March 12-15, 2024
National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan

Travel

The 2024 International Symposium on Physical Design will be held at National Taiwan University in Taipei, Taiwan.

It is safe to travel to Taiwan, per the US government travel summary.

Visa

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 supportletters@acm.org 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.

Entry Permit

If you will attend ISPD 2024 and enter Taiwan with a Chinese passport, it is necessary to apply for an Entry Permit. The application process becomes complicated nowadays and may take over 2 months. Please start the process as soon as possible.

  • Nov 13, 2023: Complete the Google form for collecting the list of applicants
  • Nov 27, 2023: Send the required application documents (email to: vickieliu@ntu.edu.tw; susanmou@ntu.edu.tw). Detailed application guidelines are available at the ISPD 2024 Entry Permit Application page.

COVID-19 Prevention Guidelines

Masks should be worn in health care facilities and ambulances.

According to the latest epidemic prevention guidelines issued by the Ministry of Education, individuals with mild or no symptoms should not enter the campus from Day 0 to Day 5. The self-health management period can be ended earlier if tested negative for COVID-19.

Airport Transportation

Railway station signs are in both the English alphabet and Chinese characters.

A. From Taoyuan International Airport to MRT Gongguan Station

  • Taxi: NT$800~1300, ~50 min
  • Mass transportation: NT$150 (Taoyuan Airport MRT, from Airport Terminal to Taipei Main Station) + NT$25 (Taipei Metro, from Beimen to Gongguan), ~70 min (Google Map)

B. From Songshan Airport to MRT Gongguan Station

  • Taxi: NT$300~400, ~20 min
  • Mass transportation: NT$30, 30~40 min (Google Map)

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