What is the 2025 Japan World Expo Committee?

Various organizations such as governments, including Osaka Prefecture and Osaka City, the business community (enterprises) and individuals participate as members.

The Committee aims to promote Osaka/Kansai's bid for the World Expo 2025, not only as the local community of Osaka/Kansai, but as the whole country.

What are the activities of the Committee?

The host country will be voted on by 170 BIE member countries (*1).

The World Expo Committee, along with the country’s diplomacy, conducts activities to promote Japan as the host country to BIE member countries.

The Committee will also implement activities to elevate our nation's expectations (excitement) for the World Expo.

*1: Will be voted on at the fall congress in 2018

  • When

    May 3 - November 3, 2025 (185 days)

  • Where

    Yumeshima, Osaka (10km away from the center of the city)

  • Transportation

    Less than 30 min. from Osaka Station and less than 60 min. from Kansai International Airport by car

  • Theme

    Designing Future Society for Our Lives

  • Subtopic

    How to Lead a Healthy Life in a Diverse Manner
    Sustainable Socioeconomic Systems

  • Expected total number of visitors

    Approximately 28 million