From 24-28 June, Fukuoka hosted 38,000 lions and lionesses from 120 countries and regions for the 99th Lions Club International Convention. This was the first time the event has been held in Japan since Osaka hosted the event in 2002.
International Congress on Advanced Applied Informatics (IIAI AAI 2016) was held in Kumamoto from July 10-14, 2016. It is the first international conference held in Kumamoto after the earthquakes occurred in April. Over 400 people from 18 countries and regions attended the event.
To support travels to Kyushu, some support programs will be provided free of charge for incentive groups that meet the various predetermined criteria. Please see the details from the following website.