MICE facilities are noticeable city infrastructure in the world, since they activate economic activities of business companies, develop science and technologies, culture and arts, and promotes discussions to solve social issues. MICE facilities can be considered as a bigger complex of hotels and conventions which are popular for foreign business managers and several experts in every country. Therefore, more countries would construct and operate MICE facilities from now.In this lecture, we will review operation and project scheme of Pacifico YOKOHAMA, which is the most popular MICE facility in Japan and a core of new business districts in Yokohama City, especially from viewpoints of PPP. Then, we will discuss the required PPP in MICE facility business.
The lecturer explains characteristics of the Japan Financial Service Agency (JFSA), as an integrated Financial Authority. Then, based on the recent “JFSA Strategic Priorities,” he explores JFSA’s initiatives for user-oriented financial services, including supervisory approach, regional financial institutions issues, long-term asset accumulation, sustainable finance and financial digitalization.