November 13

2017

November 14

2017

On Tuesday 14 November, the EU-Japan Centre will organise a Lean in Europe visit to Hansamatrix, electronic systems manufacturer, in Riga in Latvia. A preparatory afternoon and networking dinner will be organised the evening before in a local hotel. The next day will be devoted to Hansamatrix. The visit will focus on Hansamatrix approach towards WCM. It will include a presentation on Hansamatrix attitude towards 5S audit with risk assesment, SMED and Lean diagnoses, time taking, layouts and flows.  It is going to be followed by a plant tour through WH movie, PCB, LVP and...
Latvia

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 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

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 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 05

2017

Webinar This webinar was only open to participants in our October 2017 "ICT Cluster Mission to Japan" 7-10  November EU-level ICT mission to Japan About the missionThe 4-day is organised on the fringes of the “Japan IT Week” (Chiba:http://www.japan-it.jp/en/aki) which is one of the most largest networking event. Prior to the fair, participants will  meet Japanese companies in Tokyo  during the "ICT Partnering Event" organized by the Centre with the support of the Japan External Trade Organisation and the Smart IoT Acceleration consortium.  About the online pre-departure...
webinar

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...

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...

September 28

2017

【Overview】 This seminar shall take a closer look at the current developments in intellectual property law in the EU and Japan. Experts from Europe and Japan will provide most recent information on the following subjects which are closely related to business activities: a)       The EU Unitary Patent is approaching the final stretch, despite different legal issues in several European member states. The presentation will address the latest preparation steps, the current status of the system and the first steps to take after the start of the Provisional Application Phase. b...
Delegation of the European Union to Japan

September 27

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...

EU-Japan Centre News

More
30 YEARS OF INDUSTRIAL COOPERATION - RESPONDING TO THE CHANGING NEEDS For the past three decades,...
ABOUT THE MISSION The mission is targeting the Food & Drink sectors and will be organised on...
The EU-Japan Centre is currently calling for expert report proposals for its "About Japan"...

Events

More
24/10/2017
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...
27/10/2017
27-10-17 | 10:00 - 11:00 AM CET What can IP (patent, trademarks and copyrights) do for new technologies such as VR/AR? People talk about VR (Virtual Realty) and AR (Augmented Reality) technologies...

Library