Photos from the 2-day seminar

Day 1: 24 October, 2007 (Wednesday)

Opening Remarks by Mr. Shigeo Tani, Director-General of METI Kyushu Bureau

Key Note Speech : Dr. Morihiko Hiramatsu
"One Village, One Product" Movement Spreading throughout the World

SESSION 1 : Successful cases of OVOP
  • Mr. Satoru Obata, Tsuno Winery in Miyazaki
  • Mr. Komkrit Borriboon, Project Manager, Baan Khun Pranee Borriboon
Mr. Obata Mr. Borriboon

SESSION 2: Assisting the development of local cottage industries

  • Mr. Aldi Haryopratomo, Southeast Asian Microfinance Partnerships Coordinator, KIVA
  • Dr. Lilik Setyobudi, Entrepreneurship Education Center, Brawijaya University
  • Dr. Takeru Ohe, Director, Incubation Promotion Office, Waseda University
  • Ms. Kazuko Kano, Technical Consultant, Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC)
  • Moderator: Dr. Yonosuke Hara, Board of Directors, Asia SEED
Mr. Aldi Dr. Lilik Dr. Ohe Ms. Kano Dr. Hara

Active Q & A with the floor throughout the seminar

Samples from Various economies

Group Photo

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Day 2: 25 October, 2007 (Thursday)

Visiting Oyama Town Agricultural Cooperative

Mr. Kinji Yahata, Chairman, OITA-OYAMA Agricultural Cooperative
"Town development in Oyama"

Oyama town Direct Selling Shop

Visiting Yufuin

Mr. Kumpei Mizoguchi, Vice President, Oita OVOP International Exchange Promotion Committee
"Town development in Yufuin"

Action Plan Presentations

Yufuin Town