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Issue No.75 (November 2013)

Greater Nagoya Means Greater Business Opportunities

1. Symposium: SAMPE JAPAN 13th Japan International SAMPE Symposium & Exhibition (JISSE-13)
2. GNI Event: Greater Nagoya Next Generation Industry Seminar
3. MOU Between National Composite Center and Fraunhofer ICT
4. Industry: Costco opens first location in Greater Nagoya

1. Symposium: SAMPE JAPAN 13th Japan International SAMPE Symposium & Exhibition (JISSE-13)

Every second year, the Japan Chapter of SAMPE (Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering), SAMPE Japan, holds “International SAMPE Symposium & Exhibition”. This year marks the 13th time in the running.
This international meeting is a combination of a symposium and exhibition. The exhibition, JISSE-13 showcase the latest advances in materials and processing engineering. Advanced materials will be used in a diversity of fields, from aerospace to leisure, and are expected to dramatically contribute to solving global issues such as energy, IT and the environment.
Theme: “A Giant Bridge From Practice and High Volume to Science and High Performance”
Organizer: Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE Japan) Event Division, General Affairs Office, Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun, Ltd.

Date: Nov. 11th (Mon) ? Nov. 13th (Wed), 2013
Venue: WINC Aichi: (Aichi &Industry &Labor Center) 8F, 9FMeeting Rooms
More details: http://www.nikkan.co.jp/eve/sampe/eng/index.html

2. GNI Event: Greater Nagoya Next Generation Industry Seminar

Greater Nagoya Initiative Center is holding the “Greater Nagoya Next Generation Industry Seminar” for the purpose of upgrading our growing industries holding “Japanese Manufacturing Skills” in the Greater Nagoya Area. We invite advanced research institutes in Europe and have presentations with the latest research results of CFRP and composite materials.

Date and Time: November 14th (Thursday), 2013 14:00-17:00
14:00 ? 14:10?Opening Remarks
14:10 ? 15:00 “Automation in CFRP manufacturing: aircraft -, automotive-, wind energy in industry”
CFK Valley, Prof. Axel Herrmann, Airbus, Head of CFK-Valley Stade, CEO of CTC
15:00 ? 15:50?”Recycled carbon fibers and potential applications”
CFK Valley, Dr. Tim Rademacker, Managing Director, Stade Recycling Center
16:05 ? 16:55?” Automated assembly of large CFRP structures”
Fraunhofer IFAM, Mr. Gerhard Pauly, Business Development, Fraunhofer IFAM
Language:?Simultaneous Interpretation
Organizer: Greater Nagoya Initiative Center
Special Supporters: CFK Valley, Fraunhofer IFAM
How to apply:

3. MOU Between National Composite Center and Fraunhofer ICT

The National Composite Center of Nagoya University has put in place a memorandum of understanding between Fraunhofer Institute for Chemical Technology (hereinafter referred to as “ICT”) with its principal office located at Joseph-von-Fraunhofer Strasse, Pfinztal, Germany. Based on this memorandum, the organizations will exchange information to develop innovative technologies and foster human resource development in composite material-related fields.

4. Industry: Costco opens first location in Greater Nagoya

The Costco Wholesale Japan opened a new warehouse in Tokoname city, Aichi prefecture on August 30, 2013. This is their first location in Greater Nagoya.

[About New Location]
Store Name: Chubu Airport
Opening Date: August. 30 (Fri), 2013
Address: 1-25-14 Rinku-cho Tokoname City, Aichi, Japan 479-0882

[About Costco Wholesale Japan]
Costco Wholesale is a membership warehouse club, dedicated to bringing its members quality goods and services at the lowest possible prices.
More details: http://www.costco.co.jp/p/locations/chubuairport?lang=en

What?s new on GNI Website

[Latest News]:
Event : Mie Prefecture Seminar on Foreign Direct Investment
Report : Position Paper ? ACCJ Chubu
[GNI Business Advancement]:
Global Companies launched in Greater Nagoya:

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