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January 30 - February 05
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    30.January.Sunday
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    31.January.Monday
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  • 01
    01.February.Tuesday

    Newly-launched urban and regional cooperation between Essen in Germany, Grenoble-Alpes Métropole in France, Toyota and Koriyama

    09:00 -10:10
    2022.02.01

    Essen in Germany, Grenoble-Alpes Métropole in France, Toyota and Koriyama were approved as cluster cites in the International Urban and Regional Cooperation (IURC) Programme 2021-2023 organised by the European Union (EU). In commemoration of this newly-launched urban and regional cooperation, a kick-off event and business seminar in the planned cooperation fields including “Hydrogen” and “Open Innovation” are held online with the presence of the German and French embassies in Japan.

    Registration: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_a03-9luVQ5Sb3rcvF-0OgQ

     

    Kickoff Event 9:00-9:20 (CET) / 17:00-17:20 (JST)

    Opening & Speech

    • Masato Shinagawa, Mayor of Koriyama City
    • Mr. Toshihiko Ota, Mayor of Toyota City
    • Mr. Thomas Kufen, Lord Mayor of Essen City
    • Mr. Christophe Ferrari, President of Grenoble-Alpes Métropole (GAM)

    Speech of Honored Guest

    • Ms. Susanne Welter, Minister Counsellor, Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany, Tokyo
    • Mr. Rémy Cardinet, Counsellor, Embassy of the French Republic, Tokyo

    Business Seminar 9:20-10:10 (CET) / 17:20-18:10 (JST)

    • Yohei Watanabe, Chief, Business Creation Division, Koriyama City
    • Mr. Go Theisen, Project Director for International Business, Essen Economic Development Agency (EWG)
    • Mr. Gabriel Voisin-Fradin, Project Manager for International Economic Relations, Grenoble-Alpes Métropole (GAM)
    • Mr. Yusuke Kitagawa, Head, Next Generation Industry Division, Toyota City
    • Dr. Hirohide Furutani, Director, Fukushima Renewable Energy Research Center, Fukushima Renewable Energy Institute, AIST (FREA)
    • Mr. Yasuhiro Hattori, Director, Energy. Agency Fukushima

     

    Organized by: City of Koriyama

    Co-organized by: City of Essen, Grenoble-Alpes Métropole (GAM) and City of Toyota

    Supported by: Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany and French Embassy in Tokyo and Fukushima Prefecture

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    02.February.Wednesday
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    03.February.Thursday
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    04.February.Friday
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    05.February.Saturday
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