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   Andras Mate — Mortoff (Hungary)Vulcanus in Europe 2016/17 supervisor "I am Andras Mate, Digital Architect of Mortoff IT and Consulting in Hungary, Europe. We were hosting Minami Usuda in our team from August 2016 until March 2017." 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...
Europe

August 22

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...

September 01

2017

August 31

2018

Testimonials FROM former participants Ms Gizem Cicek (TR) Trainee at Hitachi Research Lab – VinJ 2016/2017 "Can you imagine yourself feeling so lucky all the time? I couldn’t, until I got a chance to live in Japan." Read more Ms Madalina IOVANICA (RO)Trainee at Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation – VinJ 2016/2017 "I applied for Vulcanus in Japan with the mindset that the program would, for sure substantially, improve my professional skills and stimulate my personal growth. And so it happened." Read more   What is it? Vulcanus in Japan started in 1997. The...
Japan

September 05

2017

September 08

2017

The EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation and Japan Space Systems will co-organise a EU-Japan Support Mission in the Space Sector: Link and Launch in Tokyo and Hokkaido, from the 5th to 8th September 2017. Application deadline:Friday 7 July 2017, 17h00 Tokyo local time. The selection process will be undergone in the week of 10th July and the selected participants will receive the confirmation of the participation with further details by Friday, 14th July 2017.
Tokyo and Hokkaido

September 06

2017

The EU and Japan are jointly promoting further utilisation of space data especially by startups and SMEs, expanding roles to be played by commercial sectors. In the symposium, the respective authorities will discuss their future vision in the Space Industry, and present case studies of programmes which are offered to the public to promote further entry to the downstream application sector.
Delegation of the European Union to Japan

September 07

2017

【Overview】 Hokkaido, the northernmost of Japan’s main islands which covers 20% of the country’s land area and boasts a rich natural environment, has geographic similarities to Europe. The affluent primary sector in the region implies a vast potential of untapped areas which can benefit from space technologies. The workshop will link together European and Japanese companies (especially SMEs) for future business collaboration and partnerships, introducing the potential application of space technology in other industries through presentations of successful case studies...
Japan

September 11

2017

September 15

2017

Discover the Japanese approach towards World-Class Manufacturing Learn how Japanese firms achieve superior production standards Focus on the latest trends by visiting the top manufacturing plants in Japan Visit the real "GEMBA" (i.e. production site in Japan) Meet senior Japanese industry leaders Since the first edition in 1992, more than 700 participants from across all EU Member states have participated in this practical training course. The 5-day World Class Manufacturing training mission provides an in-depth analysis of Japanese manufacturing methodology and is...
Japan

September 12

2017

12-09-17 | 10:30 - 11:30 AM CET How can managers in European Small-and-Medium-sized Enterprises prepare for acquisition by a Japanese company? In 2016, the total value of Japan-sourced acquisitions reached €86 billion, three times higher than the total value of domestic transactions within Japan. During this period, Japanese companies made 156 acquisitions in Europe: headline examples include Asahi Group Holdings investment of €7.3 billion towards acquiring brands such as Pilsner Urquell, Tyskie, Lech, Dreher, and Ursus. This flow and pattern of cross-border acquisitions...

September 13

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...

September 14

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...