JETRO will hold “JETRO Business Connect 2021” as an online business matching event to connect foreign and foreign-affiliated companies with Japanese companies throughout all of Japan. We will offer participating companies opportunities for PR through online pitch events and online meetings with world-class companies, universities, research institutes, and local governments in each region. More info
(2) Event date:
At the end of October: Confirmation of participating companies
From late November to early December: Opening pitch event
＊Presentation by the participating foreign companies
From December to March 2022: Online business matchings
(3) Target Category and Participating regions:
Foreign and foreign-affiliated companies that are interested in working with Japanese companies, universities and research institutes in one of the following categories.
Health Tech: Miyagi Prefecture, Mie Prefecture and Kyoto City
Factory Tech: Fukuoka Prefecture, Kitakyushu City and Fukuoka City
Travel Tech: Hokkaido Prefecture and Kyoto Prefecture
(4) Application period:
From September 15th to October 15th 5PM (JST)
(5) Main programs:
Pitch presentations from foreign companies and individual matching sessions with local companies, universities and research institutes.
(6) Application form: https://www.jetro.go.jp/form5/pub/jaf/rbc2021