09-09-2014 | 10:30 - 11:30 Brussels time

What are the opportunities and risks to enter the growing market of telemedicine in Japan?

The Japanese telemedicine market is anticipated to grow. The potential of telemedicine for the development of healthcare in Japan has been promoted, thus healthcare IT investment and electronic healthcare investment are on the rise. Due to the high costs associated with deploying telemedicine technology, its major users in Japan are primarily confined to large teaching hospitals and prominent hospital systems. We will present the key applications technologies along with concrete examples of telemedicine system in regions in Japan. We will also cover examples of telemedicine services developed by Japanese private companies. Finally we will give an overview of the market situation along with the challenges associated with it such as cost, infrastructures, law and regulations and what could be the opportunities to approach the Japanese market of telemedicine.

The webinar is targeted to EU companies seeking to consider entering the growing telemedicine market in Japan.

Registrations are open until the 05/09/2014 included.

What you will learn during this webinar?

In 40 minutes from your desk, discover:

  • The growing telemedicine market trends in Japan
  • The size of the market of telemedicine in Japan
  • Examples of Japanese private companies which provides services, devices and infrastructures related to telemedicine
  • The challenges and opportunities of the Japanese market of telemedicine


  • Introduction
  • Expert’s presentation
  • Q&A Session
  • Conclusion

Speaker: Nathalie Cavasin, Consultant, NC Consulting - CAVASIN Nathalie
Organiser: EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation - Brussels Office

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