Visitor FAQ

As CPhI Japan is a trade event, no one under 18 years will be allowed to enter the exhibition.

  • With more than 50% of Japan’s APIs imported into the country for generic drugs manufacturing, CPhI Japan’s CPhI Zone presents a huge opportunity for ingredients & manufacturing solution providers to showcase their products and services to the region’s leading decision-makers.

  • Japan’s clinical trial sector will continue to strengthen over the coming years following increased government investment in transforming the landscape and speeding-up drug approval times. ICSE Japan is an important opportunity for CRO & CMO companies to showcase their products and services to Japanese & Asian decision-makers.

  • P-MEC Japan presents the opportunity to showcase pioneering pharmaceutical machinery, lab equipment and analytical technology for the production of APIs and intermediates to Japanese and Asian pharmaceutical decision makers.

  • Japan’s biopharma market is rapidly growing, with over 70% of approved biopharmaceuticals in Japan provided by foreign companies. Japan’s premier bio-tech event, bioLIVE Japan presents the perfect opportunity to showcase new treatment methods arising from biotechnical processes to the region’s pharmaceutical decision-makers.

  • Japan is one of the countries that dominates the global pharma packaging market and is the largest within the Asia-Pacific region. InnoPack Japan presents the perfect opportunity for you to showcase your innovations in drug delivery systems and health product packaging before Japanese and Asian pharmaceutical decision-makers.

  • Did you know that the greatest potential for growth in Japan lies with finished dose drugs? After the launch of FDF in 2018, the zone continues to grow –a great opportunity to showcase your products to Japanese and Asian pharma decision-makers.

  • Natural extracts play a huge role in both the health and food industries in Japan. They are used as ingredients in pharmaceuticals, nutraceuticals and cosmeceuticals, as well as traditional Chinese medicine (known as ‘kampo’ in Japan). CPhI Japan’s brand new natural extracts zone is the number one opportunity for suppliers of natural extracts to meet pharmaceutical and traditional Chinese medicine manufacturers in Japan.


Wednesday 14 April 2021: 10:00 - 18:00

Thursday 15 April 2021: 10:00 - 18:00

Friday 16 April 2021: 10:00 - 17:00

CPhI Japan will take place Big Sight Exhibition Centre, Tokyo, Japan

Sure! We have prepared for you a justification toolkit including a justfication letter that can be tailored to meet your needs and make things easier to organize a request for approval to attend the event!

Online registration remains free until the last day of the show. Onsite registration costs 3,000 yen.

Registration for CPhI Japan 2020 is not open yet. Enter your details here to be kept up to date with the latest news.

Visitor ticket to the event is free when you pre-register online and will also give you access to the co-located events.

JTB Corp has been appointed as CPhI Japan’s official accommodation agency. They have secured a wide range of hotels with options available for each price bracket. The selection will be available closer to the next event.

We can help you with your visa application by providing a visa invitation letter. To request your visa invitation letter, first register to attend the event, and then log into your ‘Visitor My Page’ via this link. You will receive your login details in the registration confirmation email. Visitor registration for CPhI 2020 will open in end of March 2020.

We have partnered with SkyTeam to secure discounted airline rates for our visitors. We’re offering 15% discount on both economy and business class travel. Go to SkyTeam Global Meetings - promo code will be available soon.

You can consult the 2020 exhibitor list here.
You can filter by alphabetical order and pavilion name here.

You can consult the 2020 exhibitor list here.

The floorplans will be available for download closer to the event.

New venue for 2020 - Hall 6 at the Intex Osaka Exhibition Centre.

You can only consult online the 2020 exhibitor list here.

There will be free wifi available in the halls.

Our free matchmaking service allows you to identify the exhibitors and visitors you’re interested in, make contact prior to the show and schedule meetings onsite. If there’s a particular company you’d like to meet at CPhI Japan, we highly recommend reaching out pre-show. The matchmaking platform for CPhI Japan 2020 will be available six weeks before the event.