the Kansai Promotion Council for the 2019 G20 Osaka Summit.the Kansai Promotion Council for the 2019 G20 Osaka Summit.

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To boost the presence and profile of Osaka/Kansai

  • By hosting the G20 summit, Osaka will continue its growth as an international metropolis.
  • Osaka/Kansai* will further enhance its global presence, thus helping the region in its bid to be selected as the host of the World Expo 2025.

* Osaka/Kansai: Osaka Prefecture and the greater Kansai region.

To attract MICE** events to Osaka/Kansai

  • The G20 Osaka summit will be an excellent opportunity for Osaka/Kansai to appeal for future MICE** events.

** MICE stands for Meeting, Incentive Travel, Convention, Exhibition/Event.

To showcase a “Safe and secure Osaka/Kansai contributing to the world”

  • Osaka/Kansai will promote its strengths which include life-science technology and high-quality manufacturing.
  • Osaka/Kansai will provide a safe and secure environment for the G20 summit with fully prepared security.

To revitalize regional economies

  • Osaka/Kansai will revitalize its regional economies and enhance its urban attractions.

Experience the best of Osaka/Kansai’s hospitality!

The entire Osaka/Kansai will extend a warm welcome to visitors from around the world.
Please note the followings:

  • During the G20 summit, approximately 30,000 people are expected to visit Osaka, including delegations from each country, press and security personnel.
  • “INTEX OSAKA” (Suminoe-ku, Osaka city) will be the main venue of the G20 Summit. Some inconveniences may arise due to traffic restrictions or other factors.
  • Greetings from the Council Chairman
  • The G20 summit
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