Austria Connect Japan 2019

  • Tokyo

The 2nd Austrian managers’ and investors’ conference AUSTRIA CONNECT JAPAN 2019 is a comprehensive biennial business conference for representatives of Austrian subsidiaries in Japan, Austrian exporters, Japanese importers and business partners.

The conference will offer some interesting and stimulating seminars, the main focus however is networking among and the creation of synergies for the participants.

The Federal President of Austria, Alexander Van der Bellen, has confirmed his participation as an introductory speaker at the conference.

All participants at the AUSTRIA CONNECT JAPAN 2019 are also cordially invited to join the evening reception at the Austrian Embassy with President Van der Bellen. 

:   Intercontinental Tokyo Bay, Le Grand room, 4th Floor
Date/Time: Oct. 21st, registration and breakfast mingling starts at 8.45am, evening reception ends at 9pm
Participation Fee: EUR 250 or JPY 30,000 per person, includes all coffee breaks, luncheon, evening reception.
Conference language: English and Japanese (simultaneous translation for all sessions, most speakers speak in English)

Registration: For participants based in Japan, please register through our English or Japanese website as convenient for you. Payment is the usual bank transferal system (informtion is provided during registration process).

Programm outline:


Registration desk open and breakfast mingling


Opening followed by morning session:

* introducing all participants

* cybersecurity

* introductory speech by Federal President Alexander Van der Bellen

* the Japanese economy (Martin Schulz, Fujitsu Research Inst.),

* introduction to Wien products exhibition / Viennese luxury brands



Lunch break and networking


Afternoon session:

* Business culture

* CSR and Corporate Gov.

* 150 Trading with Japan | Free Trade Agreement 

* synergy creation workshop

* the Olympic Games 2020 - Austria Hospitality House,

* Austria's Paralympic Participation

* motivational speech


Transfer to Austrian Embassy



Reception with the President Van der Bellen

AUSTRIA CONNECT JAPAN 2019 Program (PDF, 0.6MB) (as of 15.10.2019)

AUSTRIA CONNECT JAPAN 2019 - Registration Form
Registration is on a first-come-first-serve basis! (max.120 pers.) 

For more information please contact:
Advantage Austria Tokyo

Thank you to all the supporters of the Austria Connect Japan 2019: