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第1回ECOWAS-日本ビジネスフォーラム 2015年10月28-29日、ハイアットリージェンシー東京にて開催


04-Nov-2015: I've uploaded the presentation materials.

Opening ceremony


Overview of the Role of the Private Sector

Carrillo Traoré, ECOWAS Committee industry private sector promote responsible commissioner

Session 1: Banking & Finance



Why Invest in the Banking and Financial Sector in West Africa

McDonald's Goanu, ECOWAS Bank for Investment and Development



Session 1: Banking and Finance

Komatsubara Shigeki, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Africa Bureau TICAD program adviser



Financial & Banking Operations in Ghana

[ Ghana ]

Emmanuel Abusarukodea

CDH Financial Holdings Chief Executive



Standard Chartered Bank in Africa, ECOWAS

Yasunori Takeuchi, Standard Chartered Bank in Japan General Manager


[Company Presentation]]

Ethiopian Airlines Products & Service

Ms. Masako KAMEDA, Senior Manager, Corporate Sales, General Sales Agent for Passenger, Ethiopian Airlines, Global Service Agency Co., Ltd.

Session 2 : infrastructure development (roads, transportation and energy and telecommunications)



Business Opportunities in Infrastructure

Eburima-Nje, ECOWAS Committee infrastructure responsible commissioner



Quality Infrastructure Investment

Takehiko Mori, the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport Minister's Secretariat Counsellor (global strategy)



Infrastructure Development in Nigeria

Mr. Theo Ubani
Managing Director,
Top Two Group

Session 3 : Agriculture




Rapotini Marc Atoga, ECOWAS Commission Agriculture and Water Resources in charge of commissioner




Amadou Sano, Senegal national investment promotion agency deputy secretary



Establishment of the Global Food Value Chain

Aoto Naoya, the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Minister's Secretariat, the International Department International and Area Division overseas investment and cooperation group Minister's Secretariat Counsellor


[Company Presentation]

Japanese companies in ECOWAS

Umemoto Yukari, Africa Business Partners Limited Liability Company executive employees

Session 4 : Minerals



Business Opportunities and Collaboration in the Mining Sector

Carrillo Traoré, ECOWAS Committee industry private sector promote responsible commissioner



Guinea Mining Outlook

Amara Toure

Société Guinéenne du Patrimoine Minier



Mining in ECOWAS States (Nigeria)


Japan Nigeria Chamber of Commerce and Industry Director

Session 5 : Culture & Sightseeing




Guy Amedee-Ajanohou

West African Economic and Monetary Union Corporate Development Tourism Bureau in charge of Commissioner



Le Tourisme au Togo


Togo Republic trade private sector development Tourism Provincial Tourism Secretary-General

16-Oct-2015: we've updated the program.

2015 10 May 28-29 Hyatt Regency Tokyo in days "in the second one once ECOWAS- Japan Business Forum will be held. "

Of West Africa 15 countries (Benin, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Ivory Coast, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Togo) Economic Community of West African States, which consist of ( ECOWAS: Ekowasu) of Africa is a regional economic community the most cohesive in the middle, next year of "a 6 Conference on African Development ( TICAD VI towards the) ", it is the future of the strategic partners in advancing the infrastructure development that became public and private sectors of Japan It is there.

To everyone of Japanese companies officials ECOWAS and we have a deeper understanding of the region, especially banking and finance, infrastructure development (roads, transportation, energy, telecommunications), agriculture, mineral, the investment opportunity in the center of the sector, such as Culture and Tourism In order to provide a unique opportunity where I am Locate, ECOWAS Tokyo diplomatic corps and the ECOWAS Committee will be held to our forum.

Date and time:

1 Day : 2015 year 10 May 28 (Wed.)

09:15 to 17:00 Seminar session

  * Opening Ceremony

  * Session 1: Banking & Finance

  * Session 2: infrastructure development

  * Networking Lunch

  * Session 3: Agriculture

  * Session 4: Minerals

  * Session 5: Culture & tourism

18:00 to 19:30 Dinner Reception

2 Day : 2015 year 10 May 29 (Thursday)

9:00 to 13:45 business meeting

14: 45-17: 00 ECOWAS companies and administration visit by participants

* details of the program here. .


Hyatt Regency Tokyo, Century Room & Momoyama

Address: Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo Nishi 2-7-2

Map: Http://Tokyo.Regency.Hyatt.Com/ja/hotel/our-hotel/map-and-directions.Html?Icamp=propMapDirections

Theme :

Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS: Ekowasu ) to introduce the area of business and investment opportunities

Participation fee :


Capacity :

300 people

* ECOWAS details of participants from here .

Language :

Japanese, English, simultaneous interpretation of the Buddha (1 day only )

How to apply :

From here Reply Sheet , and we Download, fill out the necessary information, addressed to the following E please reply by e-mail.

Imologhome.Patrickattonigeriaembassy.Jp , Yuukoattonigeriaembassy.Jp

Deadline: 2015 year 10 May 20 (Tuesday)

Contact :

ECOWAS Tokyo diplomatic corps Secretariat (in Nigeria Embassy)

Patrick I. Imorogome: Imologhome.Patrickattonigeriaembassy.Jp

Kawada Ayako: Ayakoattonigeriaembassy.Jp

Sagara Yuko: Yuukoattonigeriaembassy.Jp

Organizer :

ECOWAS Tokyo diplomatic corps & ECOWAS Committee

Co-organized :

* African Development Bank Asia representative office

* United Nations Industrial Development Organization Investment and Technology Promotion Office, Tokyo (UNIDO ITPO Tokyo)

* Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO)

Sponsored by :

* Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC)

* International Cooperation Agency (JICA)

* Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

* Ministry of Foreign Affairs

* ECOWAS Bank for Investment and Development (EBID)

* West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU)

* United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

Sponsors ( in alphabetical order ) :

Ethiopian Airlines

Toyota Tsusho Corporation

Standard Chartered Bank

Africa Business Partners




Yamaha Motor Co.



FINDEx Japan - TEN By TWO Ltd.

Borore Logistics

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