Comprehensive convention facilities with direct access to Osaka Station North Gate
This is Japan’s first convention center to offer comprehensive facilities with direct city-center station access. It is ideal for hosting a wide range of events, whether business-related, academic or cultural.
- International and academic conferences
- Ceremonies and receptions
- Press Conferences
- Exhibitions, trade fairs and trade shows
*The hall ceiling height is 7.4 m and maximum floor load is 500kg/m2.
Full range of sound equipment providing excellent sound quality
The control system offers individual speaker adjustment to ensure clear sound.
High-definition live feeds
The hall is permanently equipped with high-definition cameras offering automatic adjustment of dynamic range for constant video image optimization. These can be used both for live feeds to conference rooms and for video recording.
Fully equipped with simultaneous interpretation booths! Capacity for multilingual interpretation in several languages
The hall is permanently equipped with simultaneous interpretation booths capable of handling up to six different languages at once. Congress Corporation can also provide interpreters if necessary from the numerous highly experienced professionals on its registry.
Wireless Internet access available throughout the building
A wide variety of network environments can be offered, with both wired access offering gigabit speed and high-speed wireless Internet access available.
Built by Congress Corporation, one of Japan’s leading international convention companies
Congress Corporation, one of Japan’s leading convention companies, designed, built, and is running the new convention center. This makes it unique in offering a new style of city-center convention facilities, designed and run by professionals.
Existing facilities operated and directed by Congress Corporation
Others: Congress Corporation also manages facilities in some 60 other locations throughout Japan, including JP TOWER Hall & Conference (by the Marunouchi exit of Tokyo Station) and Nagaragawa Convention Center (Gifu City).
Previous conventions operated and directed by Congress Corporation
- G7 Ise-Shima Summit [*1]
- IMF/World Bank Annual Meetings
- General Assembly of the Japan Medical Congress (Osaka)
- Overseas MICE trade show
- Public event during an international conference
[*1] Source: Official Website of G7 JAPAN 2016 Ise-Shima http://www.japan.go.jp/g7/
The new convention center is a core facility of
Umekita Knowledge Capital
As Osaka and the Kansai area’s gateway to Asia and the world, Knowledge Capital provides a center for information and people, and a base for networking. The Congrès Convention Center is one of Knowledge Capital’s core facilities for the dissemination of information.