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Latest UpdatesWAKAYAMA: Wakayama Prefecture Promotion Seminar for IT Companies -Creating a working environment through IoT in Shirahama, one of the best resort destinations in Japan- (February 13)

Dec 18, 2017

Thanks to progress in terms of both "work-style reform" and "work-life balance" through technological advances such as IoT and AI, IT companies have been steadily setting up satellite offices in the Tanabe-Shirahama area, which is also blessed with abundant nature and has easy access from Tokyo.
This seminar will present the IT-related and business environments of Shirahama as well as the preferential schemes of the prefecture.
Individual cases will also be introduced by companies which have located in the area and a networking event will be held for participants.

Date Tuesday, February 13th, 2018 16 : 30-19 : 00 (Open at 16 : 00)
Venue

JETRO IBSC Hall (Ark Mori Bldg. 7F, 12-32, Akasaka 1-chome, Minato-ku, Tokyo)

Program

Part1 Japanese/English simultaneous interpretation

16 : 30-17 : 00
"Business environment of Wakayama Prefecture"
Takeharu Yamanishi
Director General Commerce, Industry, Tourism and Labor Department Wakayama Prefectural Government
17 : 00-17 : 40
"Introduction of companies located in Wakayama Prefecture"
  • Takashi Itoh
    Vice President, Corporate Strategy & Sales Development salesforce.com Co., Ltd.
  • Naoaki Mashita
    Representative Director President & CEO (Founder) V-cube, Inc.
17 : 40-18 : 00
"Support from Shirahama's local government"
Kazuhiro Sakamoto (Shirahama Town)

Part2

18 : 00-19 : 00
"Networking event"
Organizer Wakayama Prefectural government, JETRO Wakayama
Language Japanese and English by simultaneous translation
Participants Japanese companies in capital area, Foreign companies, Diplomatic establishments, Foreign chambers of commerce in Japan, etc.
Fee Free
Seats Available 50 persons (First served basis)
Deadline of Application Friday, February 9th, 2018
Application For more information, please see the following PDFPDF file (1.5MB) .
Inquiry
Wakayama Prefectural Government Corporate Promotions Division
Tel: 073-441-2748
E-mail: e0622001@pref.wakayama.lg.jp