MCS 2013 will be held at Nanjing
University (Xianlin Campus), China.
in southwest Jiangsu, Nanjing lies on the southern bank of the
Yangzi River, surrounded on 3 sides by a range of hills known
as the Purple and Gold Mountain. Spanning approximately 6,500
km in area, and with more than 4.5 million
it is the region's largest city and its capital. The city's
streets lined with beautiful plane trees and a bunch of
and cultural sites, which make it one of the most popular
destinations in the region. From the 3rd to the 14th centuries
city acted as the regional capital, and in 1368, under the
Ming emperor Hongwu, Nanjing became capital of a united China.
During his reign, emperor Hongwu constructed a 130 sq km city
including a magnificent palace and massive city wall with 13
is convenient to come to Nanjing. There are direct airlines
between Nanjing and Bangkok, Frankfurt, Hong Kong, Los
Macao, Osaka, Seoul, Singapore, etc.
It is also convenient
to transfer at other cities of mainland China, such as
Shanghai, Guangzhou, etc. There are direct airlines between
Nanjing with almost all the main cities of mainland China.
is very close to Shanghai: from Shanghai Pudong airport, you can take
the shuttle bus "line 4" at the Pudong airport to the Shanghai
railway station. The trip is about 40 minutes and costs about
18RMB. Trains from Shanghai to Nanjing dispatches about every
minutes in daytime. The fastest train will take about 1.5 hour
from Shanghai to Nanjing, the slowest will take about 5 hours.
tickets are about 45-145RMB, depending on the type of the
and the rank of the seat. Better trains are named as "Gxxx"
is a number").
to Conference Venue
The workshop venue is Computer Science Building in Nanjing University
- Find the campus on Google map and Baidu map (in
- The metro station "Nanjing University XIANLIN
Campus" is close to the gate of the campus
- Print and show the following picture to taxi drivers
in order to take you to the gate of the campus
For participants living
in the New Era Hotel and Nanjing University
Xiyuan Hotel, there will be shuttle buses transferring between the
hotels and the conference venue.