During the Covid-19 crisis Tech Japan Advocates and our affiliates worldwide have delayed and shifted programs to remote conferences and presentations using video platforms.
Tech Japan Advocates Events & News
The Japan/UK Investor Roundtable Discussion
Originally slated for March is being re-scheduled to the Autumn 2020, in which 16-20 investors from Japan and the UK will participate individually from their offices and homes. Additional TJA virtual events are being planned for the end of 2020 or early 2021, to include:
Tech London Advocates
Has helped to sponsor several remote video innovation conferences, including:
- LTW Connects and Virtual CogX were held across several days in June and attracted thousands of attendees.
- The TLA Covid-19 Resource Hub was launched in June. It is organized to help early-stage tech companies to engage with mentors, individually and in workshop-style video meet-ups (https://www.techlondonadvocates.org.uk/covid-19/).
- London Tech Week will now be held from the 2nd through the 10th of September (https://londontechweek.com/), in London and internationally using video conferencing.
Department of International Trade
British Embassy Tokyo
As part of “UK in JAPAN 2019-20” campaign from September 2019 through 2020, GREAT Weeks is showcasing the UK’s strengths in business, science and
innovations are being organized and are promoting further business and academic collaboration between the UK and Japan through trade missions, seminars, receptions, and panel discussions. The Covid-19 crisis interrupted several of these events, but others have been scheduled using video conferencing. For more information re: British DIT Events, please refer to:
UK Department for International Trade – Japan:
UK Department for International Trade Events: