Blossom Japan to be held at the Tokyo International Forum in 2011
Blossom Japan will be held at the Tokyo International Forum over a period of four days from January 18 to 21, 2011. This is Japan’s first invitation-only event targeting the luxury travel industry. Blossom Japan is a premium exhibition, focused...
Tokyo wins 2012 WTTC Global Travel & Tourism Summit
World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has chosen Tokyo as the site for their Global Travel & Tourism Summit (Summit) in 2012. Summit has been held in spring for the past 10 years with different themes surrounding mainly on relationship between gl...
The 19th International Congress of Neuropathology is to be held in Tokyo
At the meeting of the Council and Executive Committee of the International Society of Neuropathology, held in this September in Salzburg, Austria, it was officially decided that Tokyo will be the host city for the 19th International Congress of...
Tokyo ranked 9th in the world according to UIA International Meetings Statistics Report 2009
The Union of International Associations (UIA) published the results of statistics on international meetings held in 2009 around the world. Tokyo ranked 9th in the world (118 events) in the Type A Category, for meetings of international organizati...
The Capitol Hotel Tokyu to open October 22, 2010
The Capitol Hotel Tokyu, a new luxury hotel situated in Akasaka in the heart of Tokyo is due to open on October 22, 2010. The design, by Kengo Kuma, incorporates the fine subtleties and varied expressions of Japanese architecture, enveloping ...
25th Japan International Machine Tool Fair (JIMTOF 2010) to be held at Tokyo Big Sight
The 25th Japan International Machine Tool Fair (JIMTOF2010) is one of the three major trade fairs in the global machine tool industry. Organized by the Japan Machine Tool Builders’ Association and Tokyo Big Sight Inc., this year it will be held o...
October 2010 sees the rebirth of Haneda Airport!
Haneda Airport, situated 20 minutes from the center of Tokyo has until now been used mainly for domestic flights. Following the completion of the fourth runway, however, in October 2010 the airport will be opened to international scheduled flig...
International Ornithological Congress 2014 is to be Held in Tokyo!
At the previous International Ornithological Congress (IOC) held at the end of August 2010 in Brazil, it was officially decided that IOC 2014 (size: 1, 300 participants) will be held at the campus of Rikkyo University in Tokyo.
The 42nd Tokyo Motor Show 2011 is coming home to Tokyo after 24 years
In 2011, the Tokyo Motor Show will make a return to within the city limits for the first time in 24 years. The Tokyo Motor Show is the largest auto-related event in Japan, held once every two years. Until now, it has been held at Makuhari Mess...
Prince Hotels' “TOKYO MICE CITY” project launched from April 2010, centering on the Takanawa/Shinagawa area
In April 2010, Prince Hotels, Inc. launched the PRINCE “TOKYO MICE CITY” PROJECT. This is a new project centering on the Prince Hotels situated in the Takanawa/Shinagawa area that is designed to engage in active efforts to attract MICE. The Tak...