Temporary childcare service is available for symposium attendees at a nearby childcare facility jointly operated by RIKEN and other companies. Please contact secretariat by the deadline if you intend to use the service.

Time Available

8:15 to 18:00 (Extended childcare available until 20:00)
*In principle, please use the nursery only during the symposium hours.

Please come for a parent-child interview at least 30 minutes before the actual childcare begins. Please bring the enrollment sheet (sent after the application is accepted) to the interview.


Monday, February 5, 2024

Capacity and Fees

Age 0 (Up to 2 children): 230 yen/30 minutes
Age 1 & 2 (Up to 2 children): 220 yen/30 minutes
Age 3- (Up to 5 children): 170 yen/30 minutes

*Please note that we may not be able to accept children when the capacity is reached.
*Payment must be made in cash in Japanese yen when you pick up your child. Please prepare exact amount with no change.
*If the time is extended, extended time will also be charged.

Request to Parents

- Please check your child's temperature and his/her health at home and or hotel.
- Disinfect your hands with hand sanitizers at the entrance.
- You may be asked to wait before entering the facility to prevent crowding.
- Please refrain from using the nursery if your child's temperature is over 37.5°C, if your child's temperature is approximately 1°C higher than usual, or if you notice cold-like symptoms such as coughing, sore throat, or other symptoms that are different from normal.

Management Company

Child Heart Co., Ltd


There will be at least 1 staff member on duty when necessary, who will be able to communicate in English with parents/guardians regarding childcare issues.