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Learn More About Japan
February 19, 2020
Are you interested in learning more about growing exports to Japan? We have two great events coming up for you in February and March!
Meet with Michigan's Japan Center
Meet with representatives from Michigan's Japan Center to discover your company's potential in the market. Satoshi Takayama and Yasushi Hasegawa of Michigan's Japan Center will be visiting Michigan February 26-28, 2020. If you're interested in meeting with Satoshi and Yasushi during their visit, contact the International Trade Manager listed or email [email protected]
Travel dates, locations, and contact information:
February 26 – Troy – David Newhouse, [email protected]
February 27 – Ann Arbor – Brendan Cherry, [email protected]
February 28 – Grand Rapids – Weiwei Lu, [email protected]
Culture & Coffee: Navigating Japan
Thursday, March 19, 2020
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Each Culture & Coffee training session will cover how-to’s and best practices for doing business abroad along with cultural nuances business professionals face while traveling. Fresh coffee and a continental breakfast will be served during each training as VAGTC believes some of the best conversations take place over a good cup of coffee!
Topics of discussion will include, but are not limited to:
BUSINESS MEETINGS - GIFT GIVING - COMMUNICATION - BUSINESS ATTIRE - NEGOTIATING TACTICS