Conference Logistics and Registration
The 2019 JU-VCU Conference
Situated in Wuxi city by the beautiful Taihu Lake, JU was a national key "211 Project" university and has been selected into "First-Class Discipline Project." The conference aims to be a safe space within which both well-established and early career academics can find a forum to provoke debate, stimulate discussion, offer new ideas and share their research findings. Meanwhile, it also provides platforms for dialogues between educational research and school practice.
Please complete the following registration form by Friday, October 4, 2019 in order for us to plan and confirm sessions and rooms. Registration to this conference is free.
Option I. Airport bus and taxi
- Airport bus: From Shanghai Pudong Airport to Wuxi central bus station.
Cost: 100 Yuan RMB; Time: around 3.0 hours.
- Taxi: From Wuxi central bus station to the conference hotel.
Cost: 60 Yuan RMB; Time: 30 minutes.
Total cost (bus and taxi): 160 Yuan RMB; Total time: 3.5-4.0 hours
More information: https://www.travelchinaguide.com/cityguides/shanghai/transportation/pudong-airport-bus.htm
Option II. Subway, railway and taxi
- Shanghai Subway Line No. 2: From Shanghai Pudong Airport Station to Hongqiao Railway Station (there is an "on and off" on-site transfer at the Guanglan stop).
Cost: 8 Yuan RMB; Time: 1.5 hours.
- Railway: From Hongqiao Railway Station to Wuxi Railway Station.
Cost: 60 Yuan RMB; Time: 40-50 minutes.
- Taxi: From Wuxi Railway Station to the conference hotel.
Cost: 50 Yuan RMB; Time: 20-30 minutes.
Total cost (subway, railway and taxi): 120 Yuan RMB; Total time: 3.0-3.5 hours.
More information: https://www.travelchinaguide.com/cityguides/shanghai/transportation/metro-subway-map.htm
Changguanxi Hotel , a quasi-four-star hotel authorized to accommodate international guests, was established by Jiangnan University. It is located at the west end of Gaolang Road at the northwest corner of Jiangnan University. Changguangxi Wetland Park lies across the river in front of the hotel, bringing picturesque views to hotel guests. The hotel covers an area of 4 hectares. Its five-story main building houses 155 guest rooms, and its dining rooms, which can accommodate 500 diners simultaneously, serve both Chinese and Western food. It also boasts other facilities including: a conference center, a shop, a business center, a beauty salon, a lobby bar and KTV facilities.
Front Desk Tel：+86-0510-85912777
Front Desk Fax：+86-0510-85325192
#1800, Lihu Avenue, Wuxi, Jiangsu, 214122
Contact: Ms. Yue Yin
Office Phone: 86-0510-85329280; Cell: 8613812018453
Hotel/breakfast costs: A standard room is 280 RMB (about $40USD) per night, without breakfast. Breakfast is 30 RMB (less than $5USD).