The Rugby World Cup is coming to Japan in 2019! Twenty teams from all over world will play 48 matches in 12 cities across Japan, from September 20 to November 2, 2019.
The Rugby Alliance, a coalition of 8 national foreign chambers in Japan, will host this event at Happo-en, marking that in one year hence Japan will host one of the biggest global sporting events of 2019. The Rugby Alliance’s mission is to support Japan’s delivery of the 2019 Rugby World Cup, fostering a legacy of more inclusive communities that embrace opportunities for international business and exchange.
The ACCJ is pleased to be co-hosting this special event with over 300 friends and colleagues from the following Chambers:
• Australian New Zealand Chamber of Commerce in Japan
• British Chamber of Commerce in Japan
• Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Japan
• French Chamber of Commerce in Japan
• Italian Chamber of Commerce in Japan
• Ireland Japan Chamber of Commerce
• South African Chamber of Commerce in Japan
Also in attendance will be representatives from the RWC 2019 host cities, as well as rugby organizing bodies in Japan.
There will be limited number of tickets available for each chamber, so please register quickly!
David Hackett, Naoki Matsumura , Roy Tomizawa, Co-Chairs
Aiko Okada, Sam Pearson, David Wouters Vice Chairs
ACCJ Olympics and Sports Business Committee
Timothy Connor, Ruth Marie Jarman, Robert Melson, Co-Chairs
ACCJ Special Events Committee
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