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Next JMEC Business Innovation² Event!

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THURSDAY May 26, 2016 18:30-21:00

at Residence of Irish Ambassador to Japan

In collaboration with the Ireland Japan Chamber of Commerce in Japan, we are pleased to invite you to the next JMEC Business Innovation² event! The event will be hosted at the Residence of the Irish Ambassador to Japan.

This event series features business speakers presenting on current topics in the areas of business innovation, strategy, marketing and branding.

Come and listen to our keynote speakers, enjoy a great buffet and drinks—and meet old and new JMEC friends!

Spaces are limited and registration required—so please sign up early!

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

PRESENTATION 1

YOUR SOCIAL MEDIA CHALLENGE: WHICH, WHAT & HOW?
Creating a dynamic and interactive social media strategy for your business

by Kieron Cashell

Kieron Cashell is General Manager of GPlus Media in Tokyo—a pioneer and provider of branded English Web sites in Japan, targeting the international community in Japan and abroad. These sites had over 16 million unique visitors in 2015, and include leading Web sites such as Japan Today, GaijinPot, CareerEngine and SavvyTokyo. In 2015 GPlus Media was acquired by Fuji TV-Lab and is now a Fuji Media Holdings group company. You find further information on their Web site https://gplusmedia.com

Kieron has a diverse digital marketing background with extensive experience in sales, creative direction, production and management. He is also a JMEC team consultant and marketing adviser, supporting teams in the current JMEC business training program.


PRESENTATION 2

BRAND AWAKENING: HOW BRAND AWARENESS IS EVOLVING.....
Bringing sustainability and ethics to your brand

by Richard Grehan

Richard Grehan is Creative Director and Founder of imageMill—a new-age branding agency in Tokyo helping companies translate their brand values into the social arena for the benefit of their local and global communities. He has over 20 years of award-winning experience in media, branding and design—video and film being among his particular specialties, having directed over 90 films.

Richard is also a video artist who has exhibited in many cities around the globe. ImageMILL clients include many leading brands such as—Lexus, Panasonic, Asics, Puma, Elle, Virgin, Reebok, Shu Uemura, NHK Journeys in Japan, KDDI, Monocle Magazine, and others. You can see some of their creative work on their Web site. http://www.imagemill.jp

Richard has a passion for social business, sustainability and ethical branding, and he and his company actively support many good causes and NPOs—and ImageMILL is a member of the 1% for the planet organization.

When: Thursday May 26, 2016. 18:30-21:00

Where: Residence of Irish Ambassador to Japan

Registered participants will receive a map and address by E-mail.

[Not disclosed here for security reasons.]

Access: Azabu-Juban Station, Oedo & Nanboku Lines
Hiroo Station, Hibiya Line

Ticket: ¥4,000 prepaid. ¥5,000 cash at the door. Includes food buffet and drinks.

TO SIGN UP: CLICK 'GET TICKET' IN UPPER RIGHT-HAND CORNER!

If you have any problems registering, please contact trond@jmec.gr.jp.

We look forward to seeing you!

Trond Varlid & Betsy Rogers

JMEC Program Director & Assistant Program Director



Event Timeline
Thu May 26, 2016
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM JST
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Venue
Residence of Irish Ambassador to Japan
Tickets
Prepaid by Card, ATM, PayPal, Convini ¥4,000
¥5,000 cash at the door

On sale until May 25, 2016, 11:00:00 PM

Venue Address
Map will be sent by E-mail to registered participants Japan
Directions
Azabu-Juban St. (Oedo & Nanboku Lines); Hiroo St. (Hibiya Line)
Organizer
JMEC
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