'PACIFICO Yokohama North' will start its operation on 24th April, 2020. 'PACIFICO Yokohama North' will start its operation on 24th April, 2020.

"PACIFICO Yokohama North" will start its operation on 24th April, 2020.

PACIFICO Yokohama North will open adjacent to PACIFICO Yokohama on 24th April, 2020.

The new facility will be built adjacent to the PACIFICO Yokohama Exhibition Hall, and plans include 42 large, medium, and small conference rooms in addition to the largest multipurpose hall (6,300㎡)in the country.

This multipurpose hall, which can be divided into as many as 8 sections depending on the required size and application, is an ideal space for hosting major corporate conventions.

It is also suitable for ceremonies, incentive travel events (training and incentive travel), trade fairs and exhibitions, new product launches, and large scale parties. The added facility, in combination with the current facilities, will allow the concurrent hosting of two large scale international meetings or academic conferences of up to 3,000 people.


【PACIFICO Yokohama North】
[opening date]
・24th April, 2020
[Facility details]
・6 levels + 1 underground level
・the multi-purpose hall of 6,300 ㎡
・42 large / medium / small – sized meeting rooms

https://www.ihg.com/intercontinental/hotels/gb/en/yokohama/tyoyh/hoteldetail/concierge#scmisc=nav_concierge_ic

InterContinental Hotels & Resorts to open New Hotel, InterContinental Yokohama Pier 8!

InterContinental Hotels & Resorts to open New Hotel, InterContinental Yokohama Pier 8!

InterContinental Yokohama Pier 8, stylish and uniquely shaped hotel is opend by a beautiful harbor.


・InterContinental Yokohama Pier 8

・31st Oct, 2019

・173rooms (3rd floor ~ 5th floor) check in 15:00 / check out 12:00

・Restaurant & Bar "Larboard" (98 seats)
・Sushi restaurant "Katabami" (9 counter seats)

https://www.ihg.com/intercontinental/hotels/gb/en/yokohama/tyoyh/hoteldetail/concierge#scmisc=nav_concierge_ic

IBTM World in Balcerona!

IBTM World in Balcerona!

From 19th to 21th of November, IBTM World will be held in Barcelona. We are attending as Yokohama CVB in Japan booth. We are going to meet meetings/events professionals and promote Yokohama as a great Convention destination!

https://www.ibtmworld.com/

PACIFICO Yokohama North has successfuly attract more than 100 events!

PACIFICO Yokohama North has successfuly attract more than 100 events!

PACIFICO Yokohama, one of the largest convention complexes in Japan is delighted to report that its new convention facility “PACIFICO Yokohama North,” scheduled to open in spring 2020, has already successfully attracted over 100 events, including international conferences and symposiums.


100 events confirmed between FY2020 and FY2023

In detail: 14 international conferences, 56 domestic conferences, 30 other events (business-related events, exhibitions, large-scale banquets, examinations, etc.)
Including 9 large business-related events, and 3 banquet events making full-scale use of the Multi-purpose Hall.

Some of the major international events confirmed
FY2020: IJCAI-PRICAI 2020, JCI World Congress 2020
FY2021: IEEE NSS-MIC 2021
FY2022: WCCM2022

Newly Opened, APA Hotel & Resort Yokohama Bay Tower

Newly Opened, APA Hotel & Resort Yokohama Bay Tower

One of the largest hotels in Yokohama just opened in the city central on Sep. 20th, 2019!

This 35-story building houses 2,311 hotel rooms with an open-air hot springs, pool, gym, a banquet hall , and five restaurants & cafes.

APA Hotel & Resort Yokohama Bay Tower
25-5-3 Kaigandori,Naka-ku,Yokohama (3 minutes from Minato Mirai Line ''Bashamichi Station")

https://www.apahotel.com/file/resortyokohama/apahotelwebpfen.pdf

The 2019 Rugby World Cup has been started!!

The 2019 Rugby World Cup has been started!!

The 2019 Rugby World Cup kicks off today, Sep. 20th, in Japan!!

Yokohama is ready to welcome rugby fans from around the world. FANZONE just opened at Rinko Park in Minatomirai offering live broadcasts of matches on a huge screen with plenty of local food and drinks on stalls.

https://www.yokohamajapan.com/article/rugby/

The Seventh Tokyo International Conference on African Development(TICAD7) in Yokohama!

The Seventh Tokyo International Conference on African Development(TICAD7) in Yokohama!

TICAD stands for Tokyo International Conference on African Development and Summit-level international conference on Africa’s development initiated by Japan in 1993.

◇Conference Venue: PACIFICO Yokohama
◇Dates: August 28 to 30, 2019
◇Co-organizers:Japan, UN, World Bank, UNDP, African Union Commission
◇Participants:African countries, international organizations, development partners, private companies, civil society and others
◇The Three Pillars of TICAD 7
・Accelerating economic transformation and improving business environment through innovation and private sector engagement
・Deepening sustainable and resilient society
・Strengthening peace and stability

https://www.mofa.go.jp/region/africa/ticad/ticad7/index.html

International Conference “Applying Neuroscience to Business”

International Conference “Applying Neuroscience to Business”

At SHISEIDO S/PARK, newly opened in April 2019, the first “Applying Neuroscience to Business” conference will be held inviting renowned researchers and businesspersons from Japan and overseas.
The Conference will be the perfect opportunity to get information and find seeds of new business as well as global collaboration.

◇Conference Venue: SHISEIDO S/PARK
◇Date: Thursday, September 26 to Saturday, September 28

https://www.nttdata-strategy.com/can/applyingneuroscience2business2019/index.html

IGARSS 2019 in Yokohama!

IGARSS 2019 in Yokohama!

IGARSS 2019 in Yokohama!
Hosted by IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society, the 39th annual IGARSS symposium, IGARSS 2019 (International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium 2019) will be held in Yokohama.

◇Conference Venue: PACIFICO Yokohama
◇Dates: Sunday July 28th - Friday August 2nd
◇Scientific Theme: Global-Environment Observation and Disaster Mitigation

https://igarss2019.org/

BRAIN & BRAIN PET 2019 Yokohama

BRAIN & BRAIN PET 2019 Yokohama

BRAIN & BRAIN PET 2019, the 29th International Symposium on Cerebral Blood Flow, Metabolism and Function in conjunction with the 14th International Conference on Quantification of Brain Function with PET of the International Society for Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism (ISCBFM) to be held in Yokohama.

◇Conference Venue: PACIFICO Yokohama
◇Dates: Thursday, July 4 - Sunday, July 7, 2019

http://brain2019.jp/index.html