Smart Energy Week Tokyo Trade Mission 2016

Join the British Embassy Tokyo's Smart Energy Week Trade Mission to Japan in 2016. Attending World Smart Energy Week will provide you with invaluable opportunities to present your products and services to a broad range of senior industry representatives. 

Smart Energy Week Tokyo Trade Mission 2016 - Export to Japan

Background to the Event

The British Embassy Tokyo will be hosting a UK pavilion at Smart Energy Week 2nd to 4th March 2016 at Tokyo Big Site. The Expo overall is expecting around 80,000 visitors and you will have access to a broad range of senior industry representatives to whom you can present your products/services. A trade mission will be organised in the week of 29 February which includes a seminar held at the British Embassy Tokyo and one to one meetings with various companies.

Please contact Yukiyo Miyakita, Senior Trade Adviser, UK Trade & Investment at yukiyo.miyakita@fco.gov.uk or Emiko Sekiguchi at emiko.sekiguchi@fco.gov.uk for more information.

  • World Smart Energy Week is a comprehensive energy show, consisting of 9 theme-based exhibitions including Energy Market Liberalisation Expo, Wind Expo, Rechargeable Battery Expo, Fuel Cell Expo, PV Expo, Eco Building Expo and Biomass Expo.  
  • World Smart Energy Week is the biggest trade fair in the energy sector in Japan. This international event is exhibited at by both domestic and international players. In 2015, 1,513 companies from 28 countries exhibited at the show, which was attended by 71,665 visitors.
  • The British Embassy Tokyo will host a UK pavilion there to showcase the UK's capabilities in the energy sector to Japanese companies.
  • Among the 9 subsectors, the British Embassy will focus on Energy Market Liberalisation. Having experienced liberalisation of the energy market back in the 1990s, the UK has accumulated the relevant capabilities in this area.

Trade Mission to World Smart Energy Week Tokyo 2016 Programme in Tokyo (subject to change)

Sunday 28 February
Arrive in Tokyo

Monday 29 February
AM         Mission Briefing at the British Embassy Tokyo
PM         Seminar and Networking reception/One to one meetings

Tuesday 1 March
One to one meetings and/or company calls or your own arrangement

Wednesday 2 March to Friday 4 March
World Smart Energy Week 2016 at Tokyo Big Sight / One to one meetings

Fee: Participation in this trade mission will cost £420 (excluding VAT).

More tailored support can be provided under a chargeable service called Overseas Market Introduction Services (OMIS). More information here: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/overseas-market-introduction-service

Travel expenses (flight and accommodation) should be covered by mission delegates.

Application Deadline: 29 January 2016


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Event Details

View by Timezone: UK Time | Japan Time
29 February to 4 March 2016
29 February to 4 March 2016
9:00am | Japan Time
9:00am | Japan Time
Participation costs £420 (excluding VAT)