Receptions & Tours

Welcome Reception

Due to the long schedule, we have decided to have a welcome lunch reception in lieu of a dinner reception. The menu will include both Japanese and Western dishes. We regret that vegetarian, vegan or Halal menu items may not be available. Please note that the reception is only for registered participants.

Date: Sunday, January 20, 2019
Time: 12:00 to 12:45
Location: Nagoya Sakae Tokyu REI Hotel
Cost: Free for registered participants

Asahi Brewery Tour

Sightseeing tours

Join us for a unique tour inside the factory of one of Japan’s largest beverage companies. The guided tour in English will show and explain to you the product manufacturing process, packaging, environmental activities as well as corporate social responsibility initiatives undertaken by Asahi. After the tour, all participants will be permitted to enjoy tasting (3) glasses of any Asahi beverage products you wish: soft drinks, juice, tea and beer are all available. We will depart the venue hotel as a group promptly at 13:00 p.m.

Date: Monday, January 21, 2019
Time: 13:00 to 15:00
Rally Point: 1st floor entrance of the Tokyu REI Hotel
Cost: Tour is free-of-charge; however, we do ask participants to assume the costs of public transportation to and from Asahi
Guests: Not Permitted

The tour is free of charge for registered participants. Please note that Asahi sets a condition on the tour size. If the minimum number of tour participants is not met, then this tour may not be available.