22-02-2022 | 10:30 - 11:30 CET

What are the opportunities the EPA’s Human Resources Mobility provides to European professionals? Who are the affected professionals?

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The EU-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement, being a large, and extensive trade-agreement, provides extensive labour-market mobility opportunities. For the European professional, as well as for European firms, the Japanese labour market is now more accessible for long-terms professional expats. 

The webinar targets: intra-corporate transferees, independent professionals, and firms interested in the Japanese market.

In 40 minutes from your desk, discover:

  • The opportunities provided by the EU-Japan EPA to working professionals
  • The key provisions and key targeted professions for international labour-market mobility.


  • Introduction
  • Expert's presentation
  • Q&A Session 

Speaker: Max Berre is an expert economist currently affiliated to Audencia Business School in Nantes and to the University of Lyon, with years of Japan-related research and experience. His fields of expertise are: Macroeconomics, financial markets, mutual fund markets, financial regulation, and venture capital markets. His doctoral research focused on venture capital and startup markets. Mr Berre is experienced with financial, entrepreneurial, and commercial-regulatory infrastructure of OECD countries. He has expertise in empirical methodology relating to financial markets, energy markets, valuation, regulation, and multi-sector economic models. He has degrees in Economics, Banking and Finance, Competition Law, and International Relations.

Moderator: Pauline Laloux - Business Support Coordinator, EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation
Organiser: EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation - Brussels Office

Registration deadline: 21/02/2022


Please click here to access the factsheets and webinar's recording on EPA & Human Resources Mobility.

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