Future Society after the Pandemic, Expectations for EXPO 2025, and the Potential of the Osaka Kansai Region
In addition to climate change, environmental issues and economic disparity, the recent COVID-19 pandemic has become a prominent global challenge. In this symposium, we will discuss how EXPO 2025 Osaka Kansai can contribute to the resolution of these issues.
In the first part of the symposium, we will review the role and significance of EXPO 2025 Osaka Kansai in addition to predictions for the near future after the COVID-19 pandemic. In the second part of the symposium, we will focus on the ecosystem and innovation function of the Kansai region.
Outline of symposium
|Date||Wednesday, March 3, 2021|
Online (Zoom live stream)
※The webinar details will be sent prior to the symposium to those who register for the event.
※You can review the symposium on demand at : Web Seminar(Japanese)
The program may change without notice.
|Language||Japanese, English (Simultaneous interpretation)|
|Organizers||Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO), Japan Association for the 2025 World Exposition|
|Co-Organizer||The Kansai Bureau of Economy, Trade and Industry|
|Supported by||Kyoto Prefecture, Osaka Prefecture, Hyogo Prefecture, Kyoto City, Osaka City, Kobe City, Kansai Economic Federation, Kansai Association of Corporate Executives, Kyoto Chamber of Commerce and Industry, The Osaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry, The Kobe Chamber of Commerce and Industry,|
|Cooperation by||Kyoto Startup Ecosystem Promotion Council, Osaka Startup Ecosystem Consortium, Hyogo Kobe Startup Ecosystem Consortium|
|Notes||Please refer to JETRO's Terms of Service(292KB) on Webinar before you make your registration.|
※ Registration is to be made individually.