Invest Japan: Seize the Opportunity

Attend a special seminar by JETRO and follow in the footsteps of successful companies in Japan. 

Invest Japan: Seize the Opportunity - Export to Japan

Background to the Event

The Invest Japan Seminar at Japan Presentation 2015 will be held at the special venue in front of the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre (Broad Sanctuary, Westminster, London SW1P 3EE) on Tuesday 27th October 14:30-15:30 followed by a networking reception.

Japan is proud to be the location of choice for two high profile global events that are coming up; the Rugby World Cup 2019 and the Olympics and Paralympics in 2020. Huge business opportunities are expected alongside these events in many areas. We want to promote and highlight the emerging opportunities that are coming to the fore in Japan, as well as provide a chance to hear first-hand the positive points and key to success in market from UK companies who are on the ground in Japan now. As well as this, the challenges to setting up in Japan will also be discussed, offering solutions to companies who are interested in expanding in Japan. This promises to be an exciting occasion and we are looking forward to updating you on the possibilities and charms of this unique and rewarding market. Enjoy this opportunity with free Japanese food and drink!

Seminar Schedule

The schedule for the seminar is as follows:

14.00 - 14.30  Registration

14.30 - 14.35  Opening Remarks, Embassy of Japan in the UK

Business case studies in Japan

14:35 - 14:45  Presentation (IT case study - Ms. Aily Saitoh, Product Marketing Manager, Sensus)

14:45 - 14:55  Presentation (Life Science case study - Mr. Nick Lines, General Manager, Abcam K.K.)

14:55 - 15:05  Presentation (Future Energy Systems case study - Mr. Paul Fleming, Campaign Director, East Asia, Amec Foster Wheeler)  

15:05 - 15:15  Presentation (Retail case study - Mr. Dermott Rowan, CEO, Orla Kiely)                                                                                        

Key to success in Japan

15:05 - 15:30 Panel Discussion (Including audience)

15:30 Adjourn

15:30 - 16:00 Networking Reception (with free Japanese food & drink)

This is a great opportunity to understand the attractiveness of the Japanese market for companies who are looking at expanding into Japan.

Please register through the following link:


Contact Details

Event Organiser
Main Contact
Jack Brooks

Event Details

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27 October 2015
27 October 2015
2:30 pm | UK Time
2:30 pm | UK Time
Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre

Broad Sanctuary, Westminster, London SW1P 3EE