General Information

October 27th-28th, 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.

Access and Accommodation

Access

The conference will be held at the International Research Building in National Sun Yat-sen University (NSYSU), the western Kaohsiung. All of the conference sessions will take place in International Research Building during the 2 day period of time.



Airline

The conference will be held at Kaohsiung city, the southern of Taiwan. There are 2 ways you can get to Kaohsiung by air.

  1. Arrive at Kaohsiung International Airport (KHH), Taiwan’s second largest international airport, is the main airport in southern Taiwan 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 ride.
By Car or Taxi
  • From Kaohsiung International Airport, approximately 25~30 minutes.
  • From Kaohsiung Train Station, approximately 15~20 minutes.

        Road map: Freeway No.1 → Jhong Jheng (Chung Cheng) Interchange →Jhong Jheng (Chung Cheng) Road → Connect to Da Gong Rd. → Left turn on Ci Sian (Chi Hsien) 3rd Rd. → Right turn on Ling Hai 1st Rd. → Connect to Lian Hai Rd. → National Sun Yat-sen University Campus.

By Taiwan High Speed Rail (THSR)
By KMRT (Subway)
  • From Kaohsiung Train Station: Take the Red line direction Xiaogamg(小港) and at R10 Formosa transfer Orange line direction Sizihwan, get off at O1 Sizihwan(西子灣)Exit 2. Then, take bus Orang No.1 and get off at the NSYSU University stop, the last stop (Administrative building).
  • From Kaohsiung International Airport : Take the Red line direction Gangshan South (南岡山) and at R10 Formosa transfer Orange line direction Sizihwan, get off at O1 Sizihwan(西子灣)Exit 2. Then, take bus Orang No.1 and get off at the NSYSU University stop, the last stop (Administrative building).
  • From High Speed Rail(Zuoying station): Take the Red line direction Xiaogamg(小港) and at R10 Formosa transfer Orange line direction Sizihwan, get off at O1 Sizihwan(西子灣)Exit 2. Then, take bus Orang No.1 and get off at the NSYSU University stop, the last stop (Administrative building).
  • KMRT Timetable
By Bus
  • From Kaohsiung Train Station: 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




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