A block of rooms is reserved for conference participants at the conference site, Gateaux Kingdom Sapporo, at special discount room rates of JPY8,500 for single occupancy and JPY6,000 per person for twin occupancy (i.e. JPY12,000 for a room occupied by two). Breakfast is included in this charge. The discount room rates are available only for bookings made through LAPD17 website. Participants who wish to stay at this hotel should indicate arrival and departure dates on their registration forms. If you prefer you can instead stay at a hotel in the city center, but the Local Organizing Committee will not take care of these arrangements.