iiid study tour 2013

IIID Study Tour to Japan, October 13 -19, 2013

For the first time IIID will offer a study tour, for its members, associates and friends. We will visit Japan, where we will focus on Public Transport Design, Travel Style and Passengers Experience. Together with a seminar on October-15, in cooperation of IIID with the Japanese Sign Design Association.

Begin in Tokyo: go by metro, bus and taxi and discover Tokyo´s places of interest and visit the brand new Tokyo Sky Tree. Be guest of the JR East Frontier Service Research Laboratory and exchange ideas and expertise with local professionals at the seminar, organized by the Japanese Sign Design Association. After heading to Kyoto by Shinkansen the 9-hours capsule hotel will welcome us to stay, before the route leads the next day to Osaka to have a details observation of the transport system. The way back to Tokyo is a unique experience by overnight-bus and ends with a guided tour at the Haneda Airport.

Optional post-trip extension will be offered to Naoshima best known for the Benesse House complex and Chichu Art Museum in the Inner Sea of Japan.



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