be held at Hitotsubashi Hall, Tokyo, Japan.
http://www.hit-u.ac.jp/hall/accessen.html

Address: National Center of Sciences Building 2F,2-1-2 Hitotsubashi,Chiyoda-ku,Tokyo 101-8439.

-By train(Subway)-
Tokyo Metoro Hanzomon Line/Toei Mita Line/Toei Shinjuku Line “Jinbocho” Exit A9 Tokyo Metoro Tozai Line “Takebashi” Exit 1b 3-5minutes walk from the stations.

Workshop Accommodation:

Accommodation/hotel is NOT offered from local committee. Please search hotels in hotel booking web site.

Climate

October is one of the best seasons in Japan and the weather in Tokyo is normally moderate. The climatological data of Tokyo for October (30-year average) are given below.

Table: climate of Tokyo (Averaging between 1981 and 2010)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Daily mean temperature(℃) 5.2 5.7 8.7 13.9 18.2 21.4 25.0 26.4 22.8 17.5 12.1 7.6 15.4
Daily maximum temperature(℃) 9.6 10.4 13.6 19.0 22.9 25.5 29.2 30.8 26.9 21.5 16.3 11.9 19.8
Daily Minimum temperature(℃) 0.9 1.7 4.4 9.4 14.0 18.0 21.8 23.0 19.7 14.2 8.3 3.5 11.6
Precipitation (mm) 52.3 56.1 117.5 124.5 137.8 167.7 153.5 168.2 209.9 197.8 92.5 51.0 1528.8
Humidity (%) 52 53 56 62 69 75 77 73 75 68 65 56 65

Time Zone

Japan Standard Time (JST) = Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) + 9 hour.

Currency

The unit of Japanese currency is yen (JPY). The coins are available in denominations of 1, 5, 10, 50, 100 and 500 yen and bank notes in denominations of 1,000, 2,000, 5,000 and 10,000 yen. For your reference, the exchange rate as of June 2018 is as follows.
$1 (USD) = ¥110 (JPY)
€1 (EURO) = ¥130 (JPY)

Electricity

The electricityis 100 volt AC (50 Hertz in east Japan including Tokyo). Only 2-flat-pin plugs are used in Japan.