Tokyo 2020; IBC/MPC (Tokyo Big Sight)

Photo: Martijn Giebels


Facts & Figures

  • Architect: AXS Satow
  • Year completed: 1996
  • Type: Existing
  • Floor area IBC: 40,000m2 of functional space, housing a variety of technical and administrative facilities for both Olympic Broadcasting Services (OBS) and Rights Holding Broadcasters.
  • Post-Games use: Convention and exhibition center.
  • Other facts: The IBC is the largest broadcast centre in the world.





Photo: Martijn Giebels


This post will be regularly updated in the run-up to the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. View an overview of all venues here.