Weekly Digest of Public Sector Tenders Week 15 (April 9-15, 2024)
JTPP Helpdesk's Weekly Digest of Public Sector Tenders is a selection of tenders found on the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) website and a number of other Japanese government procurement information websites. Subscribe now!
'About Japan' webinar series 231: 6G in Japan
Japan aims to start implementing 6G in 2030. What are the main requirements in Japan regarding the 6G? What is the status, and what are the major research projects?
10:30 - 11:30
Japan's green transformation (GX) strategy ~ From the perspective of the EU-Japan Green Alliance ~
Izuru Kobayashi, Deputy Director-General for Environmental Affairs, METI, will present the latest GX policies and specific progress. Bruno Gaussorguesfrom  Societe Generale Japan, will comment on Japan's GX policy from a European perspective, and explore the Japan-EU Green Alliance. 
Weekly Japanese Industry and Policy News (April 5- April 11, 2024)
The EU-Japan Centre is pleased to start a new weekly service by publishing brief summary of the latest information from the Japanese governmental organizations & private companies/organizations.
We invite you to apply to this one-of-a-kind, full-immersion programme that brings European innovation ecosystem leaders to Tokyo, Japan, for a boot camp designed to foster organic collaboration between the ecosystems. Japan visit: June 23-27, 2024. Apply by April 29.
Monthly Japanese Industry and Policy News March 2024 Issue Available Now
The EU-Japan Centre’s office in Tokyo is regularly publishing "Industry and Policy News”.
Call for Innovative Information and Communication Technology (Beyond 5G (6G)) Japan-EU Joint Research Project
The Horizon Europe call for EU-Japan collaboration projects will be closed on 18 April 2024. Topics for Japanese research teams are now published on the NICT website under the Innovative Information and Communication Technology (Beyond 5G (6G)) program.
FY2024 ASPIRE program by JST pre-announced.
Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) has pre-announced a call for applications for the 2024 ASPIRE-Adopting Sustainable Partnerships for Innovative Research Ecosystem program. In this program, the Japan-based researchers are expected to collaborate with researchers from other projects in the targeted countries, which include the EU.
'About Japan' webinar series 232: Foodtech Sector in Japan
What business opportunities does the Japanese foodtech sector offer to EU SMEs?
10:30 - 11:30
'About Japan' webinar series 233: Building a Professional Network in Japan
What are best practices to build a professional network in Japan?
10:30 - 11:30
'About Japan' webinar series 234: Japan's Green Transformation (GX) investment policies and implications for EU companies
Information coming soon...
10:30 - 11:30
Get ready for Japan - June / July
For 30 years, the 'Get Ready for Japan' programme (previously called the 'Human Resources Training Programme') has given European companies the knowledge and tools to succeed in Japan. With a commitment to continuously improve and stay up to date with the latest business trends in Japan, the programme is designed to equip EU businessmen/women with the skills and knowledge they need to thrive in this exciting market.
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