Ireland Japan Business Awards 2019

The highlight of the IJCC’s calendar, The IJBA 2019, will be held on Thursday 28 November at Conrad Tokyo. 

Each year, the Ireland Japan Chamber of Commerce (IJCC) presents business awards to key companies making outstanding contributions to Ireland-Japan business relations.

The IJBA is an excellent night out and an opportunity to entertain your guests with a top-class evening meal, drinks, live Irish music and great prizes.

Please mark your calendar for this year’s awards!

Nominate for the IJBA 2019!  

The highlight of the evening will be the presentation of our IJBA. The awards recognise companies that have made an important contribution to business between Ireland and Japan. Awards will be presented to Irish and Japanese companies.

In order to identify the worthy winners, the IJCC is asking for nominations from you.

We would like to ask you to propose for consideration any company which you believe deserves recognition for its contribution to business between Ireland and Japan. 

IJBA 2019 Categories

Company of the year: Key companies making outstanding contributions to Ireland-Japan business relations in a year

Entrepreneur of the year: Key individuals developing a business venture to contribute Ireland-Japan business relations through an entrepreneurial spirit in a year 

How to Nominate
To help the board with its evaluation, please include the following details:

  1. The category for nominating your company or individual
  2. Company or individual name and contact person (if available)
  3. A short summary of their business.
  4. The reason you believe the company or individual should win the award and be recognized. 

So could you please think about the Irish and Japanese companies or individuals that you know, and if you think you have a nomination, please nominate that company to the IJCC Secretariat and send an email to secretariat [at]
The deadline for submission of nominations is the Monday, 30th September.

Sponsorship Opportunities

The IJBA provides an opportunity for our member to promote their business. Either via sponsorship of the event or by providing raffle prizes for the evening. The dinner offers considerable visibility for your company and its products. It would also be an expression of your organisation’s strong links with Ireland.

Sponsors receive a range of benefits which can be negotiated, but includes the following:

  • Branding on all official IJBA material such on our website, social media platforms and by email to all IJCC members and non-members
  • Your logo on screens at the IJBA
  • Special discount on participant fee

This year we also have sponsorship opportunities on individual awards, please contact us for more information. 

Event Details

  • Nov 28th 2019
    Register by Nov 8th 2019
  • 19:00 ~ 22:00
  • Conrad Tokyo, 2F Kazanami Ballroom
  • To be confirmed