UNIDO ITPO Tokyo will organize Bangladesh Business Seminar on 10 November 2020, followed by B2B Meetings between Bangladesh and Japanese companies from 11 to 30 November 2020, as an online event.
The seminar will focus on the current business outlook of Bangladesh as well as Bangladesh business environment for Japanese companies. Twenty-four (24) Bangladesh companies interested in business partnerships with Japanese companies will also speak about their business at the seminar.
Following the seminar, B2B business matching is available online between the said 24 Bangladesh and interested Japanese enterprises from 11 to 30 November 2020.
We welcome your participation in the seminar as well as in the business matching.
＊Profiles of 24 Bangladesh companies are provided here
Date/Time: 10 November 2020 (Tue) / 14:00-15:50 (JST), 11:00-12:50 (BDT)
Format: Online seminar * Live stream on zoom
Organizers: UNIDO ITPO Tokyo
Supporters: JETRO, Pacific Resource Exchange Center (PREX), Japan-Bangladesh Committee for Commercial and Economic Co-operation
Language: English-Japanese Simultaneous Translation
Capacity: 400 (Application will be closed once the number of registration reaches the limit)
To join the seminar, register from here
* For simultaneous interpretation, please read this before you join the seminar. You need an extra device to receive interpretation services.
Programme (tentative) *time in JST with BDT in brackets
14:00- (11:00- BDT) Opening Remarks by Mr. Yuko Yasunaga, Head of UNIDO ITPO Tokyo
14:05- (11:05- BDT) “Cooperation with UNIDO in Promoting Business Partnerships between Bangladesh and Japan” by Mr. Jalalul Hai, CEO, Haison International Ltd.
14:15- (11:15- BDT) “Economic Outlook and Trends of Japanese Companies in Bangladesh” by Mr. Yuji Ando, JETRO Representative in Dhaka
14:30- (11:30- BDT) “Recent Business Outlook in Bangladesh by Mr. Tareq Rafi Bhuiyan (Jun), Secretary-General, Japan Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce & Industry (JBCCI)
14:40- (11-40- BDT) Self-introduction by 21 Bangladesh Companies (3 minutes/company)
15:40– (12:40- BDT) Q&A
15:50 (12:50) Announcement of B2B Arrangement by UNIDO
Business Matching / B2B Meetings
Date: 11 (Wed) – 30 (Mon) November 2020
Time: 11:00-19:00 (JST) *Monday through Thursday
Format: Online B2B Meeting
Organizers: UNIDO ITPO Tokyo
Supporters: JETRO, Japan-Bangladesh Business Cooperation Committee, Pacific Resource Exchange Center (PREX)
B2B Registration & Procedures
① Register from this link.
Set up your password when you register. “online B2B meeting platform” is ready for use upon registration.
② Read the user manual (Japanese version only) which will be sent to you automatically upon registration.
〜〜After log in to your personal page (on the online B2B meeting platform)〜〜
③ Search and check profiles of Bangladesh companies and pre-arrange online meetings. You can set up meetings right after your registration.
〜〜During the event（11〜30 Nov.）〜〜
④ Join the meetings you have set up.
For further information, please contact:
Ms. Toshinaga / Ms. Horiguchi, UNIDO ITPO Tokyo