Decision reached on Japan as host of 35th Conference and
Annual General Meeting of Asia Pacific Occupational Safety and
Health Organization (APOSHO35) in October 2021

Dates & Formats

General participants:

Wednesday, October 27 to Thursday, October 28, 2021
Program: Opening Ceremony, Plenary session, Technical Session
Format: Participation online, recordings available for viewing on-demand
for one month after APOSHO35

Leaflet for general participants

APOSHO members:

Tuesday, October 26 to Friday, October 29, 2021
Program: Opening Ceremony, Plenary session, Technical Session,
Committee Meetings, General Meeting, other
Format: Participation on-site and participation online (Selectable)
(Planned venue: Tokyo (Japan Industrial Safety and Health Association [JISHA],
other) (Please note that the conference format may change depending on the
situation of COVID-19.)

Leaflet for APOSHO members


Under the theme of “Designing OSH for sustainable development for all” , APOSHO35 aims to improve the level of occupational safety and health in the Asian region, participating countries and companies by disseminating information, conducting joint studies, and exchanging ideas on safety and health to promote mutual understanding and build networks.

Registration Fees

General participants:

Free to participate online and view recordings
(advance registration required)

APOSHO members:

Currently being finalized
(details to be released and registration to start around May)

※ Registration will start around late June.


APOSHO, the acronym for the Asia Pacific Occupational Safety and Health Organization, is an international body composed of non-profit professional organizations devoted to the prevention of occupational accidents and diseases in the Asia-Pacific region. The first Conference and Annual Meeting took place in Singapore in August 1985. The conference and annual meeting is held by turns on a rotating basis by each organizations and will be held in Tokyo in 2021.
Japan will host the conference for the first time in 32 years since it last hosted the conference in 1989.

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