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December 2, 2019

Tokyo calling: how Japan communicates with the world

The BCCJ was very pleased to host a breakfast event “Tokyo calling: how Japan communicates with the world” in collaboration with the Financial Times on October 18 at the Grand Hyatt Tokyo. Foreign perceptions of Japan are a strange jumble of opposites: technology-loving but reluctant to change, conformist but creative, pacifist and yet constantly criticised […]
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December 2, 2019

Tokyo calling: how Japan communicates with the world

The BCCJ was very pleased to host a breakfast event “Tokyo calling: how Japan communicates wit ...

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August 21, 2019

BCCJ think tank talks responsible tourism

Japan’s tourism boom has delivered record numbers of overseas visitors, rising from 10 million in ...

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July 19, 2019

Small is GREAT XV | Law and Disorder with Catherine O’Connell

Tips for entrepreneurs at Small is GREAT XV BCCJ member Catherine O’Connell established her own le ...

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July 16, 2019

Rolls Royce – Breakfast with Ben Story

With its origins dating from 1884 and a history in Japan of more than 100 years, Rolls-Royce has ove ...

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July 10, 2019

Tech Hack | UK-Japan Innovation Ecosystems in 2019-2020

Guests of the BCCJ came together on July 9 to generate new ideas on implementation and integration o ...

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July 5, 2019

Lessons on Leadership from Global CEO of Rio Tinto, Jean-Sébastien Jacques

Business leaders must embrace partnerships and disruption while staying connected with society in or ...

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June 21, 2019

Automotive tech driving new businesses, social change

Potential of ACES (automated, connected, electric and shared vehicles) Members of the British and Sw ...

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June 7, 2019

How VR is transforming business – Lessons from EY and Shadow Factory

BCCJ members visited EY’s new digital innovation centre, wavespace, on April 25 for an interactive ...

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June 4, 2019

Congratulations to 2019 BCCJ Cup champion, Joe Fisher of Herbert Smith Freehills

This year’s British Chamber of Commerce in Japan (BCCJ) Golf Day, the “2019 BCCJ Cup ...

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May 24, 2019

ARUP | UK firm supports Japan rail exports

Inside my Company: Arup Arup presented an introduction to its newest offering, rail consultancy, at ...

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April 26, 2019

Diversity in Rugby – Legacy goals of grassroots play, regional rejuvenation

“Rugby is a growing, thriving, global sport because it is inclusive and fosters diversity at all l ...

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April 26, 2019

Profitability key to driving D&I agenda

BCCJ members speak on International Women’s Day  Womenomics is working, but it needs to be linked ...

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April 25, 2019

2019-2020 Executive Committee announced at AGM

At last night’s 2019 BCCJ Annual General Meeting (AGM), the 2019-2020 BCCJ Executive Committee ...

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April 17, 2019

Building a Sustainable Workplace

BCCJ members offer lessons for individual, corporate change The BCCJ has kicked off its popular hack ...

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April 12, 2019

Co-creating the future through Society 5.0

Co-creating the future through Society 5.0 Members of the BCCJ and leadership platform SINCA (Sharin ...

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April 12, 2019

W20 co-chair addresses BCCJ members

Digital advances provide new era for women The co-chair of the W20 engagement group, which proposes ...

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April 4, 2019

Embracing the Green Finance Revolution

Embracing the green finance revolution Green finance is undergoing a revolution, as British banks su ...

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April 2, 2019

AI: Turning Water into Gold

AI: Turning water into gold As artificial intelligence (AI) becomes more prevalent, organisations ar ...

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March 28, 2019

The UK’s Global Image Ahead of Brexit

The UK’s global image ahead of Brexit Survey shows attractiveness, trust remains high Despite the ...

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March 26, 2019

Small is GREAT XIV: The Unintentional Salaryman

Small is GREAT XIV: The Unintentional Salaryman  The BCCJ’s Small is GREAT events have showcased ...

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December 6, 2018

Unlocking Japan’s hidden corporate value

Japan’s corporate governance practices have been boosted by reforms including corporate governance ...

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