Narita and Haneda expansion

Tokyo 2020 Olympics will bring 800.000 visitors over a period of 2 months until the end of Paralympics. Addition to that, Tourism is booming going from 10M tourists in 2010 to 40M expected in 2020. Needless to say that airports and flights are packed, many new routes are opening to secondary cities, like Komatsu (Kanazawa) […]

Paralympics

Dont forget or underestimate the Paralympics games coming to Japan at the end of August 2020. Accessibility, diversity and inclusion are the future of Japan and many other nations. Making public spaces, hotels and restaurants accessible will be a must for Japan who just passed the rate of 70000 people over 100 yesterday!  

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 […]