(primary language Japanese; simultaneous translation to English.)
Direct Investment into key sectors of CEE
8:00-9:00 Registration and Networking Teas and Coffees
9:00 – 9:15 Introduction and Welcome VIP Guests
Thom Barnhardt, CEE Business Media, Summit & Awards Organizer
Mr. Masanori Tsuruda, Director the Europe Division, METI.
9:15-10:15 Keynote Speakers:
10:15 – 11:00 “European Union – Japan Economic Partnership Agreement” (EPA) in 2019 – an analysis of the practical benefits.
11:00 – 11:30 Teas, Coffees and networking
11:30 – 12:15 Case-studies from veteran, long-established Japanese investors, and new Japanese investors in CEE. Lessons learned from M&As, or greenfield investors.
12:45 -1:45pm Networking Luncheon
1:45pm – 2:45pm Cross-border opportunities between Japan and Central Eastern Europe in the areas of Technology, IT, Gaming, SoftDev and Digital. CEE market as source of Software/Digital development for Japanese firms.
3:30pm Investment Summit Closing
6:15pm Japan - CEE Europe Investment Awards Gala Reception and Networking begins