事業内容Business contents

Tourism Working Group

Objective

      Improvement of recognition of Kyushu as a tour destination
      Activation of inbound/outbound tourism
      Expansion of function of Fukuoka metropolitan area as a gateway to Kyushu

2018 Business plan

Examination of sustainable MICE encouragement structure (Group)

Gathering information and reporting in the group to Enrich international competitiveness of MICE attraction and examine methods for promoting inbound tourists


Section Meeting of examination of business models in tourism

Promoting measures to expand "Fukuoka City gateway function" by examining inbound tourism and MICE businesses which contribute to "night time economy" that attracting attention as an effort to increase consumption of travelers by activating night time activities and increasing their staying time by improving satisfaction.


eSports x section meeting of business creation

eSports is a competition which is considered to be an official event at the Asian Games (Jakarta) in 2018 and in 2022, and the Olympic, Paralympic Games in 2024 (Paris). It is a great opportunity to promote the game industry and the region by encouraging eSports business since Fukuoka city has industry-academia-government cooperating organization for game industry promotion, with the increased momentum of attracting eSports tournaments to the city such as by establishing Japan eSports Union.

By promoting eSports and its business creation, we will realize a prosperous society utilizing eSports and promotion of content and sports industry which are positioned as priority areas for attracting MICE by Fukuoka City.