Venue & Conference Theme

October 27th-29th, 2017

International Building at National Sun Yat-sen University,

No. 70, Lienhai Rd., Kaohsiung 80424 Taiwan, R.O.C.

Conference Theme and Topics

The conference theme “Gender and Technology Policy & Gendered Innovations" includes, and is not limited to, the following topics:

  1. Gender equality policy for the S&T fields in education, academia, and more
  2. Implementation of projects or measures to promote institutional changes or culture shifts in a specific community or profession
  3. The process and results of integrating methods and knowledge from gender studies into S&T knowledge production and innovation
  4. Other topics related to gender and S&T 

Venue

International Building at National Sun Yat-sen University,

No. 70, Lienhai Rd., Kaohsiung 80424 Taiwan, R.O.C.

Transportation and Accommodation

Venue

International Building at National Sun Yat-sen University, No. 70, Lienhai Rd., Kaohsiung 80424 Taiwan, R.O.C.

The conference will be held at the International Building in National Sun Yat-sen University (NSYSU), western Kaohsiung. All conference sessions will take place in International Building during all the 3 days (27th-29th October).

Access



Airline

The conference will be held at Kaohsiung city, a southern city in Taiwan. There are 2 ways you can get to Kaohsiung.

  1. Arrive at Kaohsiung International Airport (KHH), Taiwan’s second largest international airport with international links.The nearest big hub is Hong Kong (HKG).
  2. Arrive at Taipei International Airport (TPE), then take a High Speed Rail to arrive in Kaohsiung (Zuoying Station), about 1:30 minutes ride.
From Kaohsiung International Airport
  • By car or taxi: travel time: about 20 minutes ride; fare: about NTD 200-250.
  • By KMRT: Take the Red line direction Gangshan South (南岡山) and at R10 Formosa Boulevard Station transfer to Orange line direction Sizihwan, get off at O1 Sizihwan(西子灣) Station Exit 2. Then, take bus Orang No.1 and get off at the NSYSU University stop, the last stop (Administrative building). →KMRT Timetable, Bus Orange1 Timetable
By Taiwan High Speed Rail (HSR)
  • Take Taiwan High Speed Rail (HSR) from Taipei Main Station or Taoyuan Station to HSR Zuoying Station (travel time: about 1.5-2 hrs/ fare: about TWD 1300-1500).→HSR Timetable, HSR Official website
  • By car or taxi: travel time: about 30 minutes ride; fare: about NTD 250-300.
  • By KMRT: Take the Red line direction Xiaogamg(小港) and at R10 Formosa Boulevard Station transfer to Orange line direction Sizihwan, get off at O1 Sizihwan(西子灣) Station Exit 2. Then, take bus Orange1 and get off at the NSYSU University stop, the last stop (Administrative building). →KMRT Timetable, Bus Orange1 Timetable
By Train
  • Get off at Kaohsiung Train Station then take KMRT or Bus or Taxi to NSYSU.
  • By Car or Taxi: travel time: about 30 minutes ride; fare: about NTD 250-300.
  • By KMRT: Take the Red line direction Gangshan South (南岡山) and at R10 Formosa Boulevard Station transfer to Orange line direction Sizihwan, get off at O1 Sizihwan(西子灣) Station Exit 2. Then, take bus Orang No.1 and get off at the NSYSU University stop, the last stop (Administrative building). →KMRT Timetable, Bus Orange1 Timetable
  • By Bus: Take the No. 99 or the No. 248 bus from Kaohsiung Train Station and get off at the NSYSU University stop in front of the tunnel.→Kaohsiung Bus Timetable
By KMRT (Subway)
  • Get off at O1 Sizihwan(西子灣) Station Exit 2. Then, take bus Orange1 and get off at the NSYSU University stop, the last stop (Administrative building). →KMRT Timetable, Bus Orange1 Timetable

Accommodation



No.

Hotel

No.

Hotel

1

West Bay Beach Club

8

Kingship Hotel

2

Uni Resort His-tzu-wan*

9

City Suites Kaohsiung Chenai

3

Watermark Hotel

10

City Suites Kaohsiung Pier2

4

Hotel YAM

11

Chateau de Chine Hotel Kaohsiung

5

3080s Apartment

12

Hotel Kingdom

6

Huahou Hotel

13

Fullon Hotel Kaohsiung

7

Wenpin Hotel

14

Han-Hsien International Hotel**

*To get the special prices, please reserve by Email (counter7002@tonho.com.tw) and mention about "2017 International Conference of Gender in Science & Technology"

**To get the special prices, please fill in the reservation form and mail to rv@hanhsien.com.tw

 





Travel and Tour

Kaohsiung is a harbor city located in southern Taiwan, where the weather is nice and typically subtropical. Kaohsiung is a prosperous Taiwan City enriched by beautiful natural sceneries, splendid shopping districts, precious cultural and historical relics. You may wish to arrive early or extend your stay in Kaohsiung. You can find more information at Kaohsiung Travel and Travel in Taiwan .

EcoMobility World Festival 2017

Kaohsiung City will host the 3rd EcoMobility World Festival in October 2017. The Festival will enable the city to free valuable urban space from car traffic by opening the streets of the Hamasen neighbourhood (next to the conference venue) in Kaohsiung exclusively for ecomobile modes of transport such as walking, cycling, public transport, shared vehicles and light electric vehicles. Visit official website