Launch of AI Safety Institute
In response to the growing international interest in AI safety, the AI Safety Institute was launched on 14 February 2024 to examine the evaluation methods for AI safety and other related matters.
Kyoto City established "Kyoto Online Tech Pavilion" to promote local industry
"Kyoto Online Tech Pavilion" is the best place to learn about cutting-edge business in the manufacturing city of Kyoto. Visitors can get information on three points: SMEs and startups with excellent technologies, business environment and support for a wide variety of businesses, and technical tours.
Japan named Country of the Year at VivaTechnology 2024
JETRO to support a large delegation of startups at VivaTechnology in Paris on 22-25 May.
Future of Food – Sustainable FoodTech Solutions
Anuga FoodTec is one of the leading international trade fairs for the food and beverage processing industry. It is the world's only supplier fair that covers all aspects of food and beverage production - from process technology, packaging technology and food safety to digitalisation and intralogistics. 
Swedish Big Science Forum 2024
The Swedish Big Science Forum is a biennial event where high-tech industry and academia meet with European Big Science organisations.
Romanian - Japanese Innovation FORUM: Matchmaking & pitching sessions
Cluj-Napoca will host The Romanian - Japanese Innovation Forum, an event organised with the support of the Embassy of Japan in Romania, Romanian ministries, national and local authorities, and other clusters in the region. The event aims to straighten the Romanian – Japanese collaboration, as both countries signed a strategic partnership in March 2023, to deepen cooperation in the field of science and technology.
Joint Booth of Thuringian High-tech companies from Germany at the "Optics & Photonics International Exhibition"
Organised by the Regional Development Corporation of the German Free State of Thuringia, a delegation of High-tech companies will be exhibiting at the "Optics & Photonics International Exhibition" ( from 19 to 21 April 2023 at Pacifico Yokohama. Interested Japanese organisations are invited to visit their booth.
Upcoming pitching event with UNIDO
The EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation and UNIDO are organising a pitching and networking event to connect EU and Japanese companies interested in working together in Africa.
Apply to “Eyes on Japan”: Free customized market research
The EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation is introducing “Eyes on Japan”, which aims at providing EU technology SMEs with a customized market and industry research report on Japan.

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