Meeting of the EU regions participating in the study visit to Japan, 4th of November 2022

EU-Japan Region-to-Region Innovation Cooperation Project will hold an online ZOOM meeting for those who join the upcoming study visits of the EU regions to Japan. Any stakeholders of the EU regions and Japanese prefectures interested in the project can also join the meeting.

The meeting will have three main objectives:
– To explain the content, itineraries and other aspects related to the study visit that will take place between November 13 and 19.
– To explain the main aspects related to regional innovation policy in Japan and existing opportunities.
– To share some practical advice for representatives of European regions participating in the study visit.


Date and time: Friday, November 4 from 9:30 to 10:30 am (CET).

9:30 Opening of the meeting
9:30-9:50 Introduction and schedule of the study visit
Mr. Hidefumi Imura, Team Leader, IURC Japan
9:50-10-20 Industrial Policy in Japan
Mr. Pedro Cordero, Project Coordinator, JETRO Spain
Mr. Amadeo Jensana, Coordinator for the EU, EU-Japan Region-to-Region Innovation Cooperation.
10:20-10:30 Q&A
10:30 Closing of the meeting