【CANCELLED】Seminar “ASIA×JAPAN×ResorTech OKINAWA”in Hong Kong


【CANCELLED】Seminar “ASIA×JAPAN×ResorTech OKINAWA”in Hong Kong

The Seminar scheduled to be held on November 21 was cancelled by the host Okinawa prefecture due to concerns about public transport disruptions and ensuring the safety of speakers and seminar participants along with intensifying protests.

We apologize for disappointing the applicants and for the inconvenience to related parties.

Okinawa Prefecture presents ” ASIA×JAPAN×ResorTech OKINAWA ” seminar for companies in Hong Kong that are interested in doing business in Japan and using Okinawa as a base to advance into the Japanese market.
Okinawa is most famous as a resort destination in Japan, but also has drawn a great deal of attention for its great business environment such as Japanese only special economic zone which offer tax preferential treatment for targeted business and substantial support for strategic ndustries.Okinawa has strongly promoted its IT industry over a decade and established a Cloud infrastructure. Okinawa and Hong Kong are seamlessly connected to a submarine cable with high-speed, large volume and low cost which is the most direct route to Tokyo. And we have cloud data centers that are seamlessly connected with respective major bases in Okinawa by high speed optical lines, and we offer a risk dispersion function such as backups to these centers for domestic and overseas data.
We also introduce International IT Trade Fair “ResorTech Okinawa” which is scheduled to be held in February. Tourism and IT industries are said to be the world’s greatest growth industries. By combining these two industries, we will lead the innovative businesses from Okinawa to the world. Please come and join our seminar. We offer you a wonderful opportunity to realize the merits of Okinawa as your business partner.

・IT companies that utilize the Submarine Cable and Data Center
・Content providers that distribute motion videos
・System Integrator
・Companies based in Hong Kong that are developing (considering) business in Japan
・Companies interested in ResorTech Okinawa or Startup in Okinawa

Date :Nov.21,2019,Thursday 14:00-17:30 (Open 13:30)
※Language: English interpretation
Place : The HUB
1F Fortune Building, 150-158 Lockhart Road, Wan Chai.Hong Kong
Access : 1 min walk away from MRT Wan Chai Station
Entry :Free

※Seminar Schedule
1. Introduction Business Environment in Okinawa and “ResorTech”
Okinawa Prefectural Government
2. Startup Support by Okinawa Prefecture
IT innovation and Strategy Center Okinawa (ISCO)
3. Introduction of Okinawa Information and Communications Network Service
NTT Communications Service
4. Connectivity Environment in Okinawa
5. Cloud Environment of Okinawa and Usage Benefits
Okinawa Cross Head Co.,Ltd.
6. Secure your data in Japan with ODA
Oracle Corporation Japan

Hong Kong Representative
Union Linkage Limited
Ms. Saki Ohara
Tel: (852)9273-7481
IT innovation and Strategy Center Okinawa
Itarashiki & Taira

The seminar will be canceled immediately if citizens or business is seriously affected by public event.