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Updated on November 28, 2016

Office of the Governor for Policy Planning

Invest Tokyo Seminar Winter 2017 Hosted by Tokyo Metropolitan Government

Seminar Outline Click here for the event flyer(PDF:2,620KB)

  • Date: Wednesday, January 25, 2017
  • Time: 1:30 to 4:05pm (doors open at 1:00pm)
  • Venue: JETRO Headquarters 5th fl., ARK Mori Building, 1-12-32 Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo
    Access: External link )
  • Host: Tokyo Metropolitan Government
  • Co-host: Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO)
  • Capacity: Approximately 200 people (advance application required)
    • If more than 200 applications are received, participants will be chosen by lottery.
    • Participants will include foreign companies, foreign embassies, foreign chambers of commerce in Tokyo, Tokyo-based SMEs and entrepreneurs.
  • Application: External link ) Please apply by Monday, January 16.

Seminar Timeline

  • 1st session (1:30 to 2:35pm)
    • Opening Address by Yuriko Koike, Governor of Tokyo
    • "Japan's Investment Environment and Support for Investment in Japan," by Hiroyuki Ishige, Chairman and CEO of JETRO
    • "The Tokyo Metropolitan Government's Initiatives to Attract Foreign Companies," by Tomoe Otsuka, Director for National Strategic Special Zone Coordination, Office of the Governor for Policy Planning, Tokyo Metropolitan Government
    • "Attraction of the Special Economic Zone as Seen by a Company Supported by the Set-Up Program," by Brian Lee, CSO of AKA LLC
    • "Examples of Successful Business Match-Ups Between Foreign Affiliates and SMEs in Tokyo, " by Companies located in Tokyo(TBD)
    • Q&A
  • 2nd session (2:50 to 4:05pm)


External Relations Section, Coordination Division, Office of the Governor for Policy Planning

Tel: 03-5388-2864

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