Obituary Robert Paus

Friday November 2nd, 2018

It is with great sadness that we were informed of the passing of Mr. Robert “Bob” Paus. Bob was the Founder of the BLCCJ back in 1978, and was its first President from 1978 till 1985. He was the one and only wearing the title of “Honorary Member” of the BLCCJ.   In the 1970s […]


Call for applications for the next Nanotech mission to Japan for EU SMEs and clusters

Thursday October 4th, 2018

The EU-Japan Centre is currently inviting EU SME and Clusters to apply for the next nanotech mission to Japan in 2019. The mission is organised on the fringes of “nano tech 2019” International Nanotechnology Exhibition & Conference in Tokyo, Japan ( – • Mission dates: from 30 January to 1 February 2019 • Application deadline: Thursday, 4 October […]


Lecture on Rubens’ jewelry and Belgian music

Sunday September 9th, 2018


European Startup Hub, Grand Duchy of Luxembourg

Friday July 20th, 2018

Event “European Startup Hub, Grand Duchy of Luxembourg –Presenting its current eco system: from Fintech, ICT to Space” Nikkei Innovation Meetup   Nikkei organizes an event to introduce the startup eco system of Luxembourg. Recently Japanese startups in FinTech and space sectors had established in Luxembourg while a Japanese startup won a major pitch contest […]


CCCJ Luncheon on D&I

Tuesday July 17th, 2018

The Canadian Chamber is thrilled to welcome Annamarie Sasagawa, Director, Corporate Culture and Literature (Global), Kao Corporation. The “I” in D&I: Why it matters and how to build it Diversity without inclusion is pointless. That’s where there’s the “I” in D&I. But how do you develop and maintain a culture of inclusion in an organization, […]


“Target” now available in English

The BLCCJ is proud to announce that “Target” (Japanese:ターゲット), the book written by our director Jerome Chouchan, President and Representative Director of Godiva Japan Inc., has been translated into English.   Being a 5th Dan (rank) in Kyudo (Japanese archery), Mr. Chouchan also serves as a director on the board of the International Kyudo Federation. […]