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The Tokyo Metropolitan Government (TMG), in joint sponsorship with Japan External Trade Organization(JETRO), will be holding an event, ‘Invest Tokyo Seminar Autumn 2018’ on 25th September, 2018.
In order to make Tokyo a ‘Smart City’, which is a city open to the world, a global and economic centre, TMG is advancing efforts to enhance Tokyo’s business environment by utilizing the Special Zone system.
This seminar allows audience to learn about the measures taken by TMG and JETRO to attract foreign companies to Tokyo and Japan, and to listen to success stories (e.g. business matching with Japanese SMEs) of a foreign company established its business entity in Tokyo and attractiveness of the Special Zone in Tokyo.
In the 2nd part of this seminar, business matching between Japanese companies and foreign companies will be held.

Date and Time from 1:30 p.m., Tuesday 25th September, 2018 (Reception starts at 1:00 p.m.)
Venue Main Conference Room, 5F of the Tokyo Metropolitan Government No.1 Building, 2-8-1 Nishishinjuku, Shinjuku, Tokyo, 163-8001
Participants foreign companies, foreign affiliated companies, foreign / Japanese entrepreneurs, embassies, chambers of commerce, and Tokyo based Japanese companies interested in business matching with foreign companies
Languages Japanese and English (with simultaneous translation)
Seating Capacity approx 100 people (Please note that a drawing may be held if the number of applicants exceeds the seating capacity of the venue.)
Application Tuesday 11th September, 2018※Only 1st session

Program

1st section

1:30p.m.~2:05p.m. Opening Remarks
Takahiro Matsushita, Deputy Director General, Tokyo Metropolitan Government
The Tokyo Metropolitan Government’s Initiatives to Attract Foreign Companies
Tomoe Otsuka, Director for Attraction of Foreign Companies
Coordination Division, Office of the Governor for Policy Planning, Tokyo Metropolitan Government
JETRO’s Initiatives for Promoting Direct Investment in Japan
Mio Kawada, Director, Invest Japan Coordination Division, Invest Japan Department, Japan External Trade Organization(JETRO)
Attractiveness of the Special Economic Zone Seen from a Foreign Company
Mr. Shunji Furukubo, Managing Director, MAGENCY, INC.
Q&A

2nd section

2:15p.m~5:45p.m. ・Presentations by the participating foreign companies
・Business Matching and Meetings(for registered foreign (affiliated) companies and Tokyo based SMEs)