The conference will take place at Singapore Management University, located in the centre of the city. There are many hotels either within walking distance or a short bus ride away.

Conference Venue

The picture below is a map of the Orchard Road area showing the SMU campus and various nearby locations.

Map of the area

SMU is indicated by the yellow area outlined in blue and the blue markers. Hotels are indicated by red markers. Places of interest are indicated by green markers. Click on the markers to obtain more information about that particular location.

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Getting to Orchard Road from the Airport

The SMU campus is located along Orchard Road, the main shopping area of Singapore, filled with lots of foods and shopping. The Changi International Airport is located approximately 30 minutes away. You can get to Orchard Road from Changi Airport by public buses, MRT, taxis.

If travelling by bus from the Airport, you can take bus No. 36 and alight at Dhoby Ghaut MRT Station.

If travelling by MRT, you have to alight at Dhoby Ghaut or City Hall station.

The SMU campus is about 5-10 mins walk from either of these stations.

More information can be found here on how to get from Changi Airport to the city.

More information about the Singapore public transport system can be found here.


We have reserved blocks of rooms at two area hotels. You should make your own reservations. Please note that a twin room refers to a room with two single beds, while a double room refers to a room with one larger bed.

BayView Hotels
Bayview Hotel Singapore
30 Bencoolen Street Singapore 189621
Tel  : +(65) 6337 2882
DID : +(65) 6550 9502
Fax : +(65) 6337 2721
email : bayviewsingapore [at]
Rate: Deluxe Single/ Double at S$135++ per room night inclusive of breakfast and internet facility.
You must say you are with the 5OSME to get this rate.
A local map is here

YMCA International House
YMCA International House
One Orchard Road, Singapore 238824
Tel : (65) 6336 6000
Fax: (65) 6337 3140
Rate: Superior Single/Twin is at S$137.70 net per day + membership S$3.21 for the first night inclusive of Breakfast.
You must say you are with the 5OSME to get this rate.
A local map is here

Both hotels are within 5-10 mins walking distance away from the SMU campus.

There are only a limited number of rooms available in each block, so make your reservations early! If the hotel you want is full, there are many other hotels along Orchard Road. A listing of other hotels around Singapore city is here.

Additional hotels, at reduced rates, may be found through the HotelsCombined, which has selected 5OSME PLUS! for its International Conference Support Program. provides an accommodation price comparison search engine and is offering a 10% rebate to all participants registered for 5OSME PLUS!.

For further information on their conference rebate program and to claim your rebate directly please visit:

NOTE: You need to use the same name for 5OSME PLUS! registration and hotel reservation.

You can start searching for your preferred hotel in Singapore here: