Eco-Products 2008 Coming Soon!
The tenth Eco-Products 2008 Exhibition will be held from December 11th to 13th at the Tokyo International Exhibition Center, or "Tokyo Big Sight," in Ariake, Tokyo. Its aim is to accelerate the expansion of green markets by exhibiting environmentally friendly products and services. The three-day event, one of the largest of its kind, is expected to draw on more than 700 corporations and more than 170,000 visitors.
* "Eco product" is used to denote environmentally friendly products and services. The Exhibition is organized by JEMAI, and the Nikkei Shimbun, with support from METI, the Ministry of the Environment, the Tokyo Metropolitan Government, and many others.JFS Report of the Eco-Products 2007
Official website of the Eco-Products 2008
JFS/ENW English Guided Tours 2008
- 1st session Dec.12 (Fri) (13:30-14:30)
- 2nd session Dec.13 (Sat) (13:30-14:30)
* Registration closed.
- Fee: Free
- Place: Tokyo Big Sight - Tokyo, Japan
At the Exhibition, Japan for Sustainability (JFS) and EcoNetworks (ENW) will hold an English guided tour of selected exhibitors specially designed for foreigners who need any language assistance in English, Chinese, and Korean.
In this tour, four to six participants per group will visit selected booths with staff and learn the latest development in Japan's environmental initiatives and products. You will be able to listen to the exhibitors' explanation of their activities in English, and staff will help you to feedback your questions and opinions to the exhibitors, allowing both you and the exhibitors to find some inspirations from the dialogue. If you would like to know more about the tour, you can find what the last year's tour was like at JFS English Guided Tour Report 2007.
We will look for latest products and services that may be more suitable for use in countries outside of Japan. We will also introduce you to Japanese traditional eco products and its modern innovation.
Whether you have been interested in Japan's environmental activities or not, this is a great opportunity to learn this booming topic and have first-hand discussions with industry experts. Apply now to participate in this informative tour.
Chinese and Korean Tours are also available at the exhibition this year. For more information about Chinese and Korean Tour, please visit:Chinese: http://www.eden-j.org/ecopro/for-chinese.html
Note: Our English Guided Tour is free, but we will not support you with a fund, scholarship, or support you to attain visa to Japan.
If you have any questions, please contact:
Japan for Sustainability
Contact person: Noriko Sakamoto
Eco-Navigator Blog is a ENW staff blog introducing eye-catching products, business services, and organizations regarding this year's Eco-Products Exhibition. It also contains information about eco products in Japan and information about past exhibition. What's unique about this blog is that it contains interviews and narration in movie format about English Guided Tour and exhibition. This year we have staff writers in Chinese, Korean, and English. And blog viewers from around the world are welcome to become one of the commentators!http://www.econetworks.jp/econavigator/en/
Registration formTo register this tour, please provide the required information in the form below.