Side Events

Ensure your visit to Hawaii is especially memorable with events such as the Welcome Reception and Conference Dinner. Tickets for the Conference Dinner may be added to your chosen package during the registration process. Please visit the Registration page for more details.

IAFOR Official Conference Welcome Reception

Official Conference Welcome Reception – FREE

Wednesday, January 6, 2021

Join fellow delegates for a drink or two at the Conference Welcome Reception. This event provides a great opportunity for delegates to network and get to know each other. All registered presenters and audience members are welcome to attend. Admission is included in the conference registration fee.

The International Academic Forum (IAFOR) Conference Dinner

Roy’s Waikiki, Honolulu

We are thrilled to announce that the IICSEEHawaii2025 conference dinner will be held at the iconic Roy's Waikiki in the vibrant heart of Honolulu, Hawaii. Join us for a memorable evening where you can step away from academic discussions and immerse yourself in a dining experience filled with Hawaiian hospitality, Pacific Rim flavours, and lively conversations.

Important Information
Time & Date: Thursday, January 7, 2021, 19:00-21:00
Registration Deadline: Friday, December 6, 2024
Availability: 40 persons
Ticket Price: $145
**Please note that the Conference Dinner is only available for registered conference delegates**

A Venue Famed for Hawaiian Fusion Cuisine

Conference Dinner at Roy’s Waikiki, Honolulu

Conference Dinner at Roy’s Waikiki, Honolulu

Conference Dinner at Roy’s Waikiki, Honolulu

Roy's Waikiki is not just any dining establishment; it stands as a beacon of modern Hawaiian cuisine in Honolulu. Situated a stone's throw from the famed Waikiki Beach, Roy's captures the essence of the Aloha spirit and the island's melting pot of flavours. With views of the beachfront and ocean horizons, diners are treated to an ambiance that is uniquely Hawaiian.

Founded by the legendary chef Roy Yamaguchi, Roy's Waikiki is celebrated for its innovative fusion cuisine, melding fresh local ingredients with Asian influences. The restaurant boasts a contemporary setting, with open spaces and modern decor that still pays tribute to traditional Hawaiian aesthetics. Dining at Roy's offers not just a feast for the palate but a journey that captures the essence of Hawaii's culinary renaissance.


226 Lewers St, Honolulu, HI 96815, United States

Roy’s Waikiki, Honolulu

Roy’s Waikiki, Honolulu

Roy’s Waikiki, Honolulu


Roy's Waikiki champions the best of Pacific Rim cuisine, emphasising fresh ingredients and culinary inventiveness.

Set Menu

Roy’s Dim Sum Style Appetizer Plate

  • Creamy Polenta
  • Hamakua Mushroom Risotto Cake
  • Peppercorn Blue Crab Tortellini
  • Seared Duck Breast
  • Island Fresh Salad

  • Island Fresh Salad
  • Entree

  • Macadamia Nut Crusted Whitefish
  • Chinese Style Steamed Whitefish
  • Hibachi Grilled Atlantic Salmon
  • Honey Mustard Glazed Short Rib
  • Dessert

  • Prepared & Selected by Roy’s Pastry Chefs
  • Roy’s Waikiki, Honolulu

    Roy’s Waikiki, Honolulu

    Roy’s Waikiki, Honolulu


    Tickets for the Conference Dinner are priced at $145, and availability is limited to 40 attendees. The ticket price includes the full course meal, along with soft drinks and alcoholic beverages.

    Please reserve your spot at the Conference Dinner here:

    Terms & Conditions

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    Terms & Conditions

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