Business in the Kanagawa Prefecture
Date: November 16th (Wed), 2016
Hours: 11:00AM – 13:30PM
Venue: Cuckoo’s Nest, Menlo Park
Address: 68 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025
Organizer: Kanagawa Prefectural Government of Japan
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Official Website: www.pref.kanagawa.jp
Kanagawa’s Governor Yuji Kuroiwa is coming to Silicon Valley to talk to you about new business opportunities for American businesses in the Kanagawa prefecture. Along with our guest speakers, the seminar will cover topics including incentives, starting a your company, and the business environment of Kanagawa.
Claudia Franco of Rocket Software. Claudia joined the company in 2012 and is the VP of Data & Analytics. Claudia has over 14 years of experience in IT, including leadership roles in engineering, research, management, and business operations.
Kohei Okimuro of Pasona N A. Kohei joined the company in 2008 as a Business Development Representative. Kohei has supported Japanese companies by providing human resources services in the form of staffing, outsourcing and consulting.
- 11:00 Doors open
- 11:30 Opening remarks
Mr. Jun Yamada, Consul General in San Francisco
- 11:40 Doing business in Kanagawa
Mr. Yuji Kuroiwa, Governor of Kanagawa Prefecture
- 12:00 Setting up shop in Japan
Mr. Kohei Okimuro, Associate Director of Business Development, Pasona NA
- 12:30 Our experience with Kanagawa
Ms. Claudia Franco, VP of Data & Analytics, Rocket Software
- 12:50 Closing remarks
Mr. Yoshiaki Tojo, Chief Executive Director, JETRO San Francisco
- 1:00 Networking and catered lunch
- 1:30 Doors close