Latest Updates"Fukuoka" Fukuoka Foreign Investment Promotion Seminar 2017  Attractiveness of Fukuoka as a Business Center in Asia (January 31)

Dec 26, 2016

We are planning to hold the “Fukuoka Foreign Investment Promotion Seminar 2017” in Tokyo as shown below. In this seminar, the excellent business and living environment and incentive programs of Fukuoka Prefecture are introduced in order to promote understanding of and motivation for locating in the prefecture.
There will be presentations given by foreign companies active in Fukuoka and an introduction of efforts made through local industry-academia-government collaboration.
In addition, we would like to encourage you to join the networking session following the presentations.

Date Tuesday, January 31, 2017 (16 : 30-19 : 00)

IBSC Hall, 7th Floor, JETRO Headquarters in Tokyo
(ARK Mori Building, 12-32 Akasaka 1-chome, Minato-ku, Tokyo)

  • Introduction of Fukuoka business environment and industrial projects
  • Introduction of foreign companies active in Fukuoka Prefecture
    (Speaker: Mr. Richard Kelly, President of ALFA LAVAL)
  • Introduction of industry-academia-government collaboration
    (Speaker: Organization for Promotion Academic City by Kyushu University and Kyushu University)
  • Information on the living environment in Fukuoka
    (Speaker: Mr. Nick Szasz, President of Fukuoka Now, Ltd.)
  • Networking (with buffet-style catering)
Sponsors Fukuoka Prefectural Government, Fukuoka Foreign Investment Promotion Center
Co-sponsor JETRO Fukuoka
  • Finnish Chamber of Commerce in Japan
  • Norwegian Chamber of Commerce in Japan
  • Danish Chamber of Commerce in Japan
  • German Chamber of Commerce in Japan (Applied)
Language Japanese & consecutive interpretation in English
Membership fee Free
Participants 30 persons (first-come-first-served)
Deadline of Application Tuesday, January 24, 2017

The application form can be downloaded from the bottom of the following webpageExternal site: a new window will open., under the title "【Application Form】Fukuoka Foreign Investment Promotion Seminar 2017"
Please complete the form and send it by fax or e-mail to the Fukuoka Foreign Investment Promotion Center.

Fukuoka Foreign Investment Promotion Center
(Fukuoka Prefectural Gov. Investment Promotion Div.)
Mr. Mizota
TEL :  092-643-3441
FAX : 092-643-3443
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