Conference registration started on May 5th, 2014. Papers should be registered and submitted as PDF files through the EasyChair website (
  • Registration Fees
  • Venue
  • Accommodation
  • Transportation
  • VISA Requirements
  • Other
  • Registration Fees*


    Early Bird
    (Deadline May 31, 2014)

    (After May 31, 2014)


    NT$4500 (~US$150)*2

    NT$6000 (~US$200)*2


    NT$1500 (~US$50)*2

    NT$2400 (~US$80)*2

    Accompany person

    NT$1500 (~US$50)*2

    NT$2400 (~US$80)*2

    *1: More than US$150 including proceeding, banquet, refreshments and lunch boxes.
          Less than US$150 including proceeding, refreshments and lunch boxes. Extra fee for NT500 is needed for banquet.

    *2: Based on an exchange rate of NT$ 30 to US$ 1, which may vary daily.

    Forum Registration

    Domestic participants can register only for forums, without registering for the remaining conference program. The price is NTD$500.

    Additional Tickets

    • Cultural Tour - 06/27 afternoon (
      English Route
      ): US$30(Pending)
      [12:20]Start from NTHU→[13:00]Lunch: Beipu Hakka style meals→[14:00]Beipu Hakka Cultural Tour→[15:30]Neiwan Old Street+Leicha DIY→[17:00]Return, arrived in Hsinchu about 17:40-18:00.
    • Cultural Tour - 06/28 all day (
      English Route
      ): US$50(Pending)
      [08:00]Start from NTHU→[10:00]National Palace Museum[12:00]Lunch (in Shihlin district of Taipei City)→[13:30] 101 Shopping Mall[15:30]Return, arrived in Hsinchu about 17:00-17:30.

    Link to Conference Registration

       Registration Ended.

    Link for Paper Registration and Submission

       Submission Ended


    FoTEL 2014 will be held at the Engineering Building I (工程一館) on the beautiful campus of National Tsing Hua University located in Hsinchu, Taiwan.

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    A.North GateB.Engineering Building I
    North GateEngineering Building I

    Reference Information: Campus Map


    More information is available at: Bureau of Tourism, Hsinchu City Government or 新竹市住宿資訊網(Chinese version)

    ※Please see the electrical plug/outlet and voltage information for Taiwan here.


    VISA Requirements

    Countries eligible for Visa-exempt entry

    1. The nationals of the following countries are eligible for the visa exemption program, which permits a duration of stay up to 90 days:
      Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Republic of Korea, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, U.K., U.S.A. and Vatican City State.

      The nationals of the following countries are eligible for the visa exemption program, which permits a duration of stay up to 30 days:
      Australia, Malaysia, Singapore.

    2. The nationals of India, Thailand, Vietnam, Philippines and Indonesia, who also possess a valid visa or permanent resident certificate issued by U.S.A., Canada, Japan, U.K., Schengen Convention countries, Australia or New Zealand, are eligible for the visa exemption program, which permits a duration of stay up to 30 days. Those who meet the above qualification and have never been employed in Taiwan as blue-collar workers have to apply to the “Advance Online Registration System for the Visitors of Nationals from Five Southeast Asian Countries to Taiwan” of the R.O.C. National Immigration Agency" for an “Authorization Certificate" before coming to Taiwan. After completion, the printed-out Certificate can be used by the foreign visitor for boarding the airplane and the immigration inspection. During the immigration inspection, foreign visitors who can not show a valid visa or permanent resident certificate issued by one of the aforementioned countries will not be admitted into the R.O.C. (In case a single-entry visa issued by any of the said countries has already been used, it is invalid.)


    1. A passport with validity of at least six months upon entry.
    2. A confirmed return air/sea ticket or an air/sea ticket and a visa for the next destination, and a confirmed seat reservation for departure.
      • Visa-exempt entry only applies to foreign visitors holding formal passports (i.e. ordinary, official/service and diplomatic passports), not including those holding emergency, temporary, other informal passports or travel documents.
      • Japanese passport holders with their passports valid for more than 3 months are eligible for visa-exempt entry.
      • US passport (including emergency passport) holders with their passports valid for the period of intended stay are eligible for visa-exempt entry.
    3. Non-criminal record and not prohibited by the local authorities to enter the R.O.C.

    Reference: 中文版本 / English version

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