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The 2018 World Congress will be held at the International Conference Center in Hiroshima (ICCH).

The ICCH opened in 1989 and lies within Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park. This central venue is easily accessible by bus, streetcar, taxi or just walk there if you're staying nearby!

We are very excited to be holding our World Congress at this wonderful venue which we believe will offer delegates a great congress experience. The ICCH's location within the Peace Memorial Park means delegates can take time to explore the park after a day listening to presentations, or go for a walk during a lunch break to take advantage of the peace and quiet if you want some time out.

For more information about the ICCH, you can view their website at


Post Congress Workshop venues Tuesday 17th July 2018

The Cluttering workshop will be held at the Satellite Campus of the Prefectural University of Hiroshima. This venue is a short walk away from the ICCH and on the morning of Tuesday 17th July we anticipate that delegates will meet outside the ICCH to walk together to the Cluttering workshop.


The Solution Focused Brief Therapy workshop will be held at Hiroshima International Youth House. The International Youth House is only 5 minutes walk from the ICCH and again, the Congress Organising Team will arrange to walk together to the venue on the day of the workshop.


The IFA implemented Japanese translations of some pages on the site for the 2018 Joint World Congress. Choosing Japanese below to see these translations.

Not all pages are translated, but you can use Google translate to see a machine translation using the switch below

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