About Japan Webinar 61: Cross Cultural Issues

February 23 2016

Your first meeting with Japanese

Did you know that a meeting is like a ceremony for many Japanese companies? The way Japanese run a meeting is very different from the way Europeans run a meeting. This webinar summarised how you can prepare for a meeting with Japanese so that you know what to expect in a meeting with them. The webinar also covered some tips to navigate through different culture so that you can have a successful meeting which leads to a long-term relationship with a Japanese company.

The webinar was targeted at EU companies seeking to learn basic meeting protocols to have a fruitful meeting with Japanese

Topics learned during this webinar :

In 40 minutes from your desk, discover:

  • What to prepare for a meeting
  • How to introduce each other
  • What to expect in a meeting
  • Tips for successful meeting


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

Speaker: Soari Nishida, Japan Connection Organiser: EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation - Brussels Office

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