Japan Business 101 - Keys for Success in Japan
Time & Location
About The Event
10:00-10:05 Mr. Ze`ev Lavie, Director, International Relations Div.,
The Federation of Israeli Chambers of Commerce
10:05-10:10 Adv. Zeev Weiss, Chairman, Israel Japan Friendship Society & Chamber of Commerce
10:10-10:25 Ms. Rie Matsumoto, Economic Attaché of Japan in Israel
"Overview of the current Japanese nationwide/local industry"
10:25-12:00 Ms. Yifat Vered, Founder, Israel-Japan Consulting and Business Development
“Lost in Translation” Is Doing Business in Japan “Chotto Muzukashii or A Little Hard”?
• What every company should know before approaching the Japanese market.
• Understanding Japan’s business codes and behavior in order to overcome the challenges of doing business in Japan
• How to use Japanese negotiations tactics when a conflict arises
12:00-12:10 Ms. Noa Heinemann, Director, Asia-Pacific Dept., Ministry of Economy and Industry
"Introduction to the Foreign Trade Administration and the Economic section in Tokyo"
12:20-12:50 Mr. Andrew Springthorpe, Senior Executive Vice President,
SBC Group (Japan) and Sumida Tax & Accounting Office
“Stepping Stones to Success in Japan”
12:50-13:20 Ms. Yifat Vered, Founder, Israel-Japan Consulting and Business Development
The Opportunities of the E-Commerce Market in Japan
Japan's e-commerce market is the third largest and the fastest growing in the world. If you are interested in the e-commerce market or have a unique technology developed especially for this market, come find out why Japan should be your target.
13:20-13:45 Ms. Sophiya Berezansky, Closing Remarks & Discussion, General Manager,
Israel Japan Friendship Society and Chamber of Commerce