Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry set up a joint public-private initiative to promote creative industries such as media content, fashion, cuisine, and inbound tourism. In this session, experts in related fields will examine how the Cool Japan strategy can promote Japan’s soft power abroad and contribute to its economic growth.

G1 Global Conference 2011

Breakout Panel Session III-B
Cool Japan: Strategy for developing and promoting Japan’s creative industries

Panelists
Harry Cheng, President and Representative Director, La Ditta, Limited.
Danny Choo, Representative Director, Mirai Inc.
Yoshiko Ikoma, Fashion Journalist and Art Producer

Moderator
Takaaki Umezawa, Managing Director, Japan, A.T. Kearney

Cool Japan, Part 2