The Society of Neuromuscular Sciences Incorporated

** The 2021 SONS event has been cancelled **

(SONS Inc) Australia is an organisation of medical professionals from a wide spectrum of practices including General Practitioners, Obstetrics, Paediatrics, Cardiology, Nuclear Medicine, Orthopaedics, Colorectal Surgery, Radiology, Ophthalmology, Musculoskeletal Medicine, Forensics, Urology and ENT as well as allied medical health professionals.

Annually SONS Australia stage the largest most successful medical conference in Niseko Japan hosted by Deep Powder Tours Ski Holidays and held at the Alpen Hotel Niseko. For 2018, a second conference will be held at spectacular resort of Kiroro taking place at The Kiroro, A Tribute Portfolio Hotel. This makes for the perfect add-on.


Meeting dates:

In 2020 the meetings will run in Niseko from 06Jan-10Jan inclusive over 5 days from 4pm each afternoon in Alpen Hotel's conference room.


During the week there are two Banquets run by the Alpen Hotel in the evenings. Delegates can mingle and enjoy the hospitality of the Japanese people.

Accommodation package - 7 nights:

Alpen Hotel has provided an exceptional deal for the SONS delegates. Hotel Alpen is located at the very top of the Hirafu village and at the foot of the Alpen centre #4 quad chair lift, the Alpen Hotel provides an exceptional ski in ski out location. Facilities include an indoor 25 metre swimming pool, jacuzzi and sauna complex.  All rooms come standard with ensuites and rates include breakfast daily.

Dates 05Jan - 12Jan 2020

  • 7 nights' accommodation (twin share, western single beds)
  • 6 Day All Mountain lift pass
  • Return coach transfers Chitose airport to Niseko ski resort

Price per person - from $TBC* per adult, twin share (child rates cheaper when sharing room with two adults)


Meeting dates:

In 2020 the meetings will run 12Jan - 14Jan inclusive over 3 x evenings at the Suzuran Conference facility in The Tribute Hotel.


There will be one banquet on the starting night – Sunday 12th

Accommodation package – 3 nights:

Dates 12Jan - 15Jan 2020

  • 3 nights’ accommodation in Tribute Hotel (superior twin room)
  • 3 Day lift pass

Price per person - TBC


* NOTE: Price does not include the conference registration cost. Prices are subject to currency fluctuations. For accurate prices please contact Deep Powder Tours.


We have a range of accommodation options throughout the Niseko Hirafu village... if you would prefer to stay in accommodation other than the Alpen Hotel. We can book everything from wholesale airfares, transfers, accommodation please send us your preference by following the enquire now button!
** rates are based exchange rates at time of publishing and are subject to change **