News article

Global Business Innovation visit to Japan

13 November 2018

Take part in a market visit to Tokyo focusing on the energy innovation sector

Innovate UK's Global Business Innovation Programme, delivered by the European Enterprise Network (EEN), is organising a visit to Tokyo for innovative businesses that are active in the energy innovation sector.

The visit will take place between Sunday 27 January 2019 and Saturday 2 February 2019.

Participating UK companies will visit ENEX2019, Smart Energy Japan 2019 and Energy Supply Service Showcase 2019, all taking place at Tokyo Big Sight.

Pitching sessions, as well as company visits to large corporates, will be arranged (depending on the participating sectors). Find an overview of the energy sector market visit to Japan.

To participate in this visit, you must be an innovative small or medium-sized enterprise (SME), active in the energy sector and established in the UK. You must participate in the pre-visit workshops and work closely with your assigned EEN adviser before and after the visit.

Places are limited and will be awarded through a competitive process. For approved companies, Innovate UK will fund flights and five nights' accommodation.

Closing date for applications: Monday 26 November 2018

Register your interest.

For more information, you can contact EEN's Senior Client Advisor, Andrew Kent via