Investment Summit Agenda
(primary language will be Japanese; simultaneous translation to English will be available. JETRO Members are invited Complimentary to the Summit.)
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
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.
12:15 – 12:30 Economic Incentives in CEE countries. New regulations on Special Economic Zones. Update on changes in incentive and tax packages.
12:30 - 13:00 Electric Vehicles (EV) development in CEE. How the Japanese automotive industry is leveraging locations in CEE for strategic advantage.
Speaker - TBA
13:00 -14:15 Networking Luncheon
14:15 – 15:15 Cross-border opportunities between Japan and Central Eastern Europe in the areas of Technology, IT, Gaming, SoftDev and Digital:
16:30 – 17:00 Investment Summit Closing and afternoon Teas
18:15 Japan - CEE Europe Investment Awards Gala Reception and Networking begins
(dress code: black tie or national dress)