March 21-24, 2024, Chientan Youth Activity Center, Taipei, Taiwan
The conference venue is Chientan Youth Activity Center. A route from Jiantan station to Chientan Youth Activity Center can be found by Google Map. Routes from airports and Taipei Main Station will be described in another section below.
Chientan Youth Activity Center is located on the bank of the Keelung River in the west corner of Jiantan, Taipei City. It can accommodate 1,000 people and is the most comprehensive education and training venue in Taipei.
The teaching area in Chientan Youth Activity Centen is located on the shore of Jiantan Lake, which is surrounded by green hills, and the classroom environment is quiet. The assembly area is located between the teaching area and the accommodation area, including a two- or three-storey hall corridor that can be used for gathering a large number of people and displays.
For more information, visit https://chientan.cyh.org.tw/.
Taipei Mass Rapid Transit (MRT, aka Metro Taipei) is a public transportation network in Taipei and New Taipei cities. You can reach most of places using MRT. Lines are referred using names or colors. "Bannan Line" in is in the local language, and it is also called "Blue line" using the color. Wenhu Line in is also called "Brown Line."
Most of the public transportation in Taiwan use rechargeable IC card to collect fares. There are two types: Easy Card and iPASS. They can be used for taking the MRT, buses, some train services, and even for payment at some stores.
You can find them at general convenience stores and MRT station service counters. The cost of purchasing the card is 100 NTD (New Taiwan Dollar). It can be topped up at convenience stores, MRT stations, and train stations. The minimum top-up amount at convenience stores is 100 NTD, while there is no minimum top-up requirement at MRT stations and train stations.
There are two airports in Taipei, TPE and TSA.
TPE is usually referred simply as "Taipei Airport" in most cases. Note that the location is NOT within Taipei City. You should take some transportation to get there. The following map shows the locations of TPE and Taipei Main Station:
A recommended public transportation to Taipei Main Station is Taoyuan Airport MRT. It will be a 42-min train trip:
To reach the venue, transfer to Tamsui (Red) Line at Main Station and get off at Jiantan Station.
Visit the following websites to check MRT time and ticket prices:
Other options can be found at the airport website.
TSA is another airport in Taipei city. The following MRT route map shows the locations of TSA, Taipei Main Station, and Jiantan Station:
Enter the address "No. 59號, Section 4, Zhongshan N Rd, Zhongshan District, Taipei City (Chientan Youth Activity Center)" to the navigation system, or follow the routes below:
Details can also be found at https://chientan.cyh.org.tw/?page_id=7097&lang=en.
There are many historic buildings and districts in Taipei City. Natural attractions are located in New Taipei City. You can reach most of attractions via MRT.
Here are some unique/popular attractions suitable for one- or half-day travel:
You can find restaurants for people with dietary restrictions:
There are some traveler friendly Mobile Internet Plan (eSIM):
FYI, the top three cellular services in Taiwan are the following: