Events

Jan. 22, 2019 - 14:00

UK-Japan 21st Century Education Roundtable

With the UK at the forefront of education, the sector is considered as a highly attractive export in boosting the country’s economy internationally. Annual revenue from investment in education-related exports has garnered nearly £19bn in 2015, growing by 22% since 2010. Because of this, the government has been a staunch supporter in developing global partnerships as well ... Read more

Jan. 26, 2019 - 09:30

4th Inter-Chamber Ski Race

The Inter-Chamber Ski Race is intended as a fun event for members of foreign business chambers in Japan, their friends, Japanese or foreign business partners and family. Children and senior family members are welcome! The race will be a "best of two runs", so get your skis ready and hit the slopes of Hakuba! Read more

Jan. 30, 2019 - 12:00

2019 Global Forecast

As the end of the year approaches, businesses start planning ahead and wondering what the next twelve months has in store . . . Recent trends suggest that commercial success will be tied to purpose, ethics and politics, with consumers being more discerning about where to use their purchasing power. Certainly there are some seismic shifts on the horizon around AI ... Read more

Feb. 1, 2019 - 12:00

The UK's Image Before And After Brexit Part II

Two and a half years on from the referendum, how attractive is the UK for business, education and for tourism in the eyes of Japan's young people? How are the Brexit negotiations affecting the UK's image? Read more

Feb. 7, 2019 - 18:00

Small is GREAT XIV: The Unintentional Salaryman

From humble beginnings as a TEFL instructor with lacklustre management in Germany, to a fledgling business owner in Japan during the financial crisis of 2008, Richard Straughan has weathered many storms. Read more