Corporate Roundtable: Aki Ito, Localizing your business

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Corporate Roundtable: Aki Ito, Localizing your business
Corporate Roundtable: Wednesday, March 16th


If you want to market your products in Japan, how do you think you should approach the market? Join this first JASM Corporate Roundtable of the year and find what to keep in mind in building your promotional strategies for the market in Japan.


What taboos should you be aware of, and what aspects of Japanese culture should you consider to be successful in marketing your products in Japan.


Aki Ito, the president of, will be speaking about how localization is important in doing business overseas. Aki will share his ideas and suggestions on how making the most of your communication initiatives can enable you to be successful in promoting your products in the global marketplace.



Aki Ito is a 20-year localization industry veteran, based in Minneapolis. Aki Ito is a former chairman of the Globalization and Localization Association, an editor of Multilingual Magazine, and a representative of the Translation Automation User Society.

Wednesday, March 16

7:30am    Registration
8:00am   Program begins

Gray Plant Mooty Mooty & Bennett, PA
80 South 8th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55402

Registration Fees:
    JASM Member $15
    Non member $20
    Students $7 (with ID)

Continental breakfast will be served and validated parking is also available.

Reservations can be made online by clicking here.  Also, by sending a check payable to “JASM” or by calling 612-627-9357 for payment by credit card.