For more information about the Forum, speaking and sponsorship opportunities, please contact the organisers:
Founder, Event Director
EU-Japan EPA Forum
Phone: +44 7411 628 822
70 Conduit Street, Mayfair
London W1S 2GF, England
EU-Japan EPA Forum Series
The 1st EU-Japan EPA Forum was staged by Nordstrom International in April 12, 2018 in cooperation with Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO), The European Commission, The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan (MOFA) and hosted at the Royal Stock Exchange in Copenhagen. The business summit brought together key policy-makers behind the EPA and a high-level international audience of 200 senior business leaders. With executive speakers from AIRBUS, Alstom, J.P.Morgan, Mizuho Bank, NEC, Ericsson, Novo Nordisk amongst others.
At the 1st EU-Japan EPA Forum, keynote speeches were given by: Cecilia Malmström, EU- Commissioner for Trade, Taro Kono, Minister for Foreign Affairs, Japan, Marco Chirullo, EU’s Deputy Chief Negotiator on the EPA, Directorate-General Trade, European Commission, Yoichi Suzuki, Japan’s Former Chief Negotiator on the EPA, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Japan, Takehiko Matsuo, Director General for Trade Policy, Ministry of Economic, Trade and Industry (METI), Yasukazu Irino, Executive Vice President, Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO), amongst others.
Supporting organisations included; Japan Business Council in Europe (JBCE), European Business Council in Japan (EBC), EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation, Confederation of German Industries (BDI), Advantage Austria, The Danish Chambers of Commerce and Danish Export Association, The Sweden Chamber of Commerce, Euro Commerce, Digital Europe and others.
Event partners and media coverage; Nikkei, Nikkei Asian Review, Bloomberg, Reuters and The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU).
The 2nd EU-Japan EPA Forum and Round Table Series will again be staged by Nordstrom International currently being planned for May 16, 17, 2019 with Milan, Italy as the host city. Secure your place, book now.