Report:「Symposium: Greater Nagoya Aerospace 2016」

Invitation for Symposium: Greater Nagoya Aerospace 2016

It was a great pleasure to invite you to a “Symposium: Greater Nagoya Aerospace 2016” to be held at Grosvenor House, A JW Marriott Hotel, hosted by Greater Nagoya Initiative on Monday, July 11th 2016, 17:00 -18:30.
Taking advantage of this opportunity, the Greater Nagoya Initiative was pleased to provide various activities promoting foreign direct investment (FDI) in the Greater Nagoya (*) region and to offer updated information for the region’s aerospace industry in the region. The symposium was planned to follow the outline below.


Date: July 11th , 2016 (Mon) 
Time: 17:00 – 18:30
Venue: Grosvenor House, A JW Marriott Hotel
Address: Park Lane. London, W1K 7TN, United Kingdom
Organizer: Greater Nagoya Initiative Center (GNIC)
Language: English

Program: July 11th, 2016  17:00 – 18:30

17:00 Opening Remarks
Atsuhiko HATANO, Director-General, Chubu Bureau, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
(Board Member of Greater Nagoya Initiative Center)
Tetsuro TOYODA, Chairman, Chubu Economic Federation
Greater Nagoya Aerospace Industry and business environment
Regional Organizations
Ado YAMAMOTO, Vice President, Nagoya Chamber of Commerce & Industry

Greater Nagoya Aerospace Industry and business environment
Aichi Pref, Gifu Pref, Mie Pref, City of Nagoya

MRJ – The Next Generation Regional Jet (TBD)
Hideyuki KAMIYA,Director、Head of Strategic Marketing,Sales & Marketing

Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation

A challenge to Aviation from Auto Industry (TBD)
ARAI Akifumi (Sam), President and Chief Operating Officer

Tamagawa Trading Co., Ltd. A Company of Tamagawa Seiki Co., Ltd

18:25  Closing remarks
Toshihiko SAKAGUCHI, Director General
Japan External Trade organization London Office

18:40 – 20:00 Networking organized by Aichi pref.

(*) Greater Nagoya:
Located in the center of Japan, the area has one of the biggest manufacturing industries followed by Toyota Motor Corporation, as well as the biggest aerospace industry including airframe manufacturers of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) and Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. (KHI), their parts suppliers and material manufacturers such as Toray Industries, Inc..

(*) Greater Nagoya Initiative (GNI):
Greater Nagoya Initiative (GNI) is a joint organization of national and local governments, industries and academia, created to promote foreign direct investment to Greater Nagoya region and alliance between overseas and Japanese companies in the region.