Thematic Symposia

Thematic Symposia

We hold Three types of symposia, focusing on digital marketing, Overseas Travel and Entertainment.

Information on application

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Program

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Japanese only

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English only

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Simultaneous interpreting available

Digital Marketing Symposium

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Theme Future Perspective of Tourism Industry Utilizing Digital Marketing
Date & Time October 25, Friday, 10:00-12:00
Venue INTEX OSAKA, Center Building 2F, International Conference Hall
Moderator Mr. Koji Tsurumoto, CEO and President, Travel Voice Japan Ltd.
Panelists Mr. Ryo Kanazawa, Vice President, Sales & Alliance Marketing Department, USJ LLC.
Mr. Kei Shibata, Co-founder & CEO, Venture Republic Inc
Ms. Akemi Tsunagawa, Founder & CEO, Bespoke Inc.
Mr. Takahisa Kashiwagi, Executive Vice President, Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) (TBC)
Registration Free

Overseas Travel Symposium

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Theme The Outlook of Outbound Travel Market in the Age of 40 Million Inbound Travel
-New business opportunities by leveraging the advantage of Kansai Airport
Date October 25, Friday, 13:00-14:30
Venue INTEX OSAKA, Center Building 2F, International Conference Hall
Keynote Speaker Mr. Yoshiyuki Yamaya, Representative Director and CEO, Kansai Airports
Moderator Mr. Hiroshi Kurosu, Consulting Department, JTB Tourism Research & Consulting Co.
Panelists Mr. Shuichi Endo, Executive Officer Leisure Business Department, Head of Overseas Purchasing & Products Management, JTB Corp.
Mr. Hiroaki Nagahara, General Manager Japan, Finnair
Mr. Takeshi Inoue, Director, General Manager, International Affairs Department, Kansai Economic Federation
Registration Free

Entertainment Symposium

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Theme Community Vitalization through Entertainment!
Date & Time October 25, Friday, 16:00-18:00
Venue INTEX OSAKA, Center Building 2F, International Conference Hall
Moderator Prof. Hiroyasu Sato, Professor Emeritus, Matsumoto University
Panelists Mr. Tomotsugu Ogawa, President, Takarazuka Revue Company
Mr. Tatsuo Okutani, Vice President, Yoshimoto Creative Agency (TBC)
Mr. Joung Jin-Su, Executive Director, Korea Tourism Organization Tokyo Office
Registration Free
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