[Global Exhibition] An Open Invitation to Suwa Area Industrial Messe 2018

May 18, 2018

Invitation to Suwa Area Industrial Messe 2018


JETRO is taking applications for manufacturers/distributors interested in doing business with Japan to attend the upcoming Suwa Area Industrial Messe 2018.

Download the application here.


 

DATE & TIME
Thursday-Saturday
October 18-20, 2018
9:30-4:30 PM JST
Last day ends at 4:00 PM.

VENUE
Suwa Lakeside Event Hall
Suwa City, Nagano Prefecture
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APPLY TO ATTEND

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* Deadline: June 29, 2018


OVERVIEW

JETRO Nagano is pleased to announce an open invitation to Suwa Area Industrial Messe 2018! This high precision tech exhibition is held every October in Suwa City, Nagano Prefecture.


JETRO is currently taking applications for manufacturers/distributors interested in doing business with Japan to attend this event. The selected candidate will be provided with round trip airfare as well as transportation and accommodation coverage in Japan.


Ideal candidates are corporate decision makers of purchasing activities for manufacturers and/or distributors of medical devices, electrical/electronic devices, automotive, industrial machinery, environmental equipment, etc.


Check event website for details: http://www.suwamesse.jp/en/




EXHIBITION RESULTS FROM 2017

  • • Number of exhibiting companies: 422
  • • Number of booths: 558
  • • Number of visitors: 27,742


SCHEDULE


October 16 (Tue)

Arrive in Japan, travel to Suwa


October 17 (Wed)

Industrial tour in Suwa


October 18 (Thu)

Pre-arranged one-to-one Business meetings at Suwa Messe


October 19 (Fri)

Pre-arranged one-to-one Business meetings at Suwa Messe


October 20 (Sat)

Pre-arranged one-to-one Business meetings at Suwa Messe

(half day)


Leave for Tokyo


October 21 (Sun)

Depart from Japan



EXPENSES TO BE COVERED BY JETRO


Airfare

Round-trip business class airline ticket (payment in kind)


Transportation

fees in Japan

Actual cost of transportation fees, based on JETRO regulations



Accommodation fees

Actual cost of accommodation fees, based on JETRO regulations



PROCESS UP TO EVENT


Applications to
JETRO Offices

By the End of June

Applicant
Screening

July

Notification of
Selection

At the End of July

Submission of
Documents Required

July through September

Suwa Messe

2018

From October 16 to 21



APPLICATION DEADLINE

June 29, 2018

Please submit your application form to Will_Ferguson@jetro.go.jp


Get Application


CONTACT

For further inquiries, please contact:


Will Ferguson

Email: Will_Ferguson@jetro.go.jp

Phone: +1 (415) 392-1333 ext. 221




About the Suwa Region


The Suwa Region in Nagano Prefecture has grown into a center of suppliers with high-precision technologies in Japan providing computer and electronic components, automotive parts, semiconductor processing equipment, optical devices, and more for leading manufacturers.


The area is home to manufacturing bases for Kyocera and Olympus, and head offices for Seiko Epson and Nidec Sankyo (formerly Sankyo Seiki), among others. More than 2,000 small- to medium-sized manufacturers form a broad supporting industry in the area.