Basic Information


Conference Hotel

  • Royton Hotel
  • 11 Chome Kita 1 Jonishi, Chuo, Sapporo, Hokkaido 060-0001, Japan
  • Phone +81 11-271-2711

Registration (Preliminary Schedule) 

  • Sunday: 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
  • Monday:TBD
  • Tuesday: TBD
  • Wednesday: TBD
  • Thursday: TBD


  • Monday: TBD
  • Tuesday: TBD
  • Wednesday: TBD

Lost and Found

  • Registration desk

Bus Times

  • Conference Tour: Tuesday, May 15th 11:00 AM

Speaker Ready Room - Emerald Room A

  • Sunday: TBD
  • Monday: TBD
  • Tuesday: TBD
  • Wednesday: TBD
  • Thursday: TBD

Medical Emergency

  • TBD

Organizer Contact

  • Local Organizing Committee Chair
    • Tatsuo Kuroda, MD PhD
    • Professor of Pediatric Surgery
    • School of Medicine, Keio University

Conference Consulate

  • Local Organizing Committee Chair
    • MA Convention Consulting
    • +81 -(0) 3-5275-1191
    • email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

WiFi Login

  • Instructions and Password Pending, please check back with us

Lost and Found

  • Please go to registration desk 


  • The average high temperature in Sapporo in mid May is 58-66 °F (14-19 °C) with a low of 46-52 °F (8-11 °C)

Currency - Bank Information

  • The Japanese currency is the Yen. Currency exchange services are available nearby


  • Electrical current is 100 volts AC (Alternating Current) at 50Hz. If you are traveling with an electrical appliance, it is likely you will need an adapter, converter or transformer.

Time Zone

  • Sapporo is on Japan Standard Time (JST), UTC + 9:00

Tipping and gratuity

  • Tipping or gratuity are a gift of money for a service received. Many Japanese believe that good service should be the standard and therefore, tipping is not necessary.  

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About Us

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For general information about the PAPS conference, including registration, please contact our Secretariat at:
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  Phone: +81-(0)-3-5275-1191
  MA Convention Consulting, Kojimachi Parkside Building 402, 4-7 Kojimachi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-0083 Japan
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