Fifth Meeting of the Mascot Selection Process Panel

The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games held the fifth meeting of its Mascot Selection Panel on 23 February.

Topics discussed at this meeting included the mascot naming method and ways to incorporate children's perspectives into the mascot's design.

Final approval of the mascot selection method will be made by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the International Paralympic Committee (IPC).

The 6th Mascot Selection Panel meeting is scheduled for Monday 6th March, when entry rules and other topics will be covered.

Tokyo 2020 Games Mascots