ABOUT

Welcome to IBS Conference on Dark World 2019

The 2nd IBS Conference on Dark World will be held for 4th November – 7th November, 2019 at the IBS Science Culture Center in Daejeon, South Korea.
IBS Conference on Dark World is a biennial meeting about physics of dark world, which is jointly organized by the three IBS centers on fundamental physics, Center for Axion and Precision Physics Research (CAPP), Center for Theoretical Physics of the Universe (CTPU), and Center for Underground Physics (CUP). The topics covered in the conference include dark matter, dark force, and related subjects in physics beyond the standard model of particle physics.

This biennial meeting is aiming to bring together theorists, experimentalists and observers working in the field of cosmology, astrophysics and particle physics to discuss the latest results, ideas, and future prospects on physics of dark world.

Date & Venue

Date : November 4-7, 2019
Venue : Institute for Basic Science HQ, Daejeon, Korea

Organizers

Center for Underground Physics (CUP)
Center for Axion and Precision Physics Research (CAPP)
Center for Theoretical Physics of the Universe (CTPU)

Contact Info

Oh Youngsun (ohys@ibs.re.kr)

VENUE

Institute for Basic Science

Address : Institute for Basic Science (IBS) 55, Expo-ro, Yuseong-gu, Daejeon, Korea, 34126

TRAVEL

Several sets of directions are provided to assist visitors to IBS in Daejeon City.
Please click on the tab below to find detailed information based upon your departure point after arriving in South Korea.

By limousine bus, bullet train and taxi (Recommended)

  • Take the bus 6001 or 6702
  • Make your way from the street up into Seoul Station
  • Take the AREX and go to the center of the Seoul Station
  • Take the KTX bullet train and get off at the Daejeon Station
  • Get a taxi at the front entrance, Exit 1 (8 km, 18 minutes, and the fare is around KRW 8,000)
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By limousine bus

Terminal 1

  • Buy the bus tickets near Exit 4 and in between 8 and 9; and outside just left of Exit 11
  • Take the Daejeon bus at 11A on the first floor
  • Get off at Doryong or Daejeon Government Complex (pronounced Jeongbu Chongsa)
  • Take a taxi to IBS located at 55, Expo-ro, Yuseonggu

Terminal 2

  • Buy the bus ticket at the kiosks or manned ticket office
  • Pass the rail options (AREX) and take the bus at the left at platform 5
  • Get off at Doryong or Daejeon Government Complex (pronounced Jeongbu Chongsa)
  • Take a taxi to IBS located at 55, Expo-ro, Yuseonggu
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By limousine bus

  • Buy the bus ticket at the Gate 3 of the airport terminal and get on the bus
  • Get off at Daejeon Government Complex (Jeongbu Chongsa)
  • Take a taxi to IBS located at 55, Expo-ro, Yuseonggu
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By subway, bullet train and taxi

  • Take an AREX (Airport Railroad Express) train at Gimpo International Airport Station across the street from the airport
  • Get off at the Seoul Station (last station)
  • Go to the west side of Seoul Station
  • Get off at the Daejeon station and go out front entrance (Exit 1)
  • Take a taxi to IBS located at 55, Expo-ro, Yuseonggu
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By taxi

  • Take a taxi to IBS located at 55, Expo-ro, Yuseonggu
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By bus

Buses 121, 705, and 911 stop relatively close to IBS HQ but may first need a transfer, depending on your departure point. The best way to find bus route information is through one of the main search websites as noted below.

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By bullet train (KTX or SRT)

  • From Seoul and north of the Han River: Seoul Station
  • From Seoul and south of the Han River: SRT at Suseo Station.
  • From Busan: KTX and SRT trains

→ From Daejeon Station, go out the front entrance (Exit 1) and get a taxi from the line of taxis waiting near the entrance

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By bus

Doryong and Chongsa Terminals

  • Doryong Terminal and Chongsa Government Complex are the closest intercity bus stops to IBS
  • Take a taxi at Doryong (2.8 km, 8 minutes, and the fare is around KRW 3,500)
  • Take a taxi at Chongsa Government Complex, (2.7 km, 7 minutes, and the fare is around KRW 3,500)

Yuseong Terminal

  • Take a taxi at Yuseong Terminal (7.4 km, 15 minutes, and the fare is around KRW 7,100)

Bukhap Terminal (Dong Daejeon)

  • Take a taxi at Bukhap Terminal (7 km, 21 minutes, and the fare is around KRW 7,500)
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