May 11, 2020
As already announced, the 17WCEE, which was originally planned to be held during September 13th to 18th, 2020, has been postponed by approximately one year. Due to this postponement, the deadline of cancellation (May 12th, 2020), will be extended for 2 months till July 12th, 2020. Detail information regarding the cancellation and refund will be announced later.
I would deeply appreciate your continued understanding and cooperation for a successful 17WCEE.
Chair, 17WCEE Organizing Committee
Professor, The University of Tokyo
The Organizing Committee regrets to announce that the 17WCEE planned on September 13-18, 2020 at the Sendai International Center, Sendai, Japan has now been officially postponed to 2021 due to the global COVID-19 outbreak. This decision is made after discussing with IAEE and JAEE.
Changed date and venue
Date: Postponed for about a year
Venue: Sendai International Center, Sendai, Japan (remain unchanged)
We will inform you the details of reorganization through this website once it is decided, so please kindly check it accordingly.
The announcement letter from the Organizing Committee of 17WCEE is here.
Sendai is a city in the northeast of Japan and the largest city of this region.
By Airplane: From Tokyo, Narita Airport to Sendai it takes 65 minutes by plane, and there are daily two flights. It is a 17-minute train ride from Sendai airport to the city.
By Shinkansen (Bullet Train): From Tokyo station to Sendai, it takes about 65 minutes to 90 minutes by Shinkansen (Bullet Train).