General Information about the Conference Venue
National Formosa University (NFU), Huwei Township, Yunlin County, Taiwan
NFU, established in 1980, is located in Huwei(虎尾) Township of Yunlin(雲林) County. It has four colleges and nineteen departments spread out three difference campuses.
Within these three different campuses, the staff and students are easy to access to all the facilities and amenities in the proximity around them.
ICITES 2015 conference will take place at the Management Building(文理大樓) of the Third Campus(第三校區).
Free WiFi Access also available at the conference venue. Please read the message from our president about NFU.
The conference’s recommended hotel is Janfusun Prince Hotel(劍湖山王子大飯店). This hotel is located in Gukeng(古坑) towship of Yunlin(雲林) County.
It is approximately 25~30 minutes travelling distance to the conference venue. You can take a taxi to there. The cost is about NT$ 800 dollars.
The conference will also provide Univ shuttle bus between these two locations at your convenience.
The Univ Shuttle Service Information can be found here (to be announced later). If you wish to stay couple nights there, you can make your room reservation via their online booking system.
The hotel also offer special prices for the conference registered participants!!! (to be announced later)...
Attraction around the Hotel and Venue
Most tourist spots around the hotel and venue are natural scenery, national parks, amusement parks, and cultural/historical museums/attractions.
Some of them are near the hotel and the venue, some of them need more time to get and spend there.
We select and recommend some “hot spots” that may be easy for you to “pay a visit” during the conference period as in below.
If you plan to stay in Taiwan longer and want to explore more other places, please refer to some useful links about travelling information below.
Please also note that if you wish to go to a greater distance place such as Taipei(台北), Taichung(台中), or Kaohsiung(高雄)
we highly recommend you to catch a train from the THSR Chiayi station(高鐵嘉義站).
There are two options for you to get to the THSR Chiayi station(高鐵嘉義站) by either using our Univ Shuttle Service (Please refer to our Univ Shuttle Service Information) or hailing a cab.
The nominal costs for cab hailing are approximately NT$800 dollars and the travelling time is roughly 30 minutes (either from the venue to THSR Chiayi station(高鐵嘉義站), or Janfusun Prince Hotel(劍湖山王子大飯店) to THSR Chiayi station(高鐵嘉義站)). If you have any queries, please refer to the tourist information from our Tourism Bureau.