Press Release

2024.03.27 EXPO 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan General Sponsorship of “Theme Week”

Japan Association for the 2025 World Exposition (hereinafter referred to as “the Association”) is pleased to announce the General Sponsorship of EXPO 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan (hereinafter referred to as “the Expo”) as follows; The association obtained approvals from a wide range of companies from various sectors. General sponsorship of theme week reached seven.

With one year to go before the opening of Expo, preparations for “Agenda 2025”, a program of the theme week organized by the Association are steadily underway. We are still in discussion with a number of companies for General Sponsorship and will announce new sponsors and organizations as soon as they are decided.

The Association is still accepting applications from companies and organizations to sponsor the “Program Sponsorship”, which provides supports for business plannings for specific program projects of the Theme Weeks. We are also accepting inquiries about “Theme Week Connect”, efforts to solve global-scale issues related to the eight themes, which will be held outside the Expo site.

■Supporting Companies(The order of the Japanese syllabary, Titles omitted)
・Azbil Corporation(Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo President & Group CEO Kiyohiro Yamamoto)
・ONO PHARMACEUTICAL CO.,LTD.(Osaka City, Osaka President and Chief Executive Officer  Gyo Sagara)
・Electric Power Development Co., Ltd. (J-Power)(Chuo-ku, Tokyo Representative Director President and Chief Executive Officer  Kanno Hitoshi)
・Hitachi Astemo, Ltd.(Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo Representative Director, President and CEO  Kohei Takeuchi)
・Fuji Electric Co., Ltd.(Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo Chairman of Board and CEO  Michihiro Kitazawa)

■Content of Sponsor
Overall Sponsor

Through sponsorship, you can support the overall project, including the overall publicity of the theme week, and participate in the project planning of the theme week program “Agenda 2025”, which is organized and implemented by the Association.

■The number of General Sponsor of theme week(As of March 27, 2024): Seven
■List of General Sponsorship of theme week (in Japanese alphabetical order)

(As of March 27, 2024)
●New Sponsors

(For reference) 

■Recruitment for theme week/general sponsorship
Hold “Theme Weeks” at EXPO 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan ― Start to recruit General Sponsorship ― (Press Release of Jan.18, 2023)

■Theme Structures and concept of theme setting/Program Sponsorship
Announce the theme structures of “theme weeks” of the Expo ― Start to call for program sponsorship ― (Press Release of June 2, 2023)

■“Theme Weeks Calendar”
Theme Weeks Calendar for EXPO 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan “Theme Weeks”Decided (Press Release of October 25, 2023)

■”Theme Weeks Connect”
“Theme Weeks Connect” Initiative to Hold, Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan
“Theme Weeks” Throughout Japan Launched (Press Release of December 12, 2023)

▽For inquiries about theme weeks
Theme Weeks Section, Policy and Planning Department, Policy and Planning Bureau,
Japan Association for the 2025 World Exposition

 ・For inquiries about program sponsorship
 ・For inquiries about “Theme Week Connect”


Global Communication Department, Japan Association for the 2025 World Exposition