EBC ニュースレター 2022年11月22日

EBC ニュースレター 2022年11月22日



From the EBC

Dear Friends of the EBC,

Today, we would like to share with you a few events organised by us, our stakeholders or close partner organisations :

  • EBC Briefing on the 2022 White Paper
    If you are interested in sectors such as Aeronautics, Space, Defence & Security, Energy, Pharma & Vaccines, Sustainability & Social Responsibility, Automobile, we are looking forward to welcoming you to the presentation of our 2022 White Paper on 24 November, 4:00pm.
  • TODAY! Webinar: Cyberattack – Rethinking corporate security, organised by the Austrian Business Council (ABC), 22 November 2022, 5:00 – 6:00pm
    For registration (free of charge, registration until 2:00pm TODAY),please click HERE.
    Ransom attacks, cybercriminals and increasing security problems in an online world pose strong threats for companies. The speaker, Mr. Embacher, will talk about the opportunities and risks that can arise from digitalization.
  • In the framework of the Belgian Economic Mission to Japan, a life sciences seminar will be organized on 8 December in Osaka.
    Program and registration details
  • The EU response to today and tomorrow’s energy challenges facing its economy, organised by the Institute of Energy Economics, Japan, the EU Delegation to Japan and the EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation, Friday 2 December 2022 10:00-12:00am
    In person and online

We hope you stay positive and healthy during this difficult time.

Valerie Moschetti
EBC Chief Operating Officer

What’s in the Media

  • The Economy, Trade and Industry Ministry is aiming to have the auto industry use renewable-sourced electricity for about 60% of its energy consumption by fiscal 2030. The target is based on the revised Law on Rational Use of Energy, which will come into effect next April. The ministry plans to present the target ratio at a soon-to-be-held meeting of experts, with an eye to accelerating corporate efforts to decarbonize the industry. (The Japan News)

  • Major real estate firm Mitsubishi Estate Co. and plant operator JGC Holdings Corp. have reached a basic agreement to cooperate in the collection of waste cooking oil for use in producing sustainable aviation fuel (SAF), which has been touted as a means to significantly reduce carbon dioxide emissions, it has been learned. (The Japan News)

  • Japan plans to resume public auctions for offshore wind power projects in December under revised rules aimed at encouraging a wider range of operators and accelerating the development of infrastructure, the industry ministry said on Tuesday. (The Japan Times)

Upcoming EBC Committee Meetings

Date Committee Time / Location
Nov 24 (Thu) Legal Services Web
Dec 2 (Fri) Liquor Web
Dec 7 (Wed) Energy EBC & Web
Dec 8 (Thu) Medical Equipment & Diagnostics Committee Off-site
Dec 9 (Fri) Sustainability & Social Responsibility EBC
Dec 9 (Fri) Railways EBC & Web
Dec 12 (Mon) Materials EBC & Web
Dec 15 (Thu) Human Resources Web
Dec 15 (Thu) Telecommunications Equipment EBC & Web

If you are interested in joining a committee meeting, please contact the EBC to confirm the time and meeting place.

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