The conference will take place in Nanning, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, southern China.
For more information and tips, proceed to accommodation page.
If you need an official invitation letter for visa application, please send your request to Jing Yang with the following information:
- Name, as it appears on your passport
- Mailing address
- Reason for attending ADG 2018 (PC member, author, guest)
- If you intend to stay in China longer than the conference dates (September 11 – 14, 2018), indicate the dates.
A scanned electronic copy of the invitation letter will be sent to you via e-mail. A hard copy will be sent to you by mail as well, if necessary.
Travelling to Nanning
There are several options flying to Nanning, which provide an opportunity for interesting stop-overs before or after the conference:
- Hong Kong
*There will be International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Symbolic Computation (AISC 2018) held in Beijing from September 16 to September 19, 2018. If you wish to participate in the conference, you may fly from Nanning to Beijing (about 3.5h direct flight) after ADG.
During the weekend after the conference, two excursions to the following destinations will take place:
One-day excursion to Beihai
|Beihai is famous for its beautiful silver beach. Distance between Nanning and Beihai is 220 km, which makes a 3 hours travel by coach. The visitors will see the old streets and the silver beach in Beihai. www.travelchinaguide.com|
Two-day excursion to Guilin
|Guilin is one of China's most popular tourist destinations. Distance between Nanning and Guiling is approximately 430 km, which makes a 5 hours travel by coach. The preliminary plan is the following. On the first day the visitors will travel from Nanning to Guilin and visit the Elephant Trunk Mountain in the city of Guilin. On the second day it is planned to visit Li river and Moon Mountain and travel back to Nanning. https://www.lonelyplanet.com/china/guangxi/guilin|
You may indicate an excursion along with registration to the conference.
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Approximate travel time to Nanning
|From Beijing:||3:40h direct flight|
|From Shanghai:||3:30h direct flight|
|From Hong Kong:||2:00h direct flight|
|From Macau:||1:30h direct flight|
Average temperatures in September
|Beijing:||14°C – 26°C|
|Shanghai:||20°C – 28°C|
|Hong Kong:||25°C – 31°C|
|Macau:||25°C – 30°C|
|Nanning:||24°C – 32°C|