Hotel and Venue


The Sofitel Xian on Renmin Squar is the conference venue of IEEE ICHI 2019.

Hotel&Conference Center address:

319 Dong Xin Street
Xian 710004
Shaanxi Province, P.R. China

Applying for a Visa

If you require a Visa to travel to China for ICHI 2019, please visit the Chinese Consulate/Embassy website in your home country for details on how to apply. We can provide a stamped invitation letter if required. Please submit the request under the "Visa" bar in the registration system to request such a letter. If any questions, please contact li.jiao [at] We strongly recommend that you submit your visa application as soon as possible.


The ICHI attendees can book the venue hotel rooms with the conference rates under the “Hotel Reservation” bar in the registration system.:

      4-star room: 500 RMB/night with breakfast
      4-star room (grand): 550 RMB/night with breakfast
      5-star room: 800 RMB/night with breakfast

* The rates are tax included.


The ICHI venue, Sofitel Xian on Renmin Square, is located right in the heart of city wall, within walking distance to the historic Bell and Drum Towers and the Moslem Street adjacent to modern shopping and entertainment areas.

From the airport:
Approximately 45 minutes by taxi.

From Xi'an Railway Station:
Approximately 10 minutes by taxi.

Address Card here: