GOOSE is a COSME (EU) funded project exploring public procurement opportunities in 6 non-EU markets

Webinar: Public procurement in Japan – opportunities and challenges

This year we bring you a series of webinars to take a closer look at the public procurement opportunities and peculiarities in our target countries. In the webinar, we focused on the Japanese market


  • Welcome and introduction
  • Welcome by Mr. Dirk DE RUYVER, Economic Representative / Mr. Vincent GOOSSENS from Flanders Investment & Trade Tokyo
    Support for tender participation in Japan
  • Mr. Lyckle GRIEK, EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation, Japan Tax & Public Procurement Helpdesk on the do’s and don’ts of bidding for government contracts in Japan
  • Mr. Illka SAARINEN, Counsellor, Trade Section, Delegation of the European Union to Japan Public Procurement: latest developments in the tendering of offshore wind energy projects
  • Mr. Bojan PAVLEK on the new Acces2Procurement tool of the European Commission
  • Testimonial by the company
  • Questions and Answers

31st of May at 9.30 AM