Latest UpdatesTOKYO: Applications open for “Invest Tokyo Seminar Autumn 2018” & BizMatch event (Sep 25th)

Aug 16, 2018

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government (TMG), in joint sponsorship with JETRO, will be holding the event, “Invest Tokyo Seminar Autumn 2018” on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 for strengthening relationships among foreign companies and SMEs in Tokyo.
During the first half of the seminar, Tokyo and JETRO will present their activities to attract foreign companies as well as the advantages of the Special Zone from foreign companies’ perspectives. The latter half of the seminar will be a business-matching session with foreign companies in Tokyo targeting Tokyo-based companies.
We call for participants these events. Please register in advance before you join.
For more details, kindly refer to the followings.

Date Tuesday, September 25th, 2018 from 1 : 30 to 5 : 45 p.m. (Registration from 1 : 00 p.m.)
Venue Large Conference Room, 5th fl., TMG No.1 BuildingExternal site: a new window will open. (2-8-1 Nishishinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo)
1st session (1 : 30 p.m. to 2 : 05 p.m.)
[Audience] Foreign and foreign-affiliated companies, foreign and Japanese entrepreneurs, foreign embassies and chambers of commerce in Tokyo, Tokyo-based SMEs, etc.
  • Opening remarks by Takahiro Matsushita, Deputy Director General, Office of the Governor for Policy Planning, Tokyo Metropolitan Government
  • ”JETRO’s Activities for Promoting Direct Investment in Japan,” by Invest Japan Department, JETRO (TBD)
  • ”The Tokyo Metropolitan Government’s Initiatives to Attract Foreign Companies,” by Tomoe Otsuka, Director for Attraction of Foreign Companies, Coordination Division, Office of the Governor for Policy Planning, Tokyo Metropolitan Government
  • ”Attractiveness of the Special Economic Zone as Seen by a Company Supported by the Set-Up Program,” by a foreign company that operates in the Special Economic Zones (TBD)
  • Q&A
2nd session (2 : 15 p.m. to 5 : 45 p.m.)
[Target participants] Tokyo-based companies (We also welcome the participation of foreign and foreign-affiliated companies)
  • Business Pitch (Presentation) by foreign companies
  • Business-Matching (advance booking required) with foreign companies
After business matching, participants can join networking and exchange business cards with other participants.
Host Tokyo Metropolitan Government
Co-host JETRO
Sponsor The Tokyo Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Language Japanese and English (with simultaneous interpretation)
Fee Free
Seating Capacity Approximately 100 people (advance application required)
* Please note that we may decline your application for participation because the capacity of the venue is limited.
Application Please see below for the details and registration.
Invest Tokyo Seminar Autumn 2018External site: a new window will open.
Application deadline September 11th (Tue), 2018


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