With academic institutions of global fame leading in the fields of geosciences, space sciences, agriculture, forestry, energy, veterinary sciences, and medical sciences, Sapporo has a lot to offer when it comes to the value of a meeting.
Founded in 1876, Hokkaido University, for instance, is one of the oldest universities in Japan that conducts world- leading education and research. Among the university's awards and achievements is the Nobel Prize in Chemistry, won by Professor Emeritus Akira Suzuki in 2010.
Chief among convention venues, Sapporo Convention Center boasts a wide range of meeting rooms catering to all kinds of conferences and business events. It easily accommodates large gatherings of up to 2,500 participants and is conveniently located in just a six-minute ride on subway from downtown.
- Largest Hall