October 2016. The Centre is pleased to present to you its latest issue of the EU-Japan Newsletter (October 2016) on the following link: http://www.eu-japan.eu/sites/default/files/publications/docs/october16.pdf In the newsletter you will find information on the Centre's activities, coming seminars and events as well as activities of general interest on various aspects of the EU-Japan...
The Report presents the hydro and marine energy market in Japan, with the past and recent trends, the growth potential and the relevant normative framework. It concludes with an overview of the potential challenges and opportunities for European companies.
Topics covered on the September issue: LEGISLATION AND POLICY NEWS 20 Content Technologies Chosen as "Innovative Technologies of 2016" Winners of "Kids' Design Award" Announced Model Plans under the "Craft Meet" Project Selected Sakai City Wins Grand Prize of Sewage and Wastewater Management Strategy for Energy Conservation Technology Formulated Winners of the "Travel Mine Japan" Project Announced SURVEY AND BUSINESS DATA Study Finds Potential for European Water Turbines in Japan Potential of...
Although wind power installations in Japan are still way behind Europe’s volume, 80% of Japan’s related wind industry believes that the sector will grow in the future and the business potential is huge. Which are the bottlenecks that hinder wind energy development today? What are recent trends and policies, relevant to the sector? To which extent can European companies participate in maturing the market and tackling the barriers? The report addresses these questions, maps key players of the...
Topics covered on the August issue: LEGISLATION AND POLICY NEWS 2016 White Paper on Information and Communications Features IoT, Big Data and AI Outstanding IoT-based Projects Selected Action Plan for Industry-Academia-Government Initiatives on HRD in Science and Technology Compiled Winners of the Second FY2016 Demonstration Project for the Introduction of Robots Announced Operation of the "Omotenashi Standard Certification" System to Start SURVEY AND BUSINESS DATA 2nd Biggest Current Account...
- AN ASSESSMENT OF COOPERATION AND BUSINESS POTENTIAL WITH EUROPEAN COMPANIES – The Report presents the profile of the Microalgae and Microalgal Biomass Industry in Japan with the newest policies, projects and stakeholders involved. The Report also assesses and provides recommendations on the cooperation and business potential for the European companies interested in this sector in Japan.  
As part of the research for the 2016 wind energy report, a list of relevant industry players has been conducted. Based on that list, a virtual map was created to visualize around 280 relevant companies, linking their GPS data with website, address, details on business, and telephone. Screenshots below provide examples.
Topics covered on the July issue: LEGISLATION AND POLICY NEWS Act for Strengthening the Management of SMEs Came into Force IoT Security Guidelines Formulated - White Paper on Open Innovation Compiled SURVEY AND BUSINESS DATA Over 25% of Japan's Population Aged 65 or Older - Japan's Job Availability Best in 24 years 11.7 Million Foreigners Visit Japan in 1st Half of 2016 - Japan Registers 1st Half-year Trade Surplus since 2010 2016 Report of the Office of Intellectual Property Protection...

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30 YEARS OF INDUSTRIAL COOPERATION - RESPONDING TO THE CHANGING NEEDS As the end of the year 2016...
In this section you can find the latest news on the pubic procurement procedures and taxation...
We regret to announce that for this year the following  events are cancelled:   - “Human Resources...

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アクセル・オルデコプ
プロイ・ボーリッグ法律事務所 弁護士
クリスチャン・カウ
プロイ・ボーリッグ法律事務所 弁護士
森田拓
ゾンデルホフ&アインゼル法律特許事務所 弁理士

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Japan
01/09/2016
Vulcanus in Japan student internship programme Are you a company in Japan willing to host a European trainee? This programme is for you! What is it? “Vulcanus in Japan” is a 1-year internship...
Japan
01/10/2016
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...