May 19

2016

JETRO and the EU-Japan Centre will organise two Japan-related economic seminars during this year's European Economic Congress, a key economic event in the Central Europe taking place in Poland each year.
Katowice - Poland

May 31

2016

31-05-16 | 10:30 h - 11:30 h With what and when will the combustion engine be replaced in Japan? When will we see the first self-driving cars on the Japanese roads? How will traffic jams be reduced in big cities like Tokyo? In many countries and regions around the world, there is a high pressure to replace the traditional combustion engine with something which is more environmentally friendly. Car manufacturers world wide are trying different solutions. Japanese car manufacturers were very early focusing on hybrid cars, but now the interest is more and more switching over...

June 09

2016

Empowering EU-Japan Science, Technology and Innovation Cooperation - Key programmes to facilitate EU-Japan Cooperation will: highlight the current state of EU-Japan STI cooperation; give an overview of programmes that can facilitate EU-Japan STI cooperation; feature presentations by the foremost Japanese research funding agencies on tools to advance cooperation with Europe; and will report on the outcomes of the EU-funded JEUPISTE project. Click here for the latest agenda for the event. Click here to register The 23rd EU-Japan Summit in Tokyo, held on 29 May 2015, endorsed...
Brussels

June 09

2016

 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 is organizing cross-cultural workshops in the EU to introduce European companies to the basic principles of Japanese business culture.The goal of the workshops are to prepare European companies for doing business with Japan. Led by an expert consultant with over twenty years of experience working with Japanese companies, the workshops will cover the following points:- Preparing your visit to Japan- Your first meeting in...
Valletta, Malta

June 10

2016

How do I accelerate my business by using crowdsourcing? It is really helpful?  10-06-16 | 10:00 h - 11:30 h Crowdsourcing is a very powerful tool, but it shall be carefully designed before use in order to have the biggest impact on your future business. Crowdsourcing has been used by many companies, and there are numbers of service providers giving you access to huge crowds of communities, but how to really engage with them? There are high chances of failing, if you underestimate or overestimate the potential of the crowd, so you need a guided and stepwise approach to run...

June 14

2016

14-06-16 | 10:30 h - 11:30 h What kind of cultural values in Japanese business etiquette should be understood in depth to conduct successful business relationships in Japan?  This work is based on a broader research conducted by the author in Japan as a Visiting Researcher at the Institute of Social Sciences, University of Tokyo. It has two main aims.  After presenting the identified cultural values in Japanese business, the author describes some situations where misunderstandings arise and the obstacles that result from misinterpreting meanings and intentions. Then, she...

June 21

2016

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 is organizing cross-cultural workshops in the EU to introduce European companies to the basic principles of Japanese business culture.The goal of the workshops are to prepare European companies for doing business with Japan. Led by an expert consultant with over twenty years of experience working with Japanese companies, the workshops will cover the following points:- Preparing your visit to Japan- Your first meeting in...
London, UK

June 21

2016

21-06-16 | 10:30 h - 11:30 h How do we present and market a European Arts production to Japanese audiences? This report uncovers resident Japanese perceptions of European Visual and Performing Arts events and charts their recent experiences. The structure of our report focuses on a combination of case studies and primary market research. We also conducted in-depth interviews with a number of professionals who have experience either as a producer or as an artist working with Japan. It acts as a guide and practical entry map for those in the Arts industry wishing to do new...

August 01

2016

March 31

2017

Are you a European company willing to host a Japanese trainee? This programme is for you! Testimonials from former host companies   Tetsushi Yamada, Schlumberger (France)2014 Vulcanus Host Company"I took part in the Vulcanus in Europe programme as a student in 2009." Read more       Francisco Abril, Tiger Coatings GmbH (Austria)2014 Vulcanus Host Company"We have hosted Vulcanus student Sari Nishimura in our team from August 2014 until the end of March 2015." Read more   Programme Objective Through the Vulcanus in Europe programme you can offer a Japanese student...
Europe

September 01

2016

August 31

2017

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 programme for European engineers and science-major students, managed by the EU-Japan Centre. Every year, highly skilled and motivated Vulcanus participants are selected to undertake industrial internships in Japan for 8 months, following an intensive 4-months’ Japanese language course and seminars. Typical internship projects range in Mechanical/Electrical Engineering, ICT, Chemistry...
Japan

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12/09/2016
Since the first edition in 1992, more than 700 companies across Europe have participated in this...
26/05/2016
What is Japan’s FDI policy and its aim in attracting European investment in Japan?   Under the...
24/05/2016
Do you know that some of Europe’s most successful companies in Japan are marketing FMCG goods,...