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Event Report:CCCJ Speaker Series: Why Diversity in Business Matters with Dean Isabelle Bajeux-Besnainou

On March 15th, we continued our CCCJ Speaker Series by welcoming the Dean of the McGill Japan MBA programme, Professor of Finance Isabelle Bajeux-Besnainou for a lunchtime seminar at Roppongi Hills Club. The event was supported by CCI France Japon and McGill MBA Japan. 

Ms. Bajeux-Besnainou is the first female dean of McGill University’s Desautels Faculty of Management. Based on her own experiences, she discussed the challenges of women in business, particularly in the finance sector. 

March 16, 2018
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New membership benefits for CCCJ Members

Membership rights of Canadian Chambers of Commerce have been expanded with a new cross-chamber agreement.

From now on, CCCJ Members will be able to attend any event hosted by a participating chamber across Asia at the local members' price. Participating chambers include the Canadian Chambers of Commerce in Hong Kong, Shanghai, South Korea, Taiwan, Singapore, Bangladesh, Vietnam and Macao.

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February 08, 2018

Event Report: 2018 ICT Shinnenkai

On January 15, the CCCJ co-hosted the 2018 ICT Shinnenkai together with the AFCEA and the ACCJ's Information, Communications and Technology Committee. The event took place at The New Sanno Hotel in Hiroo.

Approximately 80 participants joined us to celebrate the new year in style. The ICT Shinnenkai provided ample opportunities for networking with new people as well as catching up with old friends.

January 31, 2018
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Commemorative logo for 90 years of Japan-Canada relations unveiled

2018 marks the 90th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Japan and Canada. In order to celebrate this milestone, MOFA has designed a commemorative logo. The logo depicts a stylized outline of the iconic Fuji-san and the Rocky Mountains.

January 31, 2018
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