Yearly Archives: 2014
13 NOV 2014 | PRESS RELEASES
The Annual Conference of the International Bar Association (IBA) held from 19 to 24 October in Tokyo was a great success, with over 6, 300 delegates, of which 90% were international delegates from 150 countries and regions. The International Bar Association (IBA) was established in 1947, and acts as the world’s leading organization of international legal practitioners, bar associations, and law societies. Having a membership….
30 SEP 2014 | NEWSLETTERS
Ornithologists praise urban and natural aspects of Tokyo The 26th International Ornithological Congress (IOC 2014) was held in Tokyo from 18-24 August, at Rikkyo University—the first time in Japan during the Congress’ 130-year history. The IOC 2014 drew more than 1,000 attendees, including 700 from overseas. Professional ornithologists convened with amateurs and students from 64 countries to discuss the various areas….
29 SEP 2014 | PRESS RELEASES
The 26th International Ornithological Congress (IOC 2014) was held from 18-24 August, at Rikkyo University in Tokyo. The Congress was held in Japan for the first time in its 130 year history. The Congress counted more than 1, 000 attendees of which 700 were from overseas. Professional ornithologists as well as amateurs and students from 64 countries gathered to discuss various areas of avian biology….
30 JUL 2014 | NEWSLETTERS
Tokyo’s newest conference center Toranomon Hills Forum officially opened its doors on July 5th, following the June 11th debut of Andaz Tokyo, a new hotel by the Hyatt Group occupying the top six floors of the 52-story Toranomon Hills. Here is a glimpse of what an event at Tokyo’s newest conference center might be like. The Toranomon Hills Forum includes three open-plan halls and four….
22 MAY 2014 | PRESS RELEASES
21 May 2014 – IMEX Frankfurt: BestCities is delighted to introduce the Tokyo Convention and Visitors Bureau (TCVB) as the Alliance’s first partner from North East Asia and the first to go through the new Regional Affiliate Member (RAM) programme. The RAM programme was introduced to aid BestCities’ expansion into new markets and to assist those bureaux that either want to take the membership process….
20 MAY 2014 | NEWSLETTERS
World Ophthalmology Congress 2014 in Tokyo becomes largest international medical conference ever in Japan The World Ophthalmology Congress 2014 (WOC2014) was held in conjunction with the 29th Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology (APAO2014) and the 118th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Ophthalmological Society (118th JOC). The approximately 20,000 attendees recorded the largest-ever international conference held in the capital city — and the biggest medical conference in….
World Ophthalmology Congress 2014 in Tokyo becomes largest international medical conference ever in Japan
14 MAY 2014 | PRESS RELEASES
The approximately 20, 000 attendees of the World Ophthalmology Congress 2014 (WOC2014) and 29th Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology (APAO2014) recorded the largest-ever international conference to be held in the capital city — and the biggest medical conference in Japan to date. Some 9, 000 guests from overseas were given a hearty welcome in Tokyo as they participated in the WOC2014 and the APAO2014 from April….
14 MAY 2014 | PRESS RELEASES
To enhance the support provided by the Tokyo Convention & Visitors Bureau to organizers and planners of corporate meetings or incentive tours, we have just refreshed our subvention programs from April 2014. There are more enchanting options being added to existing offer. To apply for these offers below, there are some more remarks to be mentioned. For more enchanting details; www.businesseventstokyo.org/special-offer-for-corporate-events/ 1. Tokyo’s Special Programs….
21 APR 2014 | NEWS
The Business Events Team at the Tokyo Convention & Visitors Bureau is pleased to announce our renewed Special Offer for Corporate Events such as Meetings & Incentive Travel. For more enticing details →
19 MAR 2014 | NEWSLETTERS
Not staying with the script – Andaz Tokyo summer opening When it opens this summer in the heart of the capital city, the 164-room Andaz Tokyo Toranomon Hills, part of the Hyatt Hotels portfolio, will be the 12th worldwide for the Andaz brand. The contemporary styled, spacious hotel guestrooms will have an average size of 50 square meters, one of the….