The Australian and New Zealand Chamber of Commerce in Japan (ANZCCJ) together with Austrade, will be hosting an event ‘Australia and Japan: Investing in the opportunities’ on 26 September 2019 at the Australian Embassy, Tokyo. This event will provide business executives an overview of the opportunities for Australian and Japanese businesses in their respective markets, and the leveraging of those bilateral relationships to create further opportunities in other markets.
Date: Thursday 26 September 2019
Time: 3:00pm - 6:30pm (doors open from 2:30pm, event starts 3:00pm)
Venue: Australian Embassy Tokyo (map)
Registration deadline: Please note registration for this event has now closed.
Complimentary Passes: Platinum and Gold Sponsors are entitled to use up to two of their complimentary guest passes for this event.
Payment required at time of purchase of tickets. If your payment will be late due to your company’s financial procedures, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org as soon as you have completed your registration. For non-members, if we do not receive payment within 4 working days of registration, we reserve the right to cancel your registration.
1500-1505: Welcome remarks from Australian Ambassador to Japan, H.E. Richard Court AC
1505-1515: High-level overview on Japan business opportunities, Austrade Senior Trade Commissioner, Mr Brett Cooper
1515-1550: Panel session on emerging opportunities and challenges for Australian businesses in Japan
1550-1605: Coffee break
1605-1640: Panel session on inbound Japanese trends to Australia
1700-1830: Networking over drinks and nibbles
MC: Sally Townsend, ANZCCJ Chair
Panel Moderator: Martin Spann, Japan Country Manager at Commonwealth Bank
Managing Director & CEO, Lendlease Japan, Andrew Gauci
Director, Invest Japan Promotion Division, JETRO, Mio Kawada
Managing Director, Japan, AMP Capital, Kenson Wong
Partner, Ashurst Japan, Tracy Whiriskey
Senior Vice President, Macquarie Capital, Kanna Mihara
Senior Manager, Global Strategy & Regional Management Dept., Mitsubishi Corporation, Baden Firth
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Special event instructions
There is a security check prior to the entrance at the Australian Embassy. Please bring identification (drivers' license, passport, health insurance card or foreigner’s residence card). Company ID and business cards are not acceptable.
ANZCCJ will be taking photos throughout our events, which may include faces of guests. These photos will used by ANZCCJ on our website and other material. By participating in this event, we wish to make you aware that your photo may be taken. If you have any questions or concerns about this, please email us or let us know at the event registration desk on the day.