February 7, 2019
The Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) will cooperate in holding a Fukushima Mirai Business Networking Event, which will be jointly organized by the Foundation for the Promotion of the Fukushima Innovation Coast Scheme (FIPO) and the Public-Private Joint Team for Reconstruction of the Soso Region in Fukushima Prefecture.
This event aims to create business matching opportunities between companies developing business in Fukushima Prefecture as participants in the Fukushima Innovation Coast Scheme and local companies running businesses in the Hama-Dori area of the prefecture. The event will provide a great opportunity for companies developing business in the prefecture to ascertain the demands of local companies and for both sides to forge new partnerships and exchange ideas.
February 26 (Tue.), 2019; from 13:30 to 17:00 (tentative; doors will open at 13:00.)
J-Village Hall, J-Village
Address: Utsukushimori 8, Yamadaoka, Naraha Town, Futaba County, Fukushima Prefecture
By car: About 5 minutes’ drive from Hirono Interchange along the Joban Expressway
By train: About 15 minutes’ walk from Kido Station of the JR Joban Line
3. Program (tentative)
13:30: Opening remarks
13:40: Part I - Presentations by companies developing business in the prefecture
- Ukawa Rubber Manufacturing Corporation
- NBS Co., Ltd.
- Tajima Motor Corporation
- Mitsufuji Corporation
14:30: Speech by an official of the Japan Patent Office
Topic: Project for utilization of intellectual property in Fukushima Prefecture
14:55: Part II - Networking events
- Individual-based business matching meetings with companies that have made presentations
A networking event and a business matching event will be held between companies that have made presentations and regional companies visiting the event. This event will also provide opportunities to have individual-based business meetings with such companies.
- Event for exchanging business cards between participating companies
An event for exchanging business cards will be held between companies participating in the Fukushima Mirai Business Networking Event.
17:00: Closing remarks
4. Contact counter and how to apply
Secretariat of the Fukushima Mirai Business Networking Event:
- For instructions on how to apply for the Fukushima Mirai Business Networking Event, please see the flier in the Appendix attached to the Japanese language press release.(PDF:841KB)
Division in Charge
Fukushima New Industries and Employment Promotion Office, Fukushima Reconstruction Promotion Group