| Nishippon Business Forum – the 4th edition, Fukuoka-Japan: November 30th 2016 |
On November 30th, at the Nishinippon Shimbun Building in Fukuoka has taken place the fourth edition of the Nishinippon Business Forum. The Forum has the official patronage of the Italian Ministry for Economic Development, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan, the Ministry of Economy of Japan and the Japan Business Federation. From this year it also has the media partnership of AGI – Agenzia Giornalistica Italia.
The Forum opened with the usual main conference, this year entitled: “Sceneries and perspectives for new international synergies: the role of Nishinippon in world economic dynamics”, where the various speakers offered their valuable insight and provided interesting and new visions and considerations.
Among the speakers were present high institutional figures and representatives of major players in the business field both in Italy and Japan.
Concurrently with the conference, various work sessions and confidential meetings between firms of numerous sectors took place, in particular IT and Food Industry, in order to improve the formation of partnerships and sharing of ideas and strategies.
Part of the Forum has been dedicated to the presentation of two exclusive documents prepared specifically on this occasion by the Think Tank.
The document, “Guida al business in Giappone 2016” (Guide to Business in Japan 2016 ed.) has been created in order to provide Italian firms and institutions the required insight and tools to invest in the archipelago.
The report of geopolitical analysis “A new momentum in Russo-Japanese relations?” inquires the possible economic and political consequences of President Vladimir Putin’s visit in Japan on December 15th, with the inclusion of considerations regarding possible advantages for Italian companies.