The Fédération Internationale de Gymnastique (FIG) Congress was held in Tokyo from Saturday, October 15th to Thursday, October 20th 2016, the first time it had taken place in Japan.
On Tuesday, October 18th, representatives from 20 local governments across Japan gathered in Tokyo to host a Tokyo Olympic training camp information session for the representatives of the 119 countries and regions participating in the conference.
Fukushima Prefecture also operated a booth in collaboration with local governments from within the prefecture in the hopes of inviting a gymnastics team to Fukushima.