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Organized by:


I.S.I.R., Osaka University
Co-organized by:

School of Science & Technology, Kwansei Gakuin University

Faculty of Commerce, Kansai University

In Cooperation with:

The Japanese Society of Artificial Intelligence



Registration Details

| Notice | Registration Fee | Registration Form | Cancellation |


1. The registration desk can be found at the 3rd floor of the conference hotel, during the following periods:




19 May 17:00 - 19:00
20 May 8:00 - 17:00
21 May 8:00 - 17:00
22 May 8:30 - 12:00
23 May 8:30 - 16:30

2. Every student registrant must show his/her student's identification card at the registration desk.

3. The Online Registration was closed. You are not able to access your registration record online. Please contact to change, cancel your registered items or make additional requests.


Registration Fee


  Registration by 23:59 (PST)
on Sat., March 8, 2008
Registration after Sun., March 9, 2008
Regular conference registration
JPY55,000 JPY60,000
Regular conference registration
(discount rate for workshop attendee)
JPY50,000 JPY55,000
Student conference registration JPY25,000 JPY30,000
Extra Conference paper * JPY20,000/paper
Workshop (Regular) JPY25,000
for each workshop
for each workshop
Workshop (Student) JPY10,000
for each workshop
for each workshop
Extra workshop paper * JPY12,000/paper
Extra Banquet ticket JPY8,500/person
Extra Reception ticket JPY2,200/person
Extra excursion ticket JPY5,500/person
Extra Proceedings JPY12,000/copy
Extra Conference pages charge JPY12,000/page (max. 2 pages/paper)
Extra Workshop Working notes JPY1,500/copy
Tutorial notes JPY1,500/copy

* Additional registration fee for an author having more than one accepted conference paper
* Additional registration fee for an author having more than one accepted workshop paper


  • Neither Regular conference registration fee nor Student conference registration fee covers tutorial notes.
  • Every student registrant must show his/her student's identification card at the registration desk.
  • Every conference/workshop paper requires at least one regular conference/workshop registration. In the case that one author has multiple conference/workshop papers, the author has to pay JPY 20,000 for an extra conference paper and JPY 12,000 for an extra workshop paper, as well as one regular registration is required.
  • Registration for conference papers should be done by Jan. 27. Registration for workshop papers should be done by Mar. 8. If the registration for a conference/workshop paper has not been done by its deadline, the acceptance of the paper will be canceled. 

Registration Form

The advance registration can be made with the form downloadable from the following site by SUNDAY, MAY 11, 2008.

PAKDD 2008 Registration Site

Please type or print the form in block letters and send it by e-mail ( or fax (+81-6-6202-7921).


  • New registrants on/after May 12 will not be processed and they will be advised to register on site.

  • If you make a Regular conference registration together with workshop(s), choose "Regular conference registration (discount rate for workshop attendee) and workshop(s) you wish to attend so that you will get JPY5,000 reduction from the total due.

  • Regular conference registration and Student conference registration include the access to tutorials but NOT tutorial notes. If you need the tutorial notes, please choose the notes on the form.


In the event of canceling registrations, written notice should be sent to PAKDD 2008 Desk, Kinki Nippon Tourist Co., Ltd. (KNT) via fax or e-mail.
If cancellation notice is received by 23:59 (PST) on Tuesday, April 28, 2008, registration fee will be refunded after deducting bank charge and commission. Author registrations for conference/workshop papers can NOT be canceled. After Tuesday, April 28, 2008 (PST), the registration fee is not refundable in any case.

PAKDD 2008 Desk
Kinki Nippon Tourist Co., Ltd. (KNT), Event & Convention, Kansai

2-4-10, Imabashi, Chuo-ku, Osaka 541-0042, Japan
Phone: +81-6-6202-0224
Fax: +81-6-6202-7921