Member Profile

Hiroshima Convention & Visitors Bureau

Location

Hiroshima City, Hiroshima Prefecture

Contact

hcvb@hiroshima-navi.or.jp

Web Site

PR

Outline

 Hiroshima is the largest city in the Chugoku region locating in the western part of the Japanese mainland. The major industry is manufacturing, and the city is home to world-class companies such as Mazda Motor Corporation. While being a bustling commercial and industrial city, it also has flourishing agriculture and fisheries industries thanks to its natural surroundings including the Seto Inland Sea and the Chūgoku mountains.

Moreover, Hiroshima is home to 21 universities including Hiroshima University and research institutions such as the National Research Institute of Fisheries and Environment of Inland Sea, which produce academics and professionals who are driving innovation in a variety of fields.

Access

 There are direct flights from Beijing, Chengdu, Dalian, Hong Kong, Seoul, Shanghai, Singapore (from 30th Oct. 2017) and Taipei to Hiroshima Airport. In addition, 4 international airports, Narita or Haneda (Tokyo), Kansai (Osaka) and Fukuoka serve as gateways to Hiroshima. From each of these international airports, you can either transfer to domestic flights to Hiroshima Airport or take the bullet train (Shinkansen) to Hiroshima Railway Station. 17 flights from Haneda and 3 flights from Narita are available every day. Most meeting venues are easy to get to from both the airport and the railway station.

Major conventions took place in Hiroshima

2017

International Behavioral Neuroscience Society 26th Annual Meeting

335 pax

Grand Prince Hotel Hiroshima

2017

The 69th Annual Congress of the Japan Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology

 

7,150 pax

RIHGA Royal Hotel Hiroshima

2016

The 15th International Symposium on Extreme Ultraviolet Lithography

 

329 pax

International Conference Center Hiroshima

2016

G7 Foreign Ministers’ Meeting

 

Grand Prince Hotel Hiroshima

2012

North Pacific Marine Science Organization Annual Meeting

500 pax

International Conference Center Hiroshima

Support

-General subsidy and subsidy for venue rental (up to 3 million JPY)
-Subsidy for transportation between venues, railway stations and/or airports (up to 300 thousand JPY)
-Assistance with finding venues for social events
-Assistance with finding appropriate suppliers including travel companies/PCOs./interpreting services/stage lighting & audio suppliers/etc.
-Assistance with promotion
-Information on local entertainment options and excursions
-General advice and information
-Free Japanese traditional performing art program
(*Some of the above services are based on certain criteria.)

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〒 160-0004

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