Venue

Nara Kasugano International Forum IRAKA
  http://www.i-ra-ka.jp/en/

Location

Nara City, Nara Prefecture, Japan
  Nara is located less than one hour from Kyoto and Osaka. Due to its past as the first permanent capital, it remains full of historic treasures, including some of Japan’s oldest and largest temples (from japan-guide.com).
  Historic Monuments of Ancient Nara were listed as World Heritage in 1998.

Information websites

Wikipedia
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nara,_Nara

Nara City Sightseeing Information Center
  http://narashikanko.or.jp/en/

The tourism homepage run by Nara Prefecture
  http://www.pref.nara.jp/item/79931.htm#itemid79931

Nara Travel Guide: Japan Guide
  http://www.japan-guide.com/e/e2165.html

About World Heritage in Nara
  http://www.jnto.go.jp/eng/indepth/scenic/worldheritage/c_5_nara.html
  http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/870
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Historic_Monuments_of_Ancient_Nara