SJCC Swiss-Japanese Chamber of Commerce

Impulse: Swiss World in Japan

At the event the business guide «Swiss World in Japan» will be launched.

© JETRO, 2016
Tuesday, March 1st 2016, 13:30 - 17:00
Switzerland Global Enterprise
Stampfenbachstrasse 85
8006 Zurich
Switzerland Global Enterprise
JETRO Switzerland

This event is fully booked

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Event Program

13:30  Registration and welcome coffee
14:00 Greeting and introduction:

  • RYUHEI MAEDA, Japanese Ambassador in Switzerland
  • DANIEL KÜNG, CEO of Switzerland Global Enterprise

14:15  Current Economic Situation in Japan

  • MASASHI NAKAZONO, Director General JETRO Geneva

14:35  Launch of the business guide «Swiss World in Japan»

  • MARC GAMBARAZA, Research Associate JETRO Geneva

14:55 Free Trade and Economic Partnership Agreement (FTEPA) with Japan: What's in for Swiss Exporters?

  • PATRICK ZILTENER, Ph.D., Senior Researcher + Lecturer, University of Zurich

15:15  Coffee break

15:45  Business Experience Story of a Swiss SME

  • KOICHI OBA, former CEO of Sika Japan, Head Corporate Target Market Roofing

16:00  Business Opportunities «Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games»

  • DAISAKU YUKITA, Deputy Director General JETRO London

16:30  Conclusion and services by Switzerland Global Enterprise and JETRO

16:45  Cocktail