December 31


An 8-part lecture series giving a sound introduction to the practical concepts of applied lean. The EU-Japan Centre Lean Masterclass consisted of lectures, by Professor Richard Keegan, focussing on "Getting things done". The series was recorded in front of an audience consisting largely of former participants in the Centre's WCM and Lean in Europe activities. As well as being the Advisor to the EU-Japan Centre's WCM and Lean in Europe activities, Richard is an adjunct assistant Professor at the Trinity College Dublin Business School where the series was filmed on 23 &...

January 28


January 31


Exhibit at the “nano tech - International Nanotechnology Exhibition and Conference” Gain knowledge about the Nanotechnology market structure, sector analysis, business policy Identify relevant key contacts (decision makers, R&D centres, business partners) Establish relationships with potential partners (trade and technology) Benefit from face-to-face meetings leading to possible business opportunities ABOUT THE MISSION The Nanotech Cluster/SME mission will be organised on the fringe of the  International Nanotechnology Exhibition and Conference in Tokyo. During...

August 01


March 31


For EU companies willing to host a Japanese intern in R&D. Industrial placements in R&D for 8 months (6 months in France)  >>> Testimonials at the bottom of this page <<<   'Vulcanus in Europe' offers EU based companies the possibility to host a Japanese trainee in R&D.  A valuable addition to their workforce and a positive input in the development of their business with Japan. The placement lasts 8 months, from August to March (except for France, where it lasts 6 months from late September onwards). For the trainees, this is the...