Considering Japan for your next international meeting or convention? Japan has 12 major cities fully equipped to host your next conference, boasting top-notch hotels and facilities, advanced infrastructure, a wealth of supporting sponsors across professions, and interesting cultural experiences to be had in each region. Check out these four outstanding alternatives to Tokyo:
Chiba: Convenient access via Narita Airport not far from Tokyo city proper, Chiba is well equipped to host your big event. Check out Chiba's Makuhari Messe event space.
Yokohama: A historical port city boasting Japan's largest Chinatown, Yokohama is a short distance to Tokyo and accessible via Haneda and Narita Airport. The Pacifico Yokohama has a new Wing and an APA hotel opened its doors with over 2,300 rooms.
Osaka: Outside of Tokyo, Osaka is Japan's second major hub and host to the 2025 World Expo. Characterized by its vibrant nightlife, culinary and shopping experiences. Arrive through Kansai International Airport and host your event at the INTEX Osaka venue.
Fukuoka: Dubbed Japan's Silicon Valley, host your next program in this start-up hub at the Hilton Seahawk and Fukuoka Convention Center and enjoy the temperate climate with scenic Oceanside views.