The Sigdial 2012 Conference will take place at the Seoul National University Cultural Center Assambly Hall ( C ). (the building NO. 73 in the guide map, guide map(small size))
Address : Cultural Center(Bldg #73) Assambly Hall, 1 Gwanak-ro, Gwanak-gu, Seoul 151-742

* A floor plan of the space where the conference will be, with the important rooms (room for oral presentations, demo and poster rooms, bathrooms, coffee areas) marked.
Floor plan of Culture Center

* Venue: Culture Center (Building 73) of Seoul National University
* Room for oral presentations: Assembly Hall
* Room for Posters and demos: Lobby
* Coffee area: Lobby
* Banquet: Auditorium (101), Engineer House (Building 310)

How to get to the banquet place: Auditorium (101), Engineer House

Take Bus #5513 at the bus stop #4 (Administration Building Entrance) and Take off at the bus stop #9 (Engineering Building)

Area map

* A map of the area, with the conference hotels and the conference building marked (see the NAACL conference handbook for examples)



From the Airport

* Limousine Bus
Limousine bus is a convenient and inexpensive way to get to SNU Gwanak Campus from Incheon International Airport. Take airport limousine bus number 6017 or 6003. The bus 6017 comes directly from Incheon to SNU rear gate (Hoam Faculty House) within 70 minutes. The bus 6003 comes to SNU main gate via Gimpo Airport, and it takes 110 minutes under normal traffic conditions. Service is available everyday from early morning to night time at Incheon International Airport with no charge for the baggage.

* Taxi Service
The fare for taxi service between Incheon International Airport and SNU Gwanak Campus is around 60,000 won depending on the traffic situation. By Deluxe Taxi (Mobeom Taxi), which offers kinder service, the approximate fare is 80,000 won.

* Call-van Service
A Call-van is called "Jumbo Taxi" here and service can hold up to 5 passengers and up to one ton of baggage. Fares are about 65,000 won from Incheon Airport to SNU. For reservations, please call 1644-1236 or 1423 (domestically) or 82-70-8237-8200 (from overseas).

Using Public Transportation

Seoul city has a very organized public transportation system and you may come and visit Seoul National University easily by using the bus and subway.


When using the subway to visit Seoul National University, make sure to take Subway Line No. 2 (Green Line) and stop either at the Seoul National University Entrance Station, the Naksungdae Station, or the Shillim Station.
Subway Line No. 2 (Green Line), Seoul National University Entrance Station (Exit No. 3)

* Even though Seoul National University is near the entrance station, it is not within the walking distance (3 km, 1 hour on foot). You will need to take a bus or a taxi to get to the university.
* Be sure not to confuse the Seoul National University Entrance Station with the Seoul National University of Education/Court or Prosecutor's Office Station.


  • After exiting exit No.3, walk 50m towards the Gwanak-gu Office.
  • Take #5513 bus.
  • Alight from the bus at the stop of Administration building. (6th stop from the start)
  • Walk to Assembly hall(JungGangDang in Korean) in the Culture Center. (200m)

    the extra information is here.


    * You should mention that you belongs to the SIGdial 2012 member before ther reservation.
    1. Hoam Faculty House (HFH)
      • ROOMRATE
        Room TypeRates (KW)Rates (KW)
        StandardDouble (DB)Double bed Room2085,000
        Twin (TW)Twin bed Room1885,000
        Triple (TR)Triple bed Room12100,000
        Ondol (KS)Korean Stype Ondol1285,000
        Oondol (KT)Korean Sylet Ondol Triple8100,000
        DeluxeDouble (DD)Deluxe Double18120,000
        Twin (DT)Deluxe Twin14120,000
        SuiteRoyal (RY)Royal Suite1250,000
        Junior (JS)Junior Suite2200,000
        BusinessBusiness Room (RB)Royal suite BS1250,000
        Business Room (BS)Business Room1200,000
        • International calls, fax, and laundry service are available for guests' Convenience.
        • A HFC membership card holders are entitled to have a discount of 10~30%
        • Benefits of staff member of SNU and invited professors at Hoan Faculty House :
          Long-term lodging of 1 ~ 6 months is available and 40% discount on guest room rate could be applied.

          TEL: 82-2-871-4053
          Hoam Faculty House (HFH)

    2. Seoul Residence
      • ROOMRATE
        Room TypeRackRateSpecial RateSqm
        Studio Double3,600,000160,0002,550,00099,00052.89m2
        Studio Twin3,600,000160,0002,610,000110,00052.89m2

        * Above Room Rates- 10% V.A.T already included (No SVC)
        * Long-term (Monthly) Rate- Based on 30-day stay
        * BREAKFAST IS INCLUDED, EXCEPT Studio Deluxe (Breakfast Buffet is \7,700 with tax included) Breakfast Buffet: Salad, Fruit, Cereal, Toast/ Pastry, Sausage, Soup, etc.

          Sales Manager: Bada Han
          TEL: 02-6202-3664 FAX: 02-6202-3669
          Mobile: 010-5018-3664 E-mail: Seoul Residence info
        Seoul Residence info2

    3. COATEL
      • ROOMRATE
        Less than 30 (included 10% V.A.T)
        Room TypeRackRateSpecial Rate
        Deluxe Double200,000132,000
        Deluxe Twin220,000132,000
        Exeutive Suite300,000175,000
        Coatel Suite400,000220,000

          Sales Manager: Park Seo Young
          TEL: 02-6288-3402 FAX: 02-6288-3408
          Mobile: 010-7471-6288 E-mail:

        COATEL info