The 14th International DSM Conference will be held in Kyoto - one of Japan's most historical and beautiful cities - from September 13-14, 2012. The conference will take place at the Kyoto International Conference Center (ICC Kyoto), which is located in northern part of Kyoto city.
The venue is approximately 20 minutes from Kyoto station by Kyoto municipal subway.
Please also check the directions below for information on transfer from airports to the city.

More information on the venue will be available soon.


We have arranged special rates at several hotels near the conference venue.
The travel agent JTB Kyoto Office handles room bookings for each of the hotels below. Please, book a stay in any of these hotels by completing the accommodation form provided under the link below.
Please note that the offer expires on August 22, 2012.

  • Grand Prince Hotel Kyoto
  • Kyoto Hotel Okura
  • Hotel Monterey Kyoto
  • Mitsui Garden Hotel Kyoto Shijyo
  • Hearton Hotel Kyoto

Accommodation form

Please note that neither iSiD nor the DSM Community is responsible for any bookings or reservations of accommodations and tours!

Additionally, an accommodation is available at the conference venue - "The LODGE at ICC Kyoto”.
To book a room in The LODGE send an e-mail request to the hotel, as indicated in the middle section of the website below:




The following map indicates the location of the conference venue and hotels as well as information on travelling to Kyoto.