ABOUT TECHNICAL TOURS

Please register early! Technical tours will be canceled if it does not reach the minimum number of participants by September 12, 2021.

Minimum and maximum numbers of participants are noted. If the visit for which you have registered does not meet the minimum number by September 10, EASTS LOC will notify you and or offer to transfer you to another tour. After September 10, registrations will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis until September 15 or the tours reach the maximum number. Registrations will be processed after you submit the registration form.
All technical tours are free of charge except technical tour #3 (fee is charged for travel bus). Participants must be pre-registered to participate. If you must cancel, please notify us as soon as possible. 
Tours depart from the conference venue unless otherwise noted. Plan to check-in for a visit a minimum of 15 minutes before the starting time or the noted departure time.

Liability statement: The organizing committee and the venue will not be responsible for medical expenses, accidents, losses, or other unexpected damage to property belonging to conference participants, either during or as a result of the conference and during all tours and events. Participants are strongly advised to arrange their own insurance for health and accident, lost luggage, and trip cancellation.

Participants will be required to sign a liability release waiver upon check-in for the tours.

TECHNICAL TOURS INFORMATION

TOUR #1

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Source: https://www.city.hiroshima.lg.jp/soshiki/360/206688.html
Redevelopment Project of Hiroshima Station South Exit Plaza
  • Location

    Hiroshima Station

  • Maximum Persons Allocated

    30 persons

  • Participation Fee

    Free

  • Summary of the Tour

    - Introduction of redevelopment project of Hiroshima station south exit plaza. ________ - Visiting construction site and completed facilities.

  • Tour Schedule

    ~9:45 Meet at the Hiroshima Station_____ 10:00-12:00 Visiting

TOUR #2

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Source: https://www.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/eng4/news/54601
ITS Demonstration Experiments of Tram and Bus
  • Location

    Eba Depot (Hiroshima Electric Railway)

  • Maximum Persons Allocated

    30 persons

  • Participation Fee

    Free

  • Summary of the Tour

    - Introduction of communication demonstration experiments between tram and bus. _______________________________ - Visiting tram and bus vehicles.

  • Tour Schedule

    ~9:45 Meet at the Eba tram stop____ 10:00-12:00 Visiting

TOUR #3

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Source: https://shimanami-cycle.or.jp/cycling/index-02.html
Shimanami Kaido Cycling Trail and Sightseeing
  • Location

    Onomichi and Ikuchijima Island

  • Maximum Persons Allocated

    30 persons (First-come-first-served basis. The tour will be canceled when the number of participants does not reach 30)

  • Participation Fee

    Bus travel fee

  • Summary of the Tour

    - Bike rental facility introduction. _________ - Experiencing biking, and enjoying view of Shimanami Bridges.

  • Tour Schedule

    ~9:45 Meet at Hiroshima Station_____ 10:00 Depart from Hiroshima Station_ 12:00 Arrive at Onomichi___________ 12:00-16:00 Experiencing cycling and enjoying view of Shimanami Bridges__ 16:00 Depart to Hiroshima City______ 18:00 Drop-off at Hiroshima Station