Local Growth, Global Links: Japan Seminar

Discover the potential of building international partnerships at this joint seminar of the Japan Local Government Centre and Society for Local Authority Chief Executives (SOLACE).

Discover the potential of building international partnerships at this joint seminar of the Japan Local Government Centre and Society for Local Authority Chief Executives (SOLACE).

This free event will bring together leading Chief Executives, LEP members and business leaders to share their experiences for building partnerships outside the UK to build local economic growth. Using Japan as the case study, speakers will share the benefits that have been brought by working with global business in the UK and building links with regions abroad. 

Speakers Include (subject to confirmation):

  • Michael Burton, Editorial Director MJ
  • Dave Smith, Cheif Executive Sunderland City Council
  • Cllr Joan Dixon, Cabinet Member Jobs, Economy and Transport Derbyshire Country Council.
  • Jun Arima, Director General Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO) 
  • David Cook, Chief Executive Kettering Borough Council 
  • Rob Gorton, Toyota UK

This event will conclude with a lunch reception for supporting international exchanges of local governments. 

Contact Details

Event Organiser
Japan Local Government Centre & SOLACE
Main Contact
Keith Kelly
Email
kelly@jlgc.org.uk

Event Details

View by Timezone: UK Time | Japan Time
11 March 2014
11 March 2014
10am - 1pm | UK time
10am - 1pm | UK time
London

Church House Conference Centre, Westminster, London, SW1P SNZ, United Kingdom

Free