There were also many visitors from Japan to observe and learn from England's experience of hosting the RWC in preparation of RWC 2019 and Tokyo 2020
Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Governor Yoichi Masuzoe of Tokyo
had meetings with Lord Holmes, Former Director of Paralympic Integration at the London Olympics and Sir Philip Craven, International Paralympic Committee President to discuss Tokyo 2020, and the Minister in charge of the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games, Toshiaki Endo
, called on the Culture, Media and Sport Secretary, John Whittingdale, to strengthen Japan-UK cooperation for RWC 2019 and Tokyo 2020.