ICIS2017 The 5th Annual Meeting of the International Cytokine and Interferon Society


About Kanazawa

Kanazawa is a leading tourist city where 8 million tourists visit every year. It was a great castle town ruled by an influential leader from the 17th century to the second half of the 19th century. Kanazawa has not suffered from any war devastation or big natural disasters. Thus, Kanazawa has maintained rows of historical houses and various traditional handicrafts and traditional performing arts.

Access to Kanazawa

Komatsu Airport is the nearest airport to Kanazawa. It is the largest airport in the Hokuriku region and serves both domestic and international flights. It takes about 40mins by bus to the center of Kanazawa from Komatsu Airport.

⇒ From Tokyo to Kanazawa (Airplane, JR East and JR West, Bus)

⇒ From Osaka (JR West)

⇒ From Kyoto (JR West)



Ishikawa Ongakudō is a concert hall located in front of Kanazawa station. It opened in 2001 and has two principal performances spaces for traditional Japanese music, kabuki, and bunraku, and has flavor of Japanese style overall.



Located in front of Kanazawa station, itself the center of tourism in the city, the ANA Crowne Plaza Kanazawa stands as a major landmark welcoming its guests to its sophisticated 249 guest rooms and wide variety of restaurants and bars.
Hospitality global hotel brand “Crown Plaza” offers, ANA hotel dependability, and Kanazawa atmosphere help you create wonderful memories during your stay.