Apr 16 – 20, 2018
Kobe University Convention Centre / Kobe International Conference Center
Asia/Tokyo timezone


There are two hotels nearby the conference site in the port island area:

Portpia Hotel : in front of the parallel session site

Ariston Hotel Kobe : 2 minutes walk to the parallel session site

Many hotels are also available in the city centre of Kobe (Sannomiya area).

Booking service by Kinki Nippon Tourist (KNT) travel agency

Certain number of rooms are pre-booked for the participants for DIS2018, both in the Port Island and Sannomiya/Motomachi areas.

For booking, please choose the hotels listed below on the payment page during the registration process. The KNT will send you the confirmation email with your hotel reservation after the payment. One night deposit for hotel application will be charged with registration fee. The payment for rest of the hotel fee is made when you check-out the hotel.

The pre-booked hotels:

  • Portopia Hotel - Single Room with breakfast: JPY16,740/night.
  • Portopia Hotel - Twin Room/one person use with breakfast: JPY18,900/night.
  • Portopia Hotel - Twin Room/two persons use with breakfast: JPY22,680/night.
  • Ariston Hotel Kobe - Twin Room/one person use with breakfast: JPY11,500/night.
  • Ariston Hotel Kobe - Twin Room/two persons use with breakfast: JPY18,000/night.
  • Hotel Pearl City - Single Room  with breakfast: JPY12,420/night.
  • Daiwa Roynet Hotel Kobe - Single Room  with breakfast: JPY11,900/night.
  • Hotel Sunroute Sopra Kobe - Single Room  with breakfast: JPY11,880/night.
  • Kobe Sannomiya Union Hotel - Single Room  with breakfast: JPY9,730/night.
  • Green Hill Hotel Kobe - Single Room with breakfast: JPY7,500/night.
  • Smile Hotel Kobemotomachi - Single Room with breakfast: JPY6800/night.

Other reservation method

You can reserve your hotels individually from official site of the hotel, or reservation site (e.g. Booking.com). You can also see the hotel list on the tourist page for Kobe.