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ABE Initiative: Africa Business Networking Fair [Kobe]

ABE Initiative: Africa Business Networking Fair [Kobe]

UNIDO ITPO Tokyo supported the Africa Business Networking Fair on 20 November 2017 in Kobe.

The event attracted more than 140 representatives of Japanese companies as well as 109 ABE Initiative students who are studying in master courses at Japanese universities in West Japan area.

It started with Business Seminar session, followed by Africa Business Network Fair with enthusiastic interaction among ABE students and Japanese companies who have Africa as the next business destination in their mind. Participants also enjoyed the reception with the presence of H.E. Prof. Mohammed Gana Yisa, Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and H.E. Ms. Venetia Sebudandi, Ambassador of the Republic of Rwanda.   


Date/Time: 20 November 2017 (Mon)
13:00 – 14:45 Business Seminar
15:00 – 16:45 Africa Business Network Fair
17:00 – 19:00 Reception
Venue: Kobe Portopia Hotel, “Ohwada”
Organizers: Hyogo/Kobe International Business Square (JETRO Kobe, Hyogo International Business Center,  Kobe Overseas Business Center)
IDE-JETRO, Kobe City, JICA Kansai,
Japan International Cooperation Center (JICE)
Japan Finance Cooperation
Supporters: Kobe Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Minato Bank Ltd.