March 13

2019

March 14

2019

Lean in Europe - visit 22 - Amorim Group

The 22nd Lean in Europe visit was to Amorim & Irmãos, near Porto, in Portugal. It took place on Thursday, 14 March 2019, with a preparatory meeting and dinner the previous evening. Langua...

December 04

2018

December 05

2018

Lean in Europe - visit 21 - Toyota Deeside Engine Plant

The 21st Lean in Europe visit was to Toyota Motor Manufacturing (UK) Ltd's Deeside Engine Plant in North Wales (UK). It took place on Wednesday 5 December 2018. 22 senior engineers from across Euro...

November 12

2018

November 13

2018

Lean in Europe - visit 20 - GKN Driveline Zumaia

The twentieth Lean in Europe visit took place in Spain's Basque Country on Monday 12 & Tuesday 13 November 2018. The usual Lean in Europe terms and conditions apply. Language English ...

May 23

2018

Enterprise Excellence Ireland 2018

On 23 May more than 900 people took part in the Enterprise Excellence Ireland 2018 lean management conference. The event featured two panel discussions, 32 case studies, a workshop and networking oppo...

May 25

2018

Lean in Europe - Visit 19 - TRUMPF

On Friday, 25th May, the EU-Japan Centre organised its 19th Lean in Europe visit to TRUMPF, near Stuttgart (Germany). Language English KAIZEN ...

December 04

2017

December 05

2017

Lean in Europe visits to Ireland

On Monday 04 and Tuesday 05 December, the EU-Japan Centre organised its 16th Lean in Europe visit. For the first time, the activity consisted of a double-visit and focused on lean in services. The fir...

November 18

2019

November 22

2019

WCM (World Class Manufacturing) - November mission

Discover Japan approach to World-Class Manufacturing Learn how Japanese firms achieve superior production standards Focus on the latest trends by visiting the top manufacturing plants in Japan ...

May 22

2017

May 23

2017

Lean in Europe- Visit 13- Rational AG

On Tuesday 23rd May, the EU-Japan Centre organised a Lean in Europe visit, to Rational AG, in Landsberg am Lech, in Bavaria (Germany). A preparatory evening was organised the previous day. It inclu...

September 22

2016

September 23

2016

Lean in Europe - Visit 10 - Maserati

The 10th visit in the LEAN in Europe Driving Competitiveness series took place on Friday, 23 September. The first stop was the FCA WCM Academy in Torino (Italy). That was followed by a tour of the Mas...

November 14

2013

November 15

2013

Lean in Europe: Driving Competitiveness visit to Lego Systems AS

2-day visit to Lego Systems A/S, Billund (DK) On 14 & 15 November 2013, 25 engineers from 11 EU Member-States attended the first visit, to LEGO Systems A/S in Billund, Denmark, under the EU-Japan ...

EU-Japan Centre News

More
With the entry into force of the EU-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) on February 1st,...
Enabling closer cooperation among the Japan-based Trade Promotion Organisations (TPOs) of the EU...
A Helpdesk for the EU-Japan Regional Cooperation Platform is in preparation As stressed by several...

Events

More
Europe
13/03/2019
To help raise EU industrial competitiveness, the EU-Japan Centre began organising in-depth visits to world class European plants in 2013. These best practice visits are designed to inspire the...
24/04/2019
½-DAY "ABOUT JAPAN" CROSS-CULTURAL WORKSHOP SERIES IN THE EUIn cooperation with local members of the Enterprise Europe Network, the EU-Japan Centre organises cross-cultural workshops in the EU to...

Library

More
March 2019 Japanese Industry and Policy News Topics covered in the March issue:LEGISLATION AND...
EU-Japan Centre EPA helpdesk video The EU-Japan Centre EPA helpdeskThe EU-Japan...
February 2019 Japanese Industry and Policy News Topics covered in the February issue:LEGISLATION...
EU-Japan Newsletter, Issue #65 March 2019The Centre is pleased to present to you...