VisaParticipants from the EU and the US can enter Japan as tourists with usually a 90-day temporary permit issued upon arrival. A valid passport is required. Participants from other countries are kindly requested to contact their nearest Japanese embassy/consulate. For details, please see the website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan.
If you need a “Letters of invitation”, please inform us. For your Visa application, you will need to prepare the “documents provided from Japan”. Those documents can be provided by RIKEN. Please write to TAN15@ribf.riken.jp.