New Webinar Series #4                                                        Scaling up your business in Japan - how and why

Webinar #4 presents expert advice from leading Japanese corporations based in Australia along with a unique perspective from a specialist VC facilitating business between Australia and Japan.

We are delighted to have on our panel:


Ms Wendy Holdenson, Executive Vice President and Director, Mitsui & Co Australia

Mr Naohiro Furukawa, General Manager, R & D Centre, Hitachi Australia

Mr Doron Ben-Meir, Chair, InterValley Ventures


Are you interested in hearing Japanese corporates talk about their innovative technology from Australia? Are you keen to hear of the investment Japanese companies are making in innovative technology?

Do you have questions about how to approach Japanese VC for funding? Then tune in as this promises to be a unique and interesting discussion.


Mitsui & Co Australia is a leading exporter of Australia‚Äôs key natural resources and agricultural commodities. Mitsui has global expertise in direct investment, finance, marketing and logistics and often works in partnership with leading Australian and international companies.

Hitachi Australia is collaborating with industry and government to deliver cutting-edge technology that meets global demands. Hitachi is committed to continue to grow and invest in Australia including through its Social Innovation activities. 

InterValley Ventures is a specialty VC that leverages high quality, scalable, early stage Australian technology companies into the Japanese market, complementing the strategic direction of an increasing number of Japanese corporates.

Date & Time:

10 November 2020

2:00 PM- 3:15 PM (ADST - Australian Daylight Savings Time)

Who should attend:  High growth Australian tech companies interested in scaling up into the Japanese market
Costs: These events are free, but participants must register. The registration confirmation email will include all webinar log-on information.
Register Online


Once you click on the above link, you will leave the JETRO website.

After you have registered the webinar link will be forwarded to you separately ahead of the event.

Please note that this event is organised in partnership with Austrade.

For futher information contact:

Catherine Taylor
Senior Client Lead