Japanese Investor Pitch Event (March 06, 2014)
Event date: Thursday, March 13, 2014
Please come join us at the JETRO Japanese Investor Pitch Event on March 13. Several selected startups from Japan will pitch to a panel of judges.
For more information and to register, please visit here.
Meeting Japanese Game Developers at Game Connection America 2014 (February 20, 2014)
Event Date: March 17 - 19, 2014
Japanese gaming companies will gather at Game Connection America 2014 in San Francisco to seek business opportunities with foreign gaming companies. If you are interested in meeting with Japanese game developers, please join our booth.
JETRO Kizuna Presentation: Japan’s Economy and the Recovery of Tohoku (February 18, 2014)
Event Date: March 14, 2014
The Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) Chicago office and the Consulate General of Japan at Chicago, in partnership with the Japan-America Society of Indiana and the Indiana Japan Chamber, will host a special presentation on Friday, March 14th in Indianapolis. This event is being presented in commemoration of the 3rd Anniversary of The Great East Japan Earthquake and will examine the state of Japan’s economic recovery, both at the national level and in the areas affected by the disaster.
To register, please click here.
Japan is Back: The Phenomenon of Abenomics (February 18, 2014)
Event Date: March 13, 2014
As part of the programming for Kizuna 3: Unbroken Circle, which commemorates the third anniversary of the Japan Earthquake and Tsunami, we are honored to announce a special seminar, featuring a keynote address by Mr. Ichiro Soné, Chief Executive Officer, JETRO Chicago; Ms. Akiko Nakagawa, Director General of the Trade Fair Dept., JETRO Tokyo; and moderated by Mr. Greg Burns, Chicago Tribune Editorial Board Member. Mr. Soné will provide an update on the progress of Abenomics, the economic reform measures put forth by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. He will also speak about the structural changes the Japan economy will soon undertake which are key to the success of Abenomics.
Kizuna Economic Seminar (February 13, 2014)
Event Date: March 12, 2014
On Wednesday, March 12, 2014, the International Studies & Programs at the University of Missouri-St. Louis, The Japan America Society of St. Louis, the Consulate General of Japan at Chicago, the Chicago office of the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) and the St. Louis Regional Chamber will host the Kizuna Economic Seminar. This event is being presented in commemoration of the 3rd Anniversary of The Great East Japan Earthquake and will examine the state of Japan’s economic recovery, both at the national level and in the areas affected by the disaster.
Japan-U.S. Clean Tech Opportunities: Navigating Post-Fukushima Japan @ Cleantech Forum (February 05, 2014)
Event Date:March 12-13, 2014
Clean-tech opportunities for U.S. companies in Japan, Japanese firms in the U.S., and cross-border collaboration have never been greater due to Japan's restructuring from the 2011 Tohoku earthquake. Please come join us at Cleantech Forum for a lively and interactive converstation with leading business and technology experts to look at emerging opportunities for both U.S. and Japanese firms on both sides of the Pacific.
To listen to the webinar, Japan-U.S. Clean Tech Collaboration: Post-Fukushima Opportunities (Feb. 4, 2014), please click here.
Japan Pavilion at The Seafood Expo North America 2014 (January 30, 2014)
Event Date: March 16-18, 2014
JETRO is pleased to present the Japan Pavilion at the Seafood Expo North America 2014 (formerly known as the International Boston Seafood Show) at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center in Boston, Massachusetts. The Japan Pavilion, located at booth 2365, provides the best opportunity for you to experience high quality seafood products.