Events & Tours

Ensure your conference experience is especially memorable by attending the Welcome Reception and Conference Dinner.
Tickets for the Conference Dinner can be bought on the online store during the registration process. Please visit the Registration page for more details.



Welcome Reception – FREE

The Public Red Welcome Reception

The Public Red Akasaka

Join fellow delegates for a drink or two at the ACSS Welcome Reception. This event provides a great opportunity for delegates to network and get to know each other. All registered presenters and audience members are welcome to attend. Admission is included in the conference registration fee.

The event will be held at the The Public Red Akasaka, Tokyo. The Public Red Akasaka is a short ten minute walk from the conference venue.

Important Information
Time & Date: Thursday, May 23, 2024, 17:30-19:30
Location: The Public Red Akasaka, Tokyo
Ticket Price: No admission fee
**Please note that the Welcome Reception is only available for registered conference delegates and audience members**
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The Public Red Akasaka, Tokyo, is a sleek spot known for its excellent cuisine and stylish setting. Located in the bustling Akasaka area, this venue is a favourite among locals and visitors for sophisticated drink menu, featuring innovative cocktails made with premium ingredients, and its inviting atmosphere. It’s an ideal choice for those looking to unwind after work, kickstart a night out in Tokyo, or mingle with other conference delegates in the vibrant heart of the city.


Location

Akasaka 3-11−8 1F, Minato Ku, Tokyo


The Public Red Welcome Reception
The Public Red Welcome Reception





Conference Dinner

Conference Dinner at Shunju, Tokyo

Shunju Tameikesanno, Tokyo

We are thrilled to announce that the ACSS2024 conference dinner will once again be held at Shunju Tameikesanno in Tokyo. Celebrated for its blend of traditional and contemporary Japanese cuisine, this restaurant offers an experience where classic flavours meet modern culinary techniques. Join us for an evening of refined dining in Tokyo's cosmopolitan Midtown.

Important Information
Time & Date: Friday, May 24, 2024, 19:00-21:00
Availability: 50 persons
Ticket Price: 12000 JPY
**Please note that the Conference Dinner is only available for registered conference delegates and audience members**
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A Taste of Modern Japan at Shunju Tameikesanno

Conference Dinner at Shunju, Tokyo

Conference Dinner at Shunju, Tokyo

Conference Dinner at Shunju, Tokyo

Shunju Tameikesanno in Tokyo offers a culinary experience that artfully combines traditional Japanese flavours with contemporary touches. Set in Tokyo’s Midtown, the restaurant provides a serene escape, balancing modern sophistication with the warmth of Japanese hospitality. The cuisine, curated by skilled chefs, highlights seasonal ingredients and showcases Japan’s rich culinary heritage with a modern twist on Japanese flavours. Each dish is crafted to offer a taste of both the familiar and the innovative, making dining here a memorable journey through Japan’s diverse flavours in an elegant space elevated amidst Tokyo’s bustling government district.


Location

Sanno Park Tower 27F, Nagatachō 2-11−1, Chiyoda Ku, Tokyo


Menu

Please note that the seasonal menu is subject to change.

Starter

  • Two kinds of seasonal appetisers
  • Fresh fish carpaccio with organic vegetables
  • Main Courses

  • Charcoal-grilled Iberian pork and vegetables
  • Chef’s seafood selection
  • Dessert

  • Dessert of the day
  • Drinks

  • Paired with each course
  • A vegetarian meal is available, please make your selection on the store page.


    Conference Dinner at Shunju Tameikesanno, Tokyo

    Conference Dinner at Shunju Tameikesanno, Tokyo

    Conference Dinner at Shunju Tameikesanno, Tokyo

    Conference Dinner at Shunju Tameikesanno, Tokyo

    Conference Dinner at Shunju Tameikesanno, Tokyo

    Conference Dinner at Shunju Tameikesanno, Tokyo


    Tickets

    The Conference Dinner at Shunju Tameikesanno is priced at 12000 JPY per person, with a limited capacity of 50 guests. Your ticket grants you access to the three-course meal at Shunju Tameike Sanno, inclusive of all the listed food and beverages (both non-alcoholic and alcoholic options).


    Cultural Event

    Kimono Dressing Workshop Satoko Yamada

    Kimono Dressing Demonstration

    Delegates attending ACSS2024 are invited to a special session focusing on the art of kimono dressing, featuring live demonstrations by kimono teacher Satoko Yamada. This interactive session will guide attendees through the precise process of dressing in a kimono, using live models to illustrate each step. Yamada-sensei will provide explanations on the techniques used, as well as the cultural rationale and traditions behind these practices. This live session promises to be both educational and engaging, offering insights into the rich cultural heritage of Japan.

    Important Information
    Time & Date: Saturday, May 25, 2024, 18:25-19:10
    Location: Toshi Center Hotel, Room 701
    Ticket Price: FREE to attend
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    About Kimono Teacher Satoko Yamada

    Kimono Instructor Satoko Yamada

    Satoko Yamada is a Kimono Teacher with over ten years of experience, specialising in the traditional art of kimono dressing. Based in Nagoya, Japan, she has dedicated her career to preserving and sharing this intricate aspect of Japanese culture. Satoko has studied with eight kimono experts and has obtained a diploma from Higher Normal Kimono School. She is known for teaching the importance of grace and manners when wearing a kimono. “The beauty of a kimono alone does not define a person’s beauty; it is their conduct that truly matters”. Satoko aims to inspire appreciation and understanding of the kimono, making this traditional art form accessible to a wider audience.


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