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

September 01

2016

August 31

2017

Testimonials FROM former participants   Hoang Duy Nguyen (BE) trainee at NTT, VJ2013-14"My year spent in Japan has without a doubt been the most exciting experience of my life so far." Read more   Katia Boutou (GR) trainee at Hitachi, VJ2014-15 "The Vulcanus in Japan programme really offers a priceless opportunity to eligible students." Read more   What is it? Vulcanus in Japan started in 1997. The programme consists of industrial placements for EU / COSME students. It starts in September and ends in August of the following year in order to accommodate the academic...
Japan

September 12

2016

September 16

2016

Since the first edition in 1992, more than 700 companies across Europe have participated in this practical training course. The 5-day World Class Manufacturing training mission (WCM) provides an in-depth analysis of Japanese manufacturing methodology and is aimed exclusively at EU Executives and Managers with knowledge of WCM and an engineering background. It assists the participants to acquire a better understanding of TQC (Total Quality Control), TQM (Total Quality Management), TPM (Total Productive Maintenance), JIT (Just In Time), TIE (Total Industrial Engineering)...
Japan

September 28

2016

Webinar This webinar is only open to participants in our October 2016 "Biotech Cluster Mission to Japan" 10 - 14 October EU-level Biotech mission to Japan About the missionThe mission lasts 5 days and is composed of market-specific business seminars, group company visits, one-on-one meetings at a targeted trade fair with showcasing and networking events to maximise opportunities for the EU participants. In addition, the mission will provide EU clusters the opportunity to benchmark with Japanese clusters during a dedicated session. The mission, targeting the Biotechnology...
online webinar

October 10

2016

October 14

2016

SMEs' Internationalisation through EU-Japan Cluster Cooperation ABOUT THE MISSION The mission lasts 5 days and is composed of market-specific business seminars, group company visits, one-on-one meetings at a targeted trade fair with showcasing and networking events to maximise opportunities for the EU participants. In addition, the mission will provide EU clusters the opportunity to benchmark with Japanese clusters during a dedicated session. The mission, targeting the Biotechnology sector, will be organised on the fringes of “BioJapan” Expo in Yokohama (http://www.ics-...
Japan

October 26

2016

Webinar This webinar is only open to participants in our November 2016 "ICT Cluster Mission to Japan" 14 - 18 November EU-level ICT mission to Japan About the missionThe mission lasts 5 days and is composed of market-specific business seminars, group company visits, one-on-one meetings at a targeted trade fair with showcaseing and networking events to maximize opportunities for the EU participants. In addition, the mission will provide EU clusters the opportunity to benchmark with Japanese clusters during a dedicated session. The mission is targeting the ICT sectors and...
online webinar

November 14

2016

November 18

2016

SMEs' Internationalisation through EU-Japan Cluster Cooperation ABOUT THE MISSIONThe mission lasts 5 days and is composed of market-specific business seminars, group company visits, one-on-one meetings at a targeted trade fair with showcasing and networking events to maximize opportunities for the EU participants. In addition, the mission will provide EU clusters the opportunity to benchmark with Japanese clusters during a dedicated session. The mission is targeting the ICT sectors and will be organised on the fringes of the "Embedded Technology and Internet of Things”...
Japan

February 13

2017

February 17

2017

SMEs' Internationalisation through EU-Japan Cluster Cooperation ABOUT THE MISSIONThe mission lasts 5 days and is composed of market-specific business seminars, group company visits, one-on-one meetings at a targeted trade fair with showcaseing and networking events to maximize opportunities for the EU participants. In addition, the mission will provide EU clusters the opportunity to benchmark with Japanese clusters during a dedicated session. The mission is targeting the Nanotechnology sectors and will be organised in the fringes of the “nano tech - International...
Japan

May 08

2017

June 09

2017

Since the first session in 1987, more than 600 companies across Europe have benefited from knowledge and concrete tools for better approaching the Japanese market. The 4-week Human Resources Training Programme - Japan Industry Insight offers EU managers the unique opportunity to experience and understand both the cultural and economic elements which define and explain Japan's business and technological achievements. Continuously improved to meet the latest expectations about business in Japan, the HRTP provides EU businessmen with a professional Japan-related expertise....
Japan

August 01

2017

March 31

2018

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

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Brief Japan Industrial Reports ADDITIONAL REPORTS AVAILABLE on www....
June 2016 Japanese Industry and Policy News JUNE 2016 JAPANESE INDUSTRY AND POLICY NEWS...
EU-Japan Newsletter, Issue #54 June 2016. The Centre is pleased to present to...
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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...
Torino
22/09/2016
On Friday, 23 September the EU-Japan Centre will organise a LEAN in Europe visit to the Maserati Plant in Grugliasco, near Torino (Italy). This will be the 10th visit in the LEAN in Europe Driving...