New IJCC Committees Launched

A great way to get involved in your chamber is by joining a committee.
The Ireland Japan Chamber of Commerce (IJCC) would like to share details on 3 new committees open for members. We encourage members that would like to join a committee to contact the committee manager or secretariat [at]


Market Entry Committee

Manager: Pat Ryan (pat.ryan [at]

The purpose of the committee is to support Companies and Founders/Professionals with a connection to Ireland, to grow their businesses in the Japanese market, to proactively highlight the opportunities that the Japanese market presents, and to build greater awareness of the Japanese market.  Read more about this Committee

We are currently looking for expressions of interest from 

1. Those interested in becoming a Committee Member. 
2. Those interested in being part of our Market Entry Advisory Board. 
3. Companies, Founders and Professionals interested in presenting to the Market Entry Advisory board. 

The IJCC and our Team Ireland partners are passionate about Japan and the opportunities that the market presents and wish to support Companies and Founders / Professionals in the Japanese Market Entry and growth journey. 


Regional Committee

Manager: Pat Ryan (pat.ryan [at]

The Regional Committee's aim is to create bilateral awareness between the IJCC and businesses in the regions of Japan. We want to foster existing connections and create new partnerships between Ireland and Japan. A great way for members outside of Tokyo to get involved. Read more about this Committee


Sports Committee

Manager: David Morris (david.morris [at]

The goal of the Sports Committee is to support Irish sports organisations and Irish sportspeople in Japan and to promote stronger ties between Ireland and Japan in the area of sport. Read more about this Committee