Accommodation and Daily Life
Accommodation facilities for the IATSS Forum
The Accommodation facilities for the IATSS Forum are located in the South Building of the Suzuka Circuit Hotel. This area is equipped with all facilities necessary for staying 55 days in Japan. It contains a Seminar Hall, computer room, cafeteria, library, recreation room, laundry, kitchen and a prayer room, the hotel also lends bicycles for individual use.
* Since this accommodation includes Wi-fi, participants can access the internet from anywhere in the building.
This is the main venue of the Forum, and where participants attend lectures, or make presentations for Group Study.
This room is equipped with 18 personal computers. Open 24 hours, this room can be used by participants at any time. This is also a place for interaction among participants by doing assignments together and answering questionnaires using the PCs.
This library has a collection of more than 1,000 books, which include many books donated by past participants and local members. This facility is also used as a place for discussions on Group Study activities.
In an open space, conference tables are also used as places for discussions or for Group Study activities.
Comfortable private rooms are provided to participants in order to make their stay here as pleasant as possible.
Participants can have lunch and dinner here daily. Enjoying a relaxing meal, participants can discuss what they learned and experienced that day. The meals are cooked by a chef from the Suzuka Circuit Hotel who's food is much loved by participants.
This is a perfect place for discussions, Group Study activities and casual meetings.
This is a large space next to the Piano Lounge. It's a perfect place for participants to have fun together, preparing for cultural exchange day, sharing discussions late at night, and playing games.
This is a space where participants can have a good time with other members. In this Japanese-style room, equipped with a TV, participants can watch programs and movies together.
This is a prayer's room for Muslim participants.
Facilities Necessary for Living
This accommodation is equipped with facilities necessary for living, such as washing machines, dryers, rental bicycles, and a kitchen.
Suzuka Circuit is a leisure facility in Suzuka City, Mie Prefecture, featuring international racing courses. This circuit is well known as the venue of the F1 Japan Grand Prix and Suzuka 8 hour Endurance Road Race. Also equipped with such facilities as an amusement park and a hotel in addition to racing courses, the Circuit forms a mobility resort.
Suzuka Circuit is located in Suzuka City, Mie Prefecture approximately 50 km (approx. 40 min. by train) south of Nagoya, Japan's third largest city.
Participants can use facilities in the Circuit Hotel for free. With a spa, a heated swimming pool on the premises, the hotel offers a relaxing environment for your holidays. *Some facilities require an extra charge.