Tokyo 2020

As we are starting the countdown to the Olympics and Paralympics in July 2020, a number of challenges arise. One of the most concerning topics is the heat. Japan has an extreme climate and while winters are very dry and very cold with heavy snow in the north, summer is marked by a moonsoon (tsuyu […]

Tokyo 2020 – prepwork

Did you know that Tozai metro line “enjoys” a 200% occupancy during peak hours in Tokyo each morning. I usually take the Ginza line on Thursdays and Fridays and it is a squeeze in game with white gloves young platform employees “helping” to fit in. so, Tokyo is thinking about how to address the matter […]

Hachimura – Ohtani – Osaka

Lately, Japan comes high in the press around sport and displays something that is actually very rare in Japan, diversity!! Naomi Osaka became a star last year when winning Roland Garros, since then, she is sponsored by ANA, until then, I would question who in Japan was betting on her. She does not speak Japanese […]