What is Enterprise Europe Network (EEN)

Funded by the European Commission and with over 600 partner organisations located in more than 60 countries, the EEN helps EU businesses innovate and grow on an international scale. It is the world’s largest support network for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with international ambitions. Focus of supports: international business cooperation, innovation, knowledge and technology transfer, and cooperation in EU-funded research programmes.

Your Network Partner for Japan

Since 2011, the EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation is EEN representative in Japan. To support EU SMEs committed to enter in or expand into Japan, the EU-Japan Centre will team up with organisations in your region that are local representative of Enterprise Europe Network, in order to provide free support to help your company internationalise toward Japan. Such organisations can be: chambers of commerce, regional development agencies, clusters...

Your Network Partner in your region

To find your closest EEN support organisation, please have a look at this link and inform us about the organisation name.
Once identified, the EU-Japan Centre will introduce your company to this local support organisation in order to start the support process.
For more information or a specific enquiry, feel free to contact the EEN team of the EU-Japan Centre.

Future Events

B2B events and seminars held or co-organized by the EU-Japan Center for Industrial Cooperation and European EEN partners.


EEN Japan promotes profiles of Japanese companies looking for EU partners.

Japanese SME offers system solutions using Artificial Intelligence and collaborative robotics under an outsourcing agreement
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The EU-Japan Centre currently produces 5 newsletters :

  • EU-Japan NEWS - our flagship newsletter covering the Centre's support services, information about EU (or Member States) - Japan cooperation
  • Japanese Industry and Policy News
  • “About Japan” e-News (Only available for EU companies / EU organisations)
  • Japan Tax and Public Procurement Weekly Tender Digest (Only available for EU companies / EU organisations)
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