Japan is the second largest pharmaceutical market in the world and leader in imports in the sector. Although historically this industry has been very focused internally on strong local demand, japanese companies in the sector are in the process of globalization and need alliances with companies / foreign biotechnology institutions to develop new drugs and incorporate new technology. Companies that will be part of the Catalan delegation in the trade mission may attend:
European Biotech & Pharma Partenring Conference (Osaka): Osaka region has one of the largest clusters of the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry in Japan. B2B meetings with japanese companies and specific lectures on the biotechnology industry in Japan (business opportunities and regulations) will be organized.
BioJapan (Yokohama): 18th edition of the most important conference in Asia of the world's biotech industry which brings together the leading professional business development and licensing of Japanese and global biotechnology industry, professionals R&D and biotech company executives.
The mission is geared towards biotechnology companies, pharmaceutical companies, medical technology companies, ICT companies applied to health or research centers.
The cost of participation in the mission of the company is € 3,500 + VAT including registration fee of € 1,000 + VAT *.
Registration open until 11 July.
* This is an estimate that includes the expenses listed in the following section. The budget may vary depending on the number of participating companies and the time of booking of flights and hotels.
Participating companies could enjoy an aid * of 1,454.44 euros in travel bag (according to regulations). The number of travel bags is limited and will be granted by order of registration to selected companies to participate in the mission according to its profile and its objective performance. The grant of this aid is subject to the approval of the budgets of the Catalan Government.