IPS2008 will be held at Nara Prefectural New Public Hall in Nara, the ancient capital of Japan in 8th century.
Access to Nara
Kansai International Airport (http://www.kansai-airport.or.jp/en/index.asp)
Nara Prefectural New Public Hall
Nara Prefectural New Public Hall was constructed in 1987 in commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the establishment of Nara Prefecture. It is located in the center of Nara National Park, which is famous for its beauty and 1,200 tame deer.
The Hall has an impressive Noh theatre, which can be easily converted into a multi-purpose auditorium, conference rooms with simultaneous interpretation equipments for up to four languages, a reception hall and a spacious garden.