Doing Business in Japan: Leeds Workshop

Want to find out about Doing Business in Japan and eat some tasty Japanese food while you’re doing it? Join UK Trade & Investment Yorkshire for a unique workshop.

Doing Business in Japan - UKTI Yorkshire Workshop Event

At first glance Japan may seem like a distant and remote market both physically and culturally but armed with some basic knowledge of what works and what doesn’t, your company could soon be joining the hundreds of UK companies already thriving in this huge and lucrative market.

The Event

The workshop will take place at Leeds’ Teppanyaki Restaurant on 18th September 2014, the agenda follows:-

  • 12:00  Japanese Lunch
  • 12:45  Introduction to Japan and Japanese market and a look at business opportunities.
  • 13:15 Japanese values, customs and etiquette in daily lives (society, family, hierarchy, harmony, language, etc.)
  • 14:00 Green tea break
  • 14:15 Japanese Business World (the concept of ‘Face’, verbal & non-verbal communication, hierarchy, meeting and dining etiquette, negotiating with the Japanese, decision process, etc.) Includes a case study for analysis
  • 15:45 Basic Japanese – learn the basics to show you care!
  • 16:00 Q&A and Summary

Who is the Workshop For?

The event is open to any UK company with a genuine interest in exporting their goods or services to Japan.

How to Take Part

The event is free and on a first come first served basis. To receive an invite, please email to fill them in on where you are with your export plans in Japan and your aims for attending this event. This will help UKTI Yorkshire to further tailor the content to demand.

Contact Details

Event Organiser
UK Trade and Investment Yorkshire
Main Contact
Anna Parker

Event Details

View by Timezone: UK Time | Japan Time
18 September 2014
18 September 2014
12:00pm | UK Time
12:00pm | UK Time

Teppanyaki Restaurant, Belgrave Hall, Belgrave Street, Leeds LS2 8DD