May 07

2018

EU-Japan ICT Business Matching Event 2018

On Tuesday 8 May 2018, the EU-Japan Centre organised an "ICT Partnering Event" in Tokyo, Japan.

The ICT Business Matching (https://ict-tokyo2018.b2match.io/ ) took place a day before the "Japan IT week Spring" fair, thus the European companies travelling to Japan were able to participate in both events to maximise business opportunities.

To register, go to: https://ict-tokyo2018.b2match.io/

TARGET FIELDS

  • Artificial Intelligence (AI)
  • Big Data Management
  • Robotic process automation (RPA)
  • Fintech / Asset Management Solutions
  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Machine to Machine (M2M) communication
  • Cyber security
  • Embedded Technology

PARTNERING EVENT DETAILS

Participation in the brokerage event was free of charge for its participants. A well-established B2B partnering software allowed to search for potential partners online and request meetings up to 2 months before the event. Meetings were automatically scheduled by the software.
Bilingual (English and Japanese) staff support was available on-site.

AIMS AND BENEFITS OF THE PARTNERING EVENT

  • Benefit from face-to-face meetings leading to possible business opportunities
  • Establish relationships with potential EU and Japanese partners (trade and technology)
  • Initiate collaboration between industry associations or cluster organisations

TARGETED SYNERGIES

The Event  was organised at the launch of new joint EU-Japan ICT calls for proposals under Horizon 2020, which opens opportunities for joint projects between European and Japanese partners.

LOCATION
Tokyo, Kasumigaseki Bldg. Plaza Hall

EVENT CAPACITY
50-70 EU and Japanese companies and clusters/organisations

PARTICIPANTS

  • 20 European companies and cluster organisations which visit Japan as part of the ICT mission organised by the EU-Japan Centre
  • Some European companies and organisations
  • Additional European companies which plan to attend the “Japan IT Week” or who are present in Japan during the above period.
  • Japanese companies in the IT sector; exhibitors and visitors of “Japan IT Week”, member companies of Japanese Associations and Clusters
  • Relevant partner organisations (EU and Japanese) involved in the event

ACCESS TO THE B2B ONLINE PLATFORM: https://ict-tokyo2018.b2match.io/

INQUIRIES:
EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation - info-jp@een-japan.eu - +81-3-6408-0281

 

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