Invitation to side event at TICAD 7 (Registration finished)

Aug 26, 2019

Nippon Export and Investment Insurance

Nippon Export and Investment Insurance (NEXI; Chairman and CEO: Atsuo Kuroda) is pleased to announce that it will organize a side event at the seventh Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD 7) to be held from 28 to 30 August 2019, under the theme of “Risk mitigation solutions to help unlock opportunities in Africa.”

This event is for those who plan to export to or expand business in Africa. Three experts from international financial institutions with a strong track record of supporting business in the African region, the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) group and the African Trade Insurance Agency (ATI), will give lectures on business opportunities and points of attention, how to use the services offered by international financial institutions, and the possibility of alliances between NEXI and the speakers’ organizations. Additionally, NEXI will give a presentation on a new framework to support transactions in Africa which is to be established in cooperation with the aforementioned institutions, as well as on its past results in the region.

For details and how to register, please refer to the following.
We sincerely look forward to your participation.


◆Date and time Wednesday, August 28, 2019, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
(The reception desk will open at 5:40 p.m.)
◆Venue PACIFICO Yokohama
Exhibition hall B: B7 (Capacity: 200 people)
1-1-1 Minato Mirai, Nishi-ku Yokohama
Kanagawa 220-0012 Japan
*Please click here for the location of the venue.
  • Mr. Atsuo Kuroda, Chairman and CEO of NEXI
  • Dr. Mohamed Nouri Jouini, Vice President Partnership Development of IsDB (
  • Mr. Oussama A. Kaissi, Chief Executive Officer of the Islamic Corporation for the Insurance of Investments and Export Credit (ICIEC,
  • Mr. John Lentaigne, Acting Chief Executive Officer of ATI (

*Japanese-English simultaneous interpretation will be available.
*Please note that the speakers may change without prior notice.

◆Participation fee Free of charge
◆How to register We stopped registration because there is no more seat available.
Please submit the registration form to the following e-mail address:
To obtain the registration form, please click here: Excel file
◆Registration deadline Friday, August 16, 2019 → Friday, August 23, 2019
  • Registration will be made on a first come, first served basis. Please note the following: 1) if we receive more than a certain number of registrations from a single company or group, we may request limitations on the number of attendees and 2) we may stop accepting registration forms before the deadline, due to the limited capacity of the venue.
  • The information provided by the registration form will not be used for any purpose other than providing various communications and information from NEXI. For NEXI’s basic policy on personal information protection, please click here.

Mr. Takiguchi and Mr. Imashiro
Policy Coordination Group
Nippon Export and Investment Insurance (NEXI)
Phone: +81-(0)3-3512-7456