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African Business Networking Fair 2018 (Tokyo)

African Business Networking Fair 2018 (Tokyo)

UNIDO ITPO Tokyo co-organized African Business Networking Fair 2018 by JICA on Thursday, 15 March, 2018.

276 African youths, who arrived in Japan last September on the 4th batch under the ABE Initiative programme – African Business Education Initiative for Youth, gathered from all over Japan for the African Business Networking Fair 2018 at the Ota City Industrial Plaza (PiO). The venue was crowded with those African students visiting Japanese company booths for internship opportunities as well as African country booths.


Time/Date: Thursday, 15 March, 9:30 – 16:00
Venue: Ota-ku Sangyo Plaza PiO
Networking Fair – Main Exhibition Hall (1F), Side-event – Hall (2F)
Organizer: Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)
Co-organizer:  UNIDO ITPO Tokyo
Supporter: External Representation Office for Asia, The African Development Bank Group

Side-event Programme

13:00 “Why African market now”
    by Deloitte Tohmatsu Consulting LLC
13:40 Information session about ABE initiative program by JICA
14:00 Panel discussion by internship accepting companies
14:40 Networking session among companies (- 15:30)

Contact for inquiries

Japan International Cooperation Center (JICE)
International Students Affairs Department Ⅱ
ABE Initiative Internship Team
Tel:03-6838-2717 /