March 2021


The 2020 International Symposium on Physical Design will be held at National Taiwan University in Barry Lam Hall, at Number 1, Section 4, Roosevelt Road, Da’an District, Taipei, Taiwan 10617.

It is safe to travel to Taiwan, per the US government travel summary. If there are official travel restrictions between your country and Taiwan which prevent you traveling, we will reimburse the conference registration.


The ISPD 2020 hotel is the JustSleep hotel, which is next to National Taiwan University. It is a 15 minute walk to Barry Lam Hall.

The hotel reservation rate for ISPD 2020 attendees is NT$2,900/night including a buffet breakfast, or NT$3,200 with breakfast for two. (Approximately US$95 and $US105 at the current exchange rate from NT$.) ISPD attendees can use the same rates even if they check in earlier or check out later than the specified period.


Information about the visa policy of Taiwan is available in this overview and on the Taiwanese government website.

If you need to apply for a visa, it is important that you register first. The ACM does not issue invitation letters but rather "support" letters. The letter indicates the name, dates and location of the conference. If the requesting person is an author of a paper or a presenter etc., that information will be included as well. The request should be sent to with the following information:

1. Your name as it appears on your passport.
2. Your current postal mailing address.
3. The name of the conference you plan to attend.
4. Your conference registration confirmation number.
5. If you have a conference paper accepted, specify the title and if you are the only author or a coauthor.

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