March 08


About Japan Webinar 64: White Biotech

Japan is among global leaders in industrial biotechnology and looking for high-tech innovation. How could you participate?

Japanese companies have access to advanced technologies, and government programs within public-private partnerships support rapid and broad advances. However, Japan is constantly looking out to introduce fresh science and technology, and ready to partner with foreign technology providers if this is to a mutual benefit. The webinar provided you with a primer on the state of industrial biotech in Japan and with options how to get into contact with Japanese companies.

The webinar was targeted to EU companies seeking to understand the priorities of industrial biotech in Japan and who consider to enter into partnering events

Topics learned during this webinar :

In 40 minutes from your desk, discover how to:

  • Evaluate the state of industrial biotechnology in Japan
  • Understand the importance and rules of public-private partnership in this area
  • Get support to evaluate your business opportunities
  • Whom to contact to enter into partnering events


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

Speaker:  Rolf SCHMID, Senior Consultant & CEO, Bio4Business - SCHMID Rolf Organiser: EU-JAPAN CENTRE for Industrial Cooperation – EU-based Office (Brussels)


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