From the pioneering days of Hokkaido, Sapporo has been the frontier of academia, with a long history and wealth of knowledge fueling innovation and breakthrough research. Diverse natural surroundings and unforgettable outdoor adventures in both green and white seasons is another specialty that puts Sapporo on the map as a premier destination in Japan and Asia Pacific. From association conferences to incentive groups, Sapporo Convention Bureau, together with our partners, is here to assist you in a number of different ways, to help you get a head start with your next event.



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  • COVID-19 > Latest Information & Resources


    COVID-19 > Latest Information & Resources

    As Japan moves through the restriction stages set to manage the impact of the Coronavirus (Covid-19), Sapporo Convention Bureau has been tailoring its support services to provide as much assistance and information to our clients and stakeholders. We are closely monitoring the situation here in Sapporo and around the country, and are regularly in contact with our government, so that appropriate support programs can be developed._Border MeasuresCurrent Border Measures & RestrictionsTravel Information for Business Travelers_Public Health Information & Safety TipsMultilingual Medical Institutions & SupportHokkaido COVID-19 Information SiteSapporo Help Desk for Foreign Residents

  • Sapporo Convention Center achieves GBAC STAR Facility Accreditation


    Sapporo Convention Center achieves GBAC STAR Facility Accreditation

    Over the past year, Sapporo Convention Center has been playing a vital role in our city's response to COVID-19, providing its space and operation know-how for the mass vaccination center.Committed to safe events, it is now one of the few convention facilities in Japan to receive the GBAC STAR Facility Accreditation from the Global Biorisk Advisory Council, a Division of the International Sanitary Supply Association.

  • Hokkaido among World's Greatest Places of 2021


    Hokkaido among World's Greatest Places of 2021

    Highlighting its renowned winter scene, Hokkaido has been named one of 100 extraordinary destinations to explore by TIME Magazine.Learn more about the recent developments in the northern island of Japan and see which other destinations made the list via the link below.