Registration is now closed. Please contact Misato.Fukui@dfat.gov.au for further enquiries.
Making the most of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for the Trans Pacific Partnership (CPTPP)
A Seminar for Japanese and Australian Businesses
Ahead of the CPTPP’s entry into force on 30 December 2018, interested stakeholders are invited to attend a seminar and networking event to learn more about opportunities the CPTPP offers. This seminar is an interactive session where you’ll have the opportunity to hear directly from government and industry experts on how to take advantage of the CPTPP.
Date: Monday 17 December
Time: 4:30-6:15 PM, doors open 4:00 PM
Venue: Australian Embassy, 2-1-14 Mita, Minato-ku, Tokyo
Speakers include: Ms Frances Adamson, Secretary of Australia’s Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (her bio is available here). Mr Tadayuki Nagashima, Former JETRO Executive Vice President and current Chief Senior Researcher. Mr Tim Barnstable, Head of Japan, Ingredients for Saputo, ANZCCJ Executive Councillor and ANZCCJ Food, Ag and Hospitality Committee Chair and Ms Cheryl Stanilewicz, Trade Commissioner, Australian Embassy in Japan.
16:00 Registration opens
16:30 Welcome remarks, Australian Ambassador to Japan, HE Richard Court AC
16:32 Opening remarks, Secretary of Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Frances Adamson
16:37 Overview of the agreement
16:52 Panel discussion and Q&A
18:15 End of event
For more information, please contact: Misato.Fukui@dfat.gov.au. Please note there will be no parking available for this event.
The seminar is hosted by the Australian Embassy, with support from the Australian and New Zealand Chamber of Commerce in Japan (ANZCCJ) and the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO).