September 29

2017

29-09-17 | 10:00 - 11:00 AM CET How to effectively deploy AR solutions in enterprises? Generally, every business unit (factory, power plant, assembly line) has a complex machinery that requires constant maintenance and well trained workers. Therefore, when it comes to know “How the machinery works” and “How to solve a failure or a risk”, the company needs support and well trained and qualified staff. These needs require high maintenance costs and high training costs. To solve this issue, weAR, proposes marko.tips, a new generation of user manual, accessible with mobile and...

October 01

2017

March 31

2018

The EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation proposes a 6 month in-house fellowship scheme in Japan, designed to support its research and policy analysis of EU-Japan economic and industrial issues. The Research Fellow will undertake research work on a selected priority topic of the Centre, which should result in a consistent policy report (70-100 pages), to be owned by the Centre. Apart from research on a pre-determined topic, the Research Fellow will be expected to support the daily analytical activities of the Centre, including media monitoring, policy briefings...
Japan

October 03

2017

03-10-17 | 10:30 - 11:30 AM CET How has the Japanese startup ecosystem developed, and what are its features both within Japan and in terms of connections to European markets? This webinar will give a clear overview of the Japanese startup ecosystem and will cover key aspects including: key and growing sectors, primary regional hubs, resources including startup events, funding outlets as well as incubation and acceleration programmes. Our insights are also based on interviews of Japanese and European startup entrepreneurs giving a much needed perspective on this developing...

October 04

2017

Webinar This webinar was only open to participants in our October 2017 "ICT Cluster Mission to Japan" 14 - 18 November EU-level ICT mission to Japan About the missionThe mission  is targeting the ICT sectors and will be organised on the fringes of the “Japan IT Week” (http://www.japan-it.jp/en/aki) which is one of the most largest networking event. Prior to the 3-day fair, the mission will provide EU clusters the opportunity to benchmark with Japanese companies during the "ICT Partnering Event" organized by the Centre with the support of the Japan External Trade...
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October 05

2017

½-day "About Japan" Cross-cultural Workshop Series in the EU In cooperation with local members of the Enterprise Europe Network, the EU-Japan Centre organises cross-cultural workshops in the EU to introduce European companies to the basic principles of Japanese business culture.The goal of the workshops is to prepare European companies for doing business with Japan. Led by an expert consultant with coaching experience at all levels of corporate hierarchy from normal employees to top leadership, the workshops covers the following points: Japanese Business Etiquette General...

October 10

2017

10-10-17 | 10:30 - 11:30 AM CET How can we develop assistive robots able to adapt how they behave and speak to the culture, customs and manners of the person they assist? Caresses (Culture-Aware Robots and Environmental Sensor Systems for Elderly Support) is EU-Japan coordinated research project started in January 2017. CARESSES will design culturally aware and culturally competent elder care robots. These robots will be able to adapt how they behave and speak to the culture, customs and manners of the person they assist. Making robot culturally competent is key to address...

October 10

2017

October 13

2017

Exhibit at the “BioJapan” Expo in Pacifico Yokohama Gain knowledge about the market structure, sector analysis, business policy Identify relevant key contacts (decision makers, R&D centres, business partners) Establish relationships with potential partners (trade and technology) in the Global Biotechnology Industry Benefit from face-to-face meetings leading to possible business opportunities ABOUT THE MISSION The Biotech Cluster/SME mission will be organised on the fringe of “BioJapan” Expo in Yokohama.  During the fair (3 days) you will attend B2B meetings and meet...
Japan

October 10

2017

On Tuesday 10 October 2017, the "European Biotech & Pharma Partnering Conference, Osaka, 2017" will be organised at the Congrès Convention Center (http://www.congre-cc.jp/en/) in Osaka, Japan. During the event, business representatives of EU companies will have an opportunity to attend pre-arranged B2B meetings with Japanese companies from the Kansai region. The event serves a perfect platform to meet representatives of Japanese companies and accelerate opportunities for potential business partnerships between EU and Japanese companies. The event will kick off with an...
Japan

October 24

2017

24-10-17 | 10:30 - 11:30 AM CET How can I make meetings with Japanese partners more effective and achieve own goals? Meetings with Japanese partners follow a different agenda than the one we are used to in Europe. They require a more meticulous preparation process, a careful choice of participants and a good deal of formality. For European business people, the greatest challenge however lies in the fact that Japanese meetings tend to be lengthy and tedious and seldom produce any concrete output. Many try to speed up the process, insist on achieving visible results or put...

November 07

2017

On Tuesday 7 November 2017, the EU-Japan Centre will organise an "ICT Partnering Event" with the support of the Japan External Trade Organisation and the Smart IoT Acceleration consortium in Tokyo, Japan. The partnering event will be held one day before the “Japan IT Week” (http://www.japan-it.jp/en/aki/ ), which takes place on 8-10 November at Makuhari Messe in Chiba, Japan. LOCATIONTokyo, Kasumigaseki Bldg. Plaza Hall EVENT CAPACITY40-60 EU and Japanese companies and clusters/organisations TARGET FIELDSInternet of Things (IoT), Machine to Machine (M2M)...
Japan

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Brief Japan Industrial Reports ADDITIONAL REPORTS AVAILABLE on www....
Report: Biotechnology Market in Japan To get the access to this report, please click ...
Report: Japanese acquisitions of European companies To get the access to this report, please click ...

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19/09/2017
19-09-17 | 10:30 - 11:30 AM CET Which opportunities does the Biopharmaceutical market in Japan offer to EU companies? Among Biotechnology, the field of biopharmaceuticals is a core sector in terms of...
14/09/2017
½-day "About Japan" Cross-cultural Workshop Series in the EU In cooperation with local members of the Enterprise Europe Network, the EU-Japan Centre organises cross-cultural workshops in the EU to...