Conference Info

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  • About Tainan



November 7th-9th, 2017 (Tuesday-Thursday)



National Cheng Kung University (NCKU)


Location: Y. S. Sun Green Building Research Center (The Magic School of Green Technologies)

Address: No.1, University Road, Tainan City 701, Taiwan (R.O.C.)   









The PNC 2017 Online Registration is OPEN NOW! Please find more information on registration page.



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    Social Events

    Opening Ceremony

    Date:     November 7th, 09:00-09:30
    Venue:   Chung Hwa Hall, The Magic School of Green Technologies, National Cheng Kung University


    NCKU Campus Tour

    1.    The Magic School of Green Technologies Tour

          Date:  November 7th, 13:40-14:10

    2.    NCKU Heritage Tour

          Date:  November 9th, 13:10-13:40
    Gathering Spot: 1F Lobby of the Magic School of Green Technologies.

    ( On-site reservation is available)



    Date: November 8th, 13:30-18:30
    Gathering spot: 1F Lobby of the Magic School of Green Technologies

    Optional cultural tour to the following attractions: Chihkanlou, Anping Fort, and Tree House

    (By reservation on registration system only. On-site reservation is not available)


    Closing and Poster Competition Awarding Ceremony

    Date:      November 9th, 17:30~18:00
    Venue:    Chung Hwa Hall, The Magic School of Green Technologies, National Cheng Kung University


    Date:      November 9th, 18:30~
    Venue:    3F Cheng Kung Function Room, Shangri-La's Far Eastern Plaza Hotel, Tainan

    Fee:       USD 50

    *Tickets can be puchase via registration system or on-site.








    “English” is the official language in this conference.






        National Cheng Kung Univeristy





        Pacific Neighborhood Consortium




    PNC   Academia Sinica, Taiwan


      Ministry of Education, Taiwan


     Electronic Cultural Altas Initiative (ECAI)



     Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan






    About Tainan


    Tainan is the oldest city in Taiwan. With its time-honor 300-year history, the city is well woven into the fabric of rich culture and interesting anecdotes. Details hidden inside the corners of streets, they yield the footprints left behind by ancestors as well as those precious, little stories being passed down generation by generation.
    There are also many important heritage sites in Tainan. Due to traditional architectures and the surroundings around being revived and renovated, local art, industrial activities, and sightseeing are hence enhanced accordingly. Historic streets and old houses, on the other hand, are life reflection of all different eras, carrying and preserving memories and spaces of ordinaries Taiwanese people.


    For more information about Tainan, Please refers to the Tourism Bureau of Tainan City Government.


    ● Climate


    The climate is tropical in Tainan City. In winter, there is much less rainfall in Tainan City than in summer. In Tainan City, the average annual temperature is 23.9 °C. The rainfall here averages 1823 mm.


    ● Currency


    The unit of currency is the New Taiwan Dollar (NT$).
    NT$ has five denominations in paper money, which comes in NT$2000, NT$1000, NT$500, NT$200, and NT$100.
    Coins come in NT$50, NT$20, NT$10, NT$5 and NT$1 denominations.

    Foreign currencies can be exchanged at government-designated banks and hotels. Please save the receipts given.


    ● Electricity


    Taiwan uses electric current of 110 volts at 60 cycles.

    ● Visa Information


    Tourist visas for the Taiwan can be obtained from Taiwan (ROC) embassies, consulates, or designated representative offices in foreign countries. Citizens of the following countries (please refer to the Visa-Exempt Entry link) are allowed visa-free entry to Taiwan at any of its major international ports and harbors. Please also refer to the following VISA information: 



    ● Useful Links


    Tourism Bureau of Tainan City Government


    Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport


    Kaohsiung International Airport