Welcome to Meeting Point Japan on Feb 19, 2018 at 16:30-20:00 at the Stockholm School of Economics. Listen to top business leaders, ambassadors and the Swedish trade commissioner in Tokyo.
We are very excited to present key players from industry. Mr. Toshiyuki Shigaof Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. and Innovation Network Corporation will speak about why innovation is key to the future success of Japanese industry. Mr. Jacob Wallenberg, of Investor will discuss how both our countries can strengthen their competitiveness by cooperating and innovating. Mr. Yasuo Anno of Northvolt AB will talk about the building of Europe’s largest lithium-ion battery factory, an extraordinary Swedish-Japanese industrial cooperation project.
2018 is also is a year of celebration for our two countries, marking 150 years of diplomatic collaboration. H.E. Ambassador Jun Yamazaki and H.E. Ambassador Magnus Robach will present some of the grand events that will take place in Sweden and Japan, respectively. Mrs. Cecilia Leiram of Business Sweden will explore options for partnerships and inform about the Sweden-Japan Business Summit in Tokyo in April.
Last but not least, come and enjoy the traditional mingling and receptionwith us, talk to the speakers and other participants, and meet new collaborators and innovators!
Included in the fee is your free copy of the 2018 celebration book SVERIGE OCH JAPAN – 150 ÅR AV VÄNSKAP OCH SAMARBETE (in Swedish and Japanese, value SEK 160)!
Full invitation and program printable pdf click link: 201801-SJF-MeetingPointJapan2018-A5-E
Directly to registration at meetingpointjapan.se
In cooperation with Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences, Embassy of Japan, Japanese Business Men’s Club, JSPS Stockholm office, Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Stockholm seminar on Japan and the Scandinavia-Japan Sasakawa Foundation.