The International Research Working Group of Nonlinear Analysis and Convex Analysis

Conference Venue: Future University Hakodate

NACA-ICOTA 2019 will be held in Future University Hakodate (FUN). The campus is located in the north of Hakodate city. The campus and the downtown of Hakodate City will be connected by conference shuttle. There are also public buses (Hakodate Bus) from Hakodate Airport to Hakodate Station (20 minutes), from Hakodate Station to the campus (45 minutes), and from Goryokaku to the campus (25 minutes).

Directions to Future University Hakodate

About Hakodate City

Hakodate is the third largest city in Hokkaido, which is the second largest and northernmost of Japan's four main islands. Hakodate is best known for the spectacular views to be enjoyed from Mt. Hakodate and its delicious fresh seafood. Its weather is nice in summer: It does not get as hot and humid as in the other parts of the country. For more information, please read Hakodate Official Travel Guide.

Directions to Hakodate City

Non-Stop Flights from Overseas to Hakodate Airport

Direct flights from Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (TPE), Taipei, Taiwan are operated by Eva Airways (EVA), All Nippon Airways (ANA), Tigerair (TTW), Thai Airways International (THA), and Air New Zealand (ANZ). It takes approximately 3 hours.

Arriving from Major Cities in Japan

Discount Rail Passes

Rail passes, which covers almost train fares above, are available for foreign travellers. To purchase them, some procedures may be required in advance before coming Japan. For more details, please visit each website:

Directions to Downtown from Hakodate Airport

Hakodate Teisan Bus runs every 20 minutes, and it usually takes 20 minutes. Bus fare to Hakodate Station is 450 JPY.


The neighborhoods of Hakodate Station and Goryokaku offer a high density of hotels. There are also many hotels in Bay Area although Hakodate Station and Goryokaku Areas have easier access to the venue than Bay Area basically (see above). Some reasonable and convenient hotels in these area are listed below. (This list is just an example and hence incomplete—there might be more nice hotels. Thus, it will be occasionally updated as necessary.) Participants are kindly requested to make their own hotel reservations via travel booking websites. For more information, please contact us by email to

Hakodate Station Area

Goryokaku Area

Bay Area

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