[2023-07-12] Dujat Showcase at Hotel Okura Amsterdam

ありがとうございました! Thank you to everyone who joined the Dujat Showcase 2023, yesterday at Hotel Okura Amsterdam. Various Dujat members introduced themselves to our network and other companies in the Dutch-Japanese business community. We also extend our special thanks to Aino Jansen for giving a presentation about NLExpo2025 – Netherlands participation at Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan. We wish you all a wonderful summer!


We are pleased to invite you and your colleagues to attend our major event of summer 2023: the Dujat Showcase at Hotel Okura Amsterdam on Wednesday 12 July.

During this event, various Dujat members will present themselves by giving a 5-minute pitch presentation on stage, and by exhibiting their products/services.

We herewith share a first update of the participating companies and invite you to register and join this event. For those interested in participation, unfortunately all pitch presentation slots were reserved, but we still have a few places left for exhibitors (but limited), so please make sure to apply or contact us soon.

Besides the Dujat member presentations, there will also be a presentation about the World Expo 2025 in Osaka by Aino Jansen, Project Director EXPO 2025 at Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The design of the Netherlands Pavilion was unveiled earlier this month.

Date: Wednesday 12 July

Time: 15:00 – 18:30

Venue: Hotel Okura Amsterdam, Ferdinand Bolstraat 333, 1072 LH Amsterdam

Admission: Free of charge (participation for members only, non-members are welcome to join as visitors)

Link to Event Site for Registration: Here.


15:00    Registration

15:30    Welcome by Christa de Kemp, Managing Director of Dujat

15:35    Presentation Road to Osaka by Aino Jansen, Project Director EXPO 2025 at Ministry of Foreign Affairs

15:50    Pitch Presentations Dujat Members

1. Global HR Solutions
– Roland Brouwer, Regional Director (Europe) Corporate & International Relations at BIPO Service

2. Presentation by CBRE
– Wouter Zeegers, Senior Director at CBRE

3. Relocating your family: have you thought about schools?
– Neville Kirton, Principal at Amity International School Amsterdam

4. Cycle of Business Development
– Josha Sietsma, Business Development Coordinator at Global Bridges

5. Nippon Gases; Much More than a Gas Supplier
– Joop Enders, Key Account Manager Bulk & Packaged Gases, Speciality Gases and Electronics.

6. Intercultural Leadership and Team Development
– Masako Kato, Managing Director at Many Truths

7. Presentation by Omnicom PR Group
– Rosalinde van de Wall, Managing Director at Omnicom Public Relations Group B.V.

8. Future of Consulting
–  Esen Orhan Kunt, Managing Director Business Performance Improvement & Managed Services Lead at Protiviti

9. International Business 
– Nathalie van Barendswaard, External Relations Manager at Rotterdam Business School
– Andra Ordean, Student Ambassador at Rotterdam Business School

10. SARU TEC Company Introduction
– Alex Ruiter, Director at SARU TEC B.V.

11. Presentation by Solved Nederland
– Oscar Swagerman, Managing Director at Solved Nederland

12. Clear Path Forward
– Hans-Peter Ponten, Product Manager at Soliton Systems

17:00    Closing remarks & Start networking reception

18:30    End of Event