Forum: Germany - Greater Nagoya Mutual Business Development

Promoting business development between Greater Nagoya and Germany

Introducing business and cooperation chances with Japanese companies.

2018-10-31, 15:00 - 17:00 ()

Stuttgart Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Jägerstraße 30
70174 Stuttgart

To promote mutual business development between Germany and Japan, Greater Nagoya Initiative (GNI) will have Business Forums and networking events in Munich, Stuttgart, and Dusseldorf. In these Forum, we will introduce attractive business circumstance of Greater Nagoya, relationship with German and other foreign countries, and companies which have prominent technologies.


  • Opening remarks (5min)
    • Speaker: Masatoshi SAKAGUCHI, Vice President, Greater Nagoya Initiative Center (GNIC)
  • Short Presentations
    • Introduction of Greater Nagoya Region (15min)
      Speaker: Kenichi TOMIYOSHI, General Director, Chubu Bureau, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
    • Business Development in Japan: Growth, Opportunities and Insights (15min)
      Speaker: Andreas APPEL, District Manager Southeast and East Asia, SEW-EURODRIVE GmbH & Co. KG, Germany
    • Introduction of the company in Greater Nagoya region (15min)
      Speaker: to be decided
  • Networking event


Japanese – German (Simultaneous interpretation)

Registration and Contact

Participation is free of charge but registration is required:

内藤 悠(Ms. Haruka NAITO)
中部経済産業局 地域経済部 国際課
TEL: +81 - (0)52-951-4091

Please visit the entries for the Munich and the Duesseldorf seminar, as well as for the overall initiative.


Speaker: Andreas Appel Speaker: Andreas Appel