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Latest Updates"CANCELED" FUKUOKA: Fukuoka Investment Seminar in Tokyo "Fukuoka, an Asian Business Hub – Leading Value Creation"

Feb 12, 2020

Please join us and discover “Fukuoka Prefecture,” one of the leading innovation hubs in Asia.
This time, TOYOTA MOTOR KYUSHU, INC. and FUJITSU KYUSHU SYSTEMS, LTD. will talk about their open innovation activities. You will also get to know how a local accelerator STARTUP GOGO INC. is promoting this trend. Furthermore, multiple municipalities within Fukuoka prefecture will introduce their incentives, and a Nordic startup will explain why they chose Fukuoka as the entry point for the Asian market.
During the networking session, you can make connections with the key players while trying local specialties. We very much look forward to welcoming foreign affiliated companies as well as any individuals who are interested.

DATE and TIME March 9, 2020 (Monday) 16:30~20:00
Venue

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

Seminar Program

16:30~18:15
Introduction of the business environment in Fukuoka
Private corporations creating new values
  • Fujitsu Kyushu Systems Ltd. (Mr. MINAMI Yasuo, Director, Innovation Development Office)
  • Toyota Motor Kyushu, Inc. (Mr. UENO Naoaki , Project Manager, Future Technology & Business Dept.)
  • Startup GoGo, Inc. (Mr. KISHIHARA Toshihiro, Representative Director)
Incentives/supports provided by local municipalities (Fukuoka City, Kitakyushu City, Kurume City)
A foreign startup company entering the Asian market through Fukuoka
18:30~20:00
Networking
Organizer Fukuoka Prefecture, Fukuoka Foreign Investment Promotion Center
Co-Organizer Fukuoka City, Kitakyushu City, Kurume City, JETRO Fukuoka
Target Group Foreign companies, Diplomatic establishments, Foreign Chambers of Commerce in Japan, etc.
Fee Free of charge
Language Used Lectures available in English only
Seats Available 50 persons (Pre-registration required)
Application Deadline March 2nd, 2020 (Monday)
Details / Flyer / Application Form INVEST FUKUOKA (Fukuoka Foreign Investment Promotion Center)External site: a new window will open.

Inquiries / Contact

Fukuoka Foreign Investment Promotion Center
Contact Person: Mr. MIZOTA Kazuhisa
Tel: 092-643-3441, Fax: 092-643-3443
E-mail: info@investfk.jp