On May 11, 2007 Business seminar & commemorative ceremony on the occasion of the establishment of the Polish Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Japan was held at the Embassy of the Rebulic of Poland.

The event was divided into two main parts:

  • Business seminar
  • Reception party with a piano recital in between.
  • At first H.E. Ambassador of Poland, Marcin Rybicki Ph.D. greeted the participants.

    Topics of the Business seminar included:

    1. Introduction of the PCCIJ by Mr. Piotr Suszycki-Tanaka
    2. “Basic Indicators of Polish Economy and Japanese Investments in Poland” by Mr. Tom Kuczynski (Ph.D.)
    3. “Experiences of Japanese Companies in Poland” by Mr. Kazuo Watanabe
    4. “Promotion of Polish-Japanese Economic Co-operation” by Mr. Jaroslaw Wierzbicki

    Moderator: Mr. Pawel Komender

    The seminar was followed by two short speeches by Ms. Alison Murray, Executive Director of European Business Council in Japan on behalf of Mr. Richard Collasse, Chairman of EBC, and Mr. Tsutomu Nozaki, President of Polonez Japan Co., Ltd.

    A total of approx. 150 guests attended. During the second part Polish food and drinks were served.

    Program of the Event:

    16:30 Door open

    17:00 Business seminar

    18:15 Piano recital by Ms. Haruna Ohashi

    18:30 Break – drinks

    18:45 Greetings

    19:00 – 20:30 Reception