Tokyo Sustainable Finance Week 2023
The Tokyo Sustainable Finance Week (TSFW) is a special week that focuses on events related to sustainable finance with the aim of promoting ESG investment and sustainable finance, which contribute to building a sustainable city, and increasing Tokyo’s presence in this field.
Seminar & Forrum
During this Week, information will be intensively disseminated to financial institutions and a wide range of people interested in investment, in cooperation with events held by other organizations promoting sustainable finance. In particular, the Tokyo Sustainable Finance Forum will be held for financial institutions, and the Finance Seminar for All will be held for those interested in investment.
Financial Seminar for Young People-Session 1
Sep 23, 2023 (Sat)
Financial Seminar for Young People (3 sessions) is a seminar structured for young adults and university students who want to learn the basics of household budget management and asset building and put them into practice.
*This seminar is presented only in Japanese.
Financial Seminar For Everyone
Sep 30, 2023 (Sat)
This seminar is designed for those who are interested in sustainable finance, investment, and those who want to start investing in the future to learn about “sustainable finance” in an easy-to-understand manner based on the latest information on SDGs and various case studies.
*This seminar is presented only in Japanese.
10th OECD Forum on Green Finance and Investment
Oct 2, 2023 (Mon) – Oct 3, 2023 (Tue)
The OECD Centre on Green Finance and Investment is hosting the 10th edition of the flagship OECD Forum on Green Finance and Investment, which will be held from October 2-3 2023, in-person at the OECD Headquarters in Paris and virtually, with online streaming. This year’s Forum will be convened as a series of high-level panels and breakout sessions focused on the theme ‘Accelerating policy action to close the credibility gap’. Now in its 10th year, the Forum will be a unique opportunity to take stock of progress so far and foster discussions on shaping policies and instruments that effectively mobilise finance for transformative investments for the well-being of people and the planet. The Forum will convene policymakers, experts and practitioners from both the public and private sector to discuss recent policy developments and outstanding challenges and barriers to mobilise finance and investment for a low-emission, climate-resilient, nature-positive and just transition worldwide.
Oct 4, 2023 (Wed)
This business-matching event aims to promote the expansion of the asset management and Fintech companies into Fukuoka by creating the business opportunities for local startup companies in Kyushu to raise funds, and for Fintech companies from Japan and oversea to do business with local financial institutions in Kyushu.
Tokyo Sustainable Finance Forum
Oct 6, 2023 (Fri)
This forum is aimed towards stakeholders of domestic and international financial institutions, etc., and will address subjects pertaining to global trends and future outlook of sustainable finance.
Japan Weeks
Sep 25, 2023 (Mon) – Oct 6, 2023 (Fri)
The government of Japan, in cooperation with relevant parties, will hold “Japan Weeks” from September 25 to October 6, with intensively inviting foreign investors and asset management companies, to promote relevant policies for the realization of an international financial center and Japan’s attractiveness as a financial and capital market.
Tokyo-London Green Finance Seminar 2023 Oct 11,2023(Wed)
Tokyo-London Green Finance Seminar 2023
Oct 11, 2023 (Wed)
The Tokyo Metropolitan Government and City of London Corporation have been deepening their collaboration in financial sector since 2017. As part of this collaboration, the two cities and the British Embassy in Japan will co-host a seminar, which will feature the initiatives in both cities to develop the green finance market.
Sophia University United Nations Weeks October 2023
Oct 7, 2023 (Sat) – Oct 24, 2023 (Tue)
To consider our future through U.N Activities
“Sophia University United Nations Weeks October 2023” will be held from October7 to 24.
*A post event on the theme of development aid is also scheduled to be held on Saturday, November 11th.
ICMA & JSDA Annual Sustainable Bond Conference 2023
ICMA & JSDA Annual Sustainable Bond Conference 2023
Oct 27, 2023 (Fri)
JSDA and ICMA cohosts an annual event to enhance the understanding of trends in sustainable bonds market, including green bonds, for market participants. This year the event will focus on transition finance in the public and private sectors with a review of the progress of Japan’s sustainable bond market. The event, which will also be held in a hybrid format, will include simultaneous translation.
Financial Seminar for Young People-Session2
Oct 28, 2023 (Sat)
Session 2 will focus on the theme of “Protecting” and “Growing” your money and provide knowledge about the basics of investment in an easy-to-understand manner.
*This seminar is presented only in Japanese.
Financial Seminar for Young People-Session3
Nov 18, 2023 (Sat)
Session 3 will focus on the theme of “Making Money ‘Growing'” and will be a solid learning experience in the practice of investing.
*This seminar is presented only in Japanese.