Prepare your trip

About Hawaii


Hawaii’s Big Island is winter season in Dec. The temperatures typically range in the low-70s degrees F (20s degrees C) to mid-80s (30s degrees C). Gentle trade winds keep things comfortable, so any time of year is a good time to visit Hawaii’s Big Island.


USA operates on 110 volts (110-240) for electrical appliances. The frequency is 60 Hz in USA.

Tips about Money

Hawaii’s currency is the US dollar. Traveler’s checks are not necessary since credit cards are widely accepted. Please do not forget to bring some money in USD by cash or credit card for your meals during the forum.


U.S. standards apply: 15-20% on meals, at least $1 per bag for porters and at least $1 per night for housekeeping.


The forum organizer cannot accept responsibility for accidents that may occur during a participant’s stay in Hawaii. Participants are therefore encouraged to obtain travel insurances (medical, personal accident, and luggage) in their home countries prior to departure.


You may access the internet with PASSCODE during the forum. Please find the information at the registration office.