e-News August 2019

Dear Subscriber,

Welcome to the EU-Japan Centre's monthly e-News! In this August 2019 issue, you will find more information on our upcoming webinars, various programmes, Japanese profiles of the month, EPA Helpdesk, latest updates, press review and much more! We hope that this information is useful for you and we wish you every success with your prospective business ventures in Japan!

Kind regards,

PS: Don't forget to follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook to receive regular updates about our activities!The EU-Japan Centre's team

Upcoming About Japan/EPA webinars in September 2019

Upcoming About Japan/EPA webinars in September 2019

We have released more information about our upcoming webinars in September and we have also listed a few webinars for your further consideration that took earlier in June. In case you did not manage to attend live sessions, you can check recordings of previous sessions.

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Apply for the next Nanotech Cluster/SME mission in 2020

Apply for the next Nanotech Cluster/SME mission in 2020

Are you an EU SME or a Cluster operating in Nanotech sectors? Do you want to identify key contacts in Japan?
Apply for the Nanotech Cluster/SME support mission in Japan organised alongside “The International Nanotechnology Exhibition and Conference” in Tokyo.

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The EU-Japan EPA Helpdesk

The EU-Japan EPA Helpdesk

The EU-Japan Centre has launched an EPA Helpdesk to support and guide EU SMEs in their search for relevant information.

The "EPA Helpdesk" provides up-to-date information and recommendations on the potential benefits the EU-Japan EPA offers EU SMEs. 

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KEYS TO JAPAN - a market entry plan for Japan

KEYS TO JAPAN - a market entry plan for Japan

Looking to market your product or service in Japan?
If so, the European Commission-funded Keys to Japan Competition will help develop a tailored Market entry plan for two winners.

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VULCANUS IN EUROPE - Host a Japanese intern and get a new input into your R&D projects

VULCANUS IN EUROPE - Host a Japanese intern and get a new input into your R&D projects

The EU-Japan Centre is inviting applications from EU based companies to host Japanese trainees for 8 months, from August 2020.(*)

The trainees come from leading Japanese universities and are students in engineering, IT, biology, chemistry, and other scientific/high-tech fields.
They will be able to communicate in your company’s local EU language.

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Latest Updates August 2019

Latest Updates August 2019

This summer we have updated eight pages with new statistics, charts, further readings and much more!

Please find hereafter an overview of the Luxury goods, Cosmetics, Jewellery, Food & Beverages; Energy, Ceramics & Glass, Polymers, and Materials sectors in Japan: 

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Special Focus: Luxury Goods

Special Focus: Luxury Goods

Knowing the specifics of the Japanese market is vital for any project to succeed. This month in “Special Focus”, we focus on Luxury Goods. Information on the related sub-topics, latest reports, and webinars on this topic are available on the following links.  

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Partnership Opportunities: Japanese Profiles of the Month

Partnership Opportunities: Japanese Profiles of the Month

Each month on this page we will be introducing profiles of Japanese companies that are looking for EU partners.
EU-Japan SME support & partnership opportunities are provided by the Enterprise Europe Network division of the EU-Japan Centre.

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Press Review: August 2019

Press Review: August 2019

In this section you will find this month's press review, which contains a selection of some of the most interesting Japan-related online articles that have been published over the past month. To read them, please click on the following links:

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