NEWS: There is still time to catch the Beer Train! Friday night (July 8th), tickets will stay on sale until June 28th (23:55) or until we reach full capacity (50 people). Get your beer train ticket here!
Social Events Sign-up form (except for the Iizuna Hiking and Walking Tour)
Deadline: June 14th
Virtual Pre-Conference Social Event (finished)
June 5, 2022 from 13:30
This casual event aims to help participants get more familiar with PanSIG and expand their network. While the first part of the event will be hosted on zoom, the main part of this event will run on a spatial app called Gather Town. In order to fully appreciate the event, we recommend joining with a desktop or laptop device as support for tablets and smartphones is still limited.
Hiking Mt. Iizuna and Walking Tour
Pre-Conference (Friday, July 8)
Early arrivals can participate in a guided hike of Mt. Iizuna (1917m) in the morning and afternoon, or enjoy a walking tour of Nagano City (60-75 minutes in the afternoon).
Nagaden Beer Train
Conference Night (Friday, July 8)
Price: 5,000 yen / 5000円
Drink menu: Local craft beer for the first drink and draft beer from the tap
Food menu: Bento (rice, inari, 4 kinds of side dishes, two kinds of fried food, an egg-based dish, and meat food)
"All aboard!" Friday night participants will be able to enjoy local foods and drinks in the Nagaden Beer Train. Join the beer train from the URL at the top.
19:30 (Departing from Nagano Dentetsu Station)
19:36 (Arriving at Hongo station for a brief stop to pick up any PanSIGgers participating in Friday night presentations at the University of Nagano)
20:14 (Arriving and staying at Obuse for a bathroom break and gift shopping)
21:21 (Arriving at Nagano Dentetsu Station)
Conference Night (Saturday, July 9)
Venue: The Saihokukan Hotel
Time: 19:00 - 21:00
Price: 6,500 yen / 6,500円
Menu: Western & Japanese, Vegetarian, and Halal will be served with all you can drink.
Togakushi Bus Tour
Conference Morning (Sunday, July 10)
8:00 am (Leaving JR Nagano with a excursion bus)
9:00 am (Arriving at Togakushi)
12:00 pm (Leaving Togakushi)
13:00 (Arriving at the University of Nagano)