The IJCAI-13 will be held at the Beijing International Convention Center (BICC). BICC is located in the Olympic Village, a flourishing area of Beijing which has a collection of conference centers, businesses, shopping centers and entertainment venues. BICC is right across the street from the center of 2008 Beijing Olympic Games – Beijing National Stadium, known as the "Bird's Nest", and the Aquatic Center, known as the "Water Cube".
BICC is on the North 4th Ring Road of Beijing and along the capital axis line. It is 20 kilometers from the Beijing Capital International Airport (BCIA) and 9 kilometers from the city center.
BICC has a total of 60,000 square meters and has over 40 conference rooms. It has an Exhibition Hall of 5,000 square meters and 20,000 square meters of office space. This conference hall is equipped with state-of-art auxiliary facilities, simultaneous interpretation system for six languages, projection devices and adjustable lighting system. VIP rooms are also available.