We have accumulated trust, experience, and operation technologies that represents Japan.

  • Simultaneous Interpretation and Conference Communication Systems, Planning & Operations
  • Audio Visual Services for Events
  • Equipment Rental
  • Hotel-resident Technical Staff
  • Operation-Contract for Hotels and Conference & Meeting Facilities
  • Planning, Installation, Maintenance & Renewal

Offices & Services

Head Office
Executive & General Affairs
9,Honshio-cho,Shinjuku-ku,Tokyo 160-0003
Phone 03-3357-3071 Fax.03-3357-3082
http://www.hoso.co.jp
Communication Division (Ryogoku Office)
Planning & Operations
Simultaneous Interpreting Systems
Audio-Visual Systems

2-14-15,Tatekawa,Sumida-ku,Tokyo 130-0023
Phone 03-3846-5511 Fax.03-3846-5510
Hotel Division (Head Office)
Residential Operations
Audio-Visual and Lighting Systems

Phone 03-3357-3712 Fax.03-3357-3082

G7 Japan 2016 Ise-Shima

The 42nd Group of Seven (G7) Summit (the G7 Japan 2016 Ise-Shima) was held in Ise-Shima on May 26 and 27.
This G7 Japan 2016 Ise-Shima was the sixth time Japan has hosted a G7 Summit. The Summit is scheduled to be held in Sicily, Italy next year. Hoso Service Center planned and operated the five-language simultaneous interpretation system (English, French, German, Italian and Japanese) at the Summit Meeting; the nine-language simultaneous interpretation system, which featured an additional four languages, at the Outreach Meeting; and operated the five-language simultaneous interpretation system (Japanese, English, German, French and Italian) for the Press Conference by the Chair of the Summit.

Additionally, Hoso Service Center planned and operated the audio and simultaneous interpretation systems for President Barack Obama’s visit to Hiroshima.

2012 Annual Meetings IMF/World Bank Group

From October 9 to 16, 2012, finance ministers and central bank governors from 188 member countries took part in the 2012 Annual Meetings of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank Group held in Tokyo and Sendai. More than 200 related events were organized, including the Annual Meetings Plenary, committee meetings, seminar programs, workshops, lectures, and press briefings. Discussions focused on the challenges facing the global economy, while the Sendai Dialogue, held in Sendai, one of the disaster-stricken areas, included meetings on disaster mitigation and development.

Hoso Service Center, Inc. was responsible for planning and operating the conference’s simultaneous interpreting system (covering up to 10 languages) and conference audio system. This included managing systems, equipment and staff at the Tokyo International Forum (20 venues including 800 conference microphones and 12,000 receivers), the Imperial Hotel (20 venues) and Hotel Okura Tokyo (6 venues). Our expertise and hard work on this occasion helped contribute to the success of one of the world’s largest international conferences.

APEC JAPAN 2010

We were in charge of the simultaneous interpreting system & audio-visual operations of the Summit meeting and ministerial meetings.

During the G8 Hokkaido Toyako Summit of 2008, 12 meetings were held and a Media Center was operated. We were in charge of the Simultaneous Interpreting System & Audio-visual Operations of not only the Summit/Media Center, but also of the 11 meetings.

Communication Division

Technology, equipment and service representative of Japan

We have been in charge of planning and operations for simultaneous interpreting systems at major government and private sector meetings including all the previous G7/G8 Summits held in Tokyo, Kyushu-Okinawa, and Hokkaido-Toyako in addition to Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), International Conference on the Reconstruction of Afghanistan, Nagano Winter Olympics, and the World Gas Conference.

Accumulation and application of reliable technology, equipment and experiences

  • We have accumulated and utilize only top-level technology and equipment due to our participation in events and meetings that are symbolic and epoch-making in their time.
  • We are able to provide operations that require teamwork across different specialized areas, such as simultaneous interpreting, total planning of audio-visual systems and in recent years, system operation through a digital communication network with the use of communication lines.
  • We have gained imperceptible “top-level trust” in such areas as long-term preparation, planning and cooperation for operations at the secretariat, logistics, set up and removal, and protection of confidentiality.

For all types of meetings and events

On an annual basis we are involved in up to 2,000 domestic and overseas events and meetings. Please feel free to contact us.

Hotel Division

Since 1965 the Hotel Division has pioneered the field to provide residential operations of engineer service at hotels, international conference and convention halls, and assembly halls.

Reassuring total technical service

As a member of each facility:

  • Operation and planning responsive to each event or meeting and planning that includes equipment rental and other procurement.
  • Operation of audio, lighting and visual facilities and equipment.
  • Technical support for the maintenance, installation and renewal of facilities and equipments.

Complete as a “service”

In addition to the technology trusted by the hotels, international conference and convention halls, and assembly halls that all represent Japan, to which we provide our “residential” service, we have developed service standards and sincerity in our work to tailor a seamless service for each venue. It is this that has guided the formulation of our genuine corporate culture.

System Division

Service with practical technology and experiences at its basis

The Technical Solutions Section(Communication Division) endeavors to implement planning and design that are “user-friendly, trustworthy and cost effective” to the clients with the vast amount of operations technology and experiences of the Communications Division and Hotel Division at its basis.
As can be seen from past results, we are delivering and providing services to clients in various sectors, from government and public-interest corporations to international conference and conventional halls nationwide, hotels, assembly halls, industrial sector, enterprises, universities, academic research organizations.

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