what is ecoplaza
About Eco Plaza
It is a general exhibition hall
where you canlearn about environmental issues,
promote environmental information
and generate future-oriented businesses.
Osaka ATC Green Eco Plaza has an area of 4,500㎡. Since its foundation in 2000, it has been offering the latest information on the environment through providing environmental learning, seminars, exhibitions of corporate products, and CSR activity reports mainly for companies/the government, schools, and more recently, group tours from overseas.
In addition, it is a place that companies can utilize as a venue for sharing information to promote and develop environmentally conscious innovation,leading to prosperous development at both the regional and national level in the future.
In September 2015, the UN Summit adopted the agenda, “2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.” Many items regarding the environment are included in the 17 development goals of the “SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals),” which are the international goals from 2016 to 2030 indicated in the agenda. Osaka ATC Green Eco Plaza supports generating eco-business for the future.
- Osaka Sustainable Development Promotion Center [Osaka ATC Green Eco Plaza]
- Founded in
- June 2000
- Founded by
- Osaka City, Asia and Pacific Trade Center Co.,Ltd.
- Sponsored by
- ATC Green Eco Plaza Executive Committee
(Osaka City, Asia and Pacific Trade Center Co.,Ltd., Nihon Keizai Shimbun, Inc.)
- ATC [Asia and Pacific Trade Center], ITM building 11F, West Side
- 2 Chome-1-10 Nankokita, Suminoe Ward, Osaka
- Venue size
- Open hours
- 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
- Closed on
- Mondays, New Years holidays
- Takashi Gunjima, Professor Emeritus of Doshisha University
- Endorsed by
- Kinki Regional Environment Office, Kansai Bureau of Economy, Trade and Industry, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism, Osaka Prefecture, Osaka Chamber of Commerce, Kansai Economic Federation, Kansai Association of Corporate Executives
Group training / Group tour
Osaka ATC Green Eco Plaza is used by many people as a place for learning about leading examples of eco-business and as a place for teaching children and students to learn about the environment.
As visitors tour around the facility, they are given easy to understand explanations by the staff about environmental issues, activities to protect the environment, and the measures and products of leading companies in good standing. Please take advantage of the tour for company training, school field trips and field works.
*Tours are in Japanese only, so overseas visitors will need to be accompanied by an interpreter.
How to book a group tour in advance
First, please make a tentative reservation by calling
- Group name
- Number of participants
- Requested day/time
- Overseas visitors need to be accompanied by an interpreter
*Tours are in Japanese only.
Please confirm the above information by phone to make a tentative reservation.
2. Send an application form by FAX or mail form
Within 2 weeks from the day you made a tentative reservation, please send an application form by FAX or by mail form. (If there are undecided matters, like the number of participants, please indicate it on the Note section and notify us by phone as soon as it is decided.)
STEP3parking space/temporary parking space
3. If you are arriving by bus, please reserve a parking space/temporary parking space.
If you are arriving by bus, you need to reserve a parking space, or temporary parking space for drop-offs, in advance. Please see [Bus Parking Information] below for details on how to reserve parking/temporary parking space. *If you are arriving by train, you don’t need this procedure. *If you are arriving by car, please use the general underground Daiichi parking (fee required).
STEP4On the day of the tour
4. On the day of the tour, please go the reception desk.
On the day of the tour, please go the reception desk of ATC Green Eco Plaza. (Take the No.6 elevator in ATC’s ITM building to go up to the 11th floor, get off the elevator and head right. The reception desk is right through the atrium.)
●If you wish to have a group tour, please check the availability of our schedule by calling the plaza.
●Tours take about 60 minutes on average.
*Please note that the time it takes to complete the tour may change depending on the number of participants.
*Although the plaza opens at 10:00 a.m., tours will start from 10:30 a.m.
*If you wish to cancel, please let us know as soon as it is decided.
・Notes and precautions for group tour participants
*Please contact us in advance if you need to change the number of participants/tour time or need to consult with us when checking out the venue beforehand.
*Please use the elevator upon arrival and when leaving. (Please refrain from using the escalator.)
*Please refrain from eating and drinking inside the building.
*Please refrain from taking pictures or videos of others, in order to protect their intellectual property rights.
*We accept reservations from 6 months in advance. You must complete the reservation by sending an application within 2 weeks of when you make a phone reservation.
・Bus Parking Information
*If you are arriving by bus, you can use the outdoor parking space (Bus parking at Piloti Square: ¥2,500 per bus)
or a temporary parking space for just getting on and off the bus (square in front of the post office: No fee required.) In either case,
please make a reservation in advance at the ATC management office.
→Reservation: ATC management office (Phone: 06-6615-5007）
*If you are arriving by car, using the ATC Daiichi Parking (1st floor of ITM building) is convenient.
→¥200/30 minutes, Maximum price: ¥800/day on weekdays and ¥1,000/day on weekends/holidays.
・Handling of personal information
Regarding the personal information you enter into this form, we will not use it for any other purposes whatsoever.
(From 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., excluding Mondays (Closed) and New Years Holidays.)
Request tours from here
Internet applications from here
Group tour applications by FAX from here
*If you are sending an application by FAX, download the application (PDF file) here, fill out required items and send it to us by FAX.