Everything speakers should know in WordCamp Tokyo 2017

  1. Bookmark this page, please.

Please inform us when you come and where you stay in the city.


If you make any changes to your “final” slides you sent to us, you MUST tell us/translators. Even if it is a small change.

Please also send us the file (preferably PDF), so it can be printed out for the translators.


It’s a two days conference; the first day is a session day and the second day is a contributors’ day.

Day one: Session day

  • Saturday 16th, Sept.
  • Doors open at 09:30. Please be at the room Room K at this time to have a meeting with the translators.
  • The after party starts at 18:00 at the same venue.
  • Purchase the ticket here, use this coupon, wct2017-free to make it free for speakers.

Day two: Contributor Day

  • Sunday 17th, Sept.
  • Doors open at 09:30.
  • Bring your laptop and WordPress.org account 😀
  • Get the ticket for free.

Check-in Process

At the check-in desk, please show the page linked from the email titled “WordCamp Tokyo 2017のチケット”. If you don’t have a mobile device, please show a printed version of that page or tell your email address to the receptionist. Or, just tell us you are a speaker.


Belle Salle Shinjuku Grand 5th Floor Conference Center
Nishishinjuku 8-17-1, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
Sumitomo Fudosan Shinjuku Grand Tower
ZIP: 160-6105

東京都新宿区西新宿8-17-1 住友不動産新宿グランドタワー 5F

There are three different Bell Salles in Shinjuku. Don’t tell your taxi driver just “Belle Salle”


Google Map URL: https://goo.gl/maps/EVqG7NMemmp

Getting there by trains and subways

  • Shinjuku station. 15 minutes walk from the east exit.
  • Nishi Shinjuku station. 3 minutes walk from exit no.1.
  • Tochomae station. 7 minutes walk from exit E4.
  • Shinjuku Nishiguchi station. 11 minutes from exit D4.

Notes on the venue

  • Food and beverages are allowed except in the lobby and hallway (including during the after party). You can bring in outside food/drink as well.
  • There are a general lounge (free drink & power station), a family lounge (for anyone with children under 12 years old), a nursing room, two smoking rooms, and two vending machine rooms.
  • We have a Wi-Fi network for attendees but please note we may need to limit the usage to provide stable service.


Speaker dinner, Friday, 15th 20:00

  • Speakers, staffs, and mentors dinner.
  • Address: 44th Floor, Nishishinjuku 6-5-1, Shinjukuku, Tokyo
  • Menu is pre-picked and mainly seafood dishes. Let us know if you any have special needs.
  • Invite your friends, without the coupon.
  • Google Map: https://www.google.co.jp/maps?q=35.69107547,139.702041625977
  • RSVP here.
    • Password to view the page: WCT2017-0915-EVE
    • Coupon code to make this free for speakers: wct2017evedinner

Day one After-party, Saturday 16th, 18:00

This will happen at the same venue as the conference. You need to have an additional ticket. You can buy here if you haven’t bought one.

Day two After-party, Sunday 17th, 18:00

Questions? Ask me on twitter@shinichin, or just call me 090-9303-0294.

See you!