November 27

2019

November 28

2019

Lean in Europe - visit 24 - SKF Slewing Bearings - Avallon

The 24th Lean in Europe visit is to SKF Slewing Bearings - Avallon in central France. Language English KAIZEN Lean...

July 16

2019

July 17

2019

Lean in Europe - visit 23 - LEGO and Skoda

The 23rd Lean in Europe visit was a double visit to Škoda's Lean Centre and to LEGO’s packing facility near Prague in the Czech Republic. It took place on Tuesday, 16 & Wednesday 17 July 2019 ...

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 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 ...

May 20

2019

May 31

2019

Get ready for Japan

A 2-week mission to Japan to get an in-depth understanding of how to do business in Japan Language English Small and medium-sized enterprises ...

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 ...

Call for applications for the next WCM training mission to Japan

The Centre is currently inviting EU manager working in EU manufacturing companies to apply for the next "World Class Manufacturing" Training Mission in Japan in June 2019. The 5-day World Class Manufa...

December 31

2019

Lean Masterclass

An 8-part lecture series giving a sound introduction to the practical concepts of applied lean. Language English KAIZEN ...

EU-Japan Centre News

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The Centre is inviting applications for a 6 months in-house fellowship scheme in Japan, targeting...
The EU-Japan Centre is currently calling for expert report proposals for its "About Japan"...
To introduce European SMEs to the wide range of tender opportunities in Japan, JTTP Helpdesk...

Events

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Japan
01/09/2019
Vulcanus in Japan student internship programme Are you a company in Japan willing to host a European trainee? This programme is for you! “Vulcanus in Japan” is a 1-year internship programme for...
Japan
01/09/2019
Testimonials FROM former participants Ms Gizem Cicek (TR) Trainee at Hitachi Research Lab – VinJ 2016/2017 "Can you imagine yourself feeling so lucky all the time? I couldn’t, until I got a chance...

Library

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July 2019 Japanese Industry and Policy News Topics covered in the July issue:LEGISLATION AND...
June 2019 Japanese Industry and Policy News Topics covered in the June issue:LEGISLATION AND...
May 2019 Japanese Industry and Policy News Topics covered in the May issue:LEGISLATION AND...