The International Symposium on the Science of Engineering Ceramics
(EnCera 2016)

Kinki Nippon Tourist (KNT), Nagaoka Branch Office will assist you in your registration and accommodation arrangements for the International Symposium on the Science of Engineering Ceramics (EnCera 2016), which will be held in Niigata-city on May 9 (Mon.) -12 (Thu.), 2016. Let us inform you of the following procedures for registration and accommodations. We will do our best to accommodate your needs, and appreciate your early entries and reservations. Thank you.

Nagaoka Branch Office Manager
Kinki Nippon Tourist, Nagaoka Branch Office

Please contact

KNT/Nagaoka Branch Office
Nagaoka-DN-Buiding 1-8-18 Kesajiro, Nagaoka-city
Niigata-pref.940-0033, Japan
TEL: +81-258-34-1112, FAX: +81-258-34-5402
(Office hours: Mon.-Fri, 9:00 AM - 5:45 PM, Office closed on: Saturday, Sunday, Holidays)


Please register and pay the registration fee in advance because the reception desk is expected to be very busy on the day of the conference.

[Pre-registration period]

Until midnight of May 5 (Thu) (Japan Standard Time [JST]) (Tentative)

[Registration fee]

Registration fee Pre Registration
(Until May 5 24:00 JST(GMT+9))
On-site Registration
(From May 6 JST(GMT+9))
Regular 30,000(JPY) 50,000(JPY)
Student 10,000(JPY) 20,000(JPY)
Banquet 6,000(JPY) 10,000(JPY)

*Registration fees are not refundable under any conditions
*The registration fee covers permission of All Technical Sessions , Conference Epitome and Coffee Breaks.
*The registration fee includes consumption TAX (8%).


We have reserved the hotel below for conference participants at a special rate. Reservations will be made on a first-come-first served basis. We appreciate your early reservation.

Period for reservations

Until midnight of 23:59:59(JST, GMT+9), May 5 (Thu)

Hotel Room Type Hotel fee
(per person)

Hotel Nikko Niigata

Single Type (JPY)11,000- Seminar Venue

Sunroute Hotel Niigata

Single Type (JPY)8,000- To Seminar Venue 20min By walk.

Niigata Toei Hotel

Single Type (JPY)7,500- To Seminar Venue 20min By walk.


*Accommodation charges include a one-night stay, tax and service charges, breakfast per person.

Procedure for entry and Registration & Accommodation

Click “Registration Site” below, and proceed to Entry.

Select and enter your personal information, registration, reception, Accommodation.

Confirm the screen, and proceed to payment.

Payment credit card only.
*Credit card payment will be charged after 2 May.

When you complete registration you will receive a notification to your specified E-mail address.
*Your ID and password will be provided. Keep them safe so that you can change/cancel your registration

To confirm, change, or cancel your registration online.


Note: Payment method of registration is limited to Credit Card only on website.


You can change/cancel your registration by using your ID and password.

After the closing day (May 5), you cannot change/cancel the content of your registration online.
You can change/cancel by E-mail after online accommodation.

Procedure after registration

Credit card(Visa, Master, JCB, Amex, Diners)
The credit card you specified will be charged after May 2. (Payment will be recorded as Kinki Nippon Tourist in the account statement of your card.)


You can change your registration through the entry page online by the closing day. If you want to change or cancel your accommodation after the closing day, please contact us by e-mail (not telephone).

Accommodation cancelation policy

Until before 2days from before 7days Before day On-day no-share
30% 40% 50% 100%

General Information

Passports and Visas

Every person entering Japan must have a valid passport. In addition, persons coming from certain countries must have a visa issued by a Japanese consulate in their country. Please be aware that in some cases, it takes more than one month to obtain a visa. For details, please inquire at your nearest Japanese Embassy or Consulate.
Useful website :

Notes on Registration

You can pay by credit card and cash on the day of registration at the venue.


The International Symposium on the Science of Engineering Ceramics (EnCera 2016) will provide you with receipts for the registration fee, and Banquet fee, lecture application fee, and Additional the proceedings on the day of the conference. KNT/Nagaoka will issue receipts for your travel and accommodation.
(We will separately inform each participant in greater detail)