CAREER LINK MEETUP 2022(Akai-Ito ONLINE in English, Organized byHokkaido University)

Please be informed that I-HoP will organize annual special event –
CAREER LINK MEETUP 2022 -For international DCs and PDs- (Akai-Ito ONLINE
in English)

I-Hop will provide international doctoral course students and postdocs
the special opportunity to meet up with Japanese companies
who are willing to hire international talents in ENGLISH.
In Japan, most of the companies require their applicants to have high
level Japanese language proficiency .

To prepare for the job-hunting in Japan, the first recommendation is
still learning Japanese and get the certificate of N1 level on
However, some companies do not require Japanese language in the
application step.

I-HoP will invite some of those companies and provide you of the
opportunity to meet and talk online with their representatives.
Do not miss this annual opportunity! We look forward to your application.


November 22 (Tue.) Noon to the evening.
*Detailed timetable will be announced to the participants.

【Participating Companies (As of Sep.30 )】

Accenture Japan Ltd AWL, Inc.
Rakuten Mobile, Inc.
ROHTO Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
Sanoh Industrial Co., Ltd.
Shiseido Company, Limited
Sony Corporation




Online (zoom)

【Target and Eligible】

International doctoral course students and postdocs (As of Oct and Nov.
2022) those who can communicate in English and will be able
to meet the following preparation schedule:

-Oct. 18 (Tue.) :
Send Registration Form(see attached) to
-Oct. 24 (Mon.) :
Notification for the result of the document screening
-Oct. 28 (Fri.) 15:00 :
Deadline for the drafts of “presentation slide” submission
-Oct. 31 (Mon.) afternoon :
Presentation rehearsal & Orientation (online) *All participants will be
required to attend.
-Nov. 4 (Fri.) : Deadline for the revised presentation slide submission
(Only who would like to be checked again)
-Nov.14 (Mon.): Deadline for the final version of the presentation
slides submission
-Nov 22 (Tue.) noon to the evening : CAREER LINK MEETUP!


Complete both 2 steps as follows:
Step 1. Send Registration Form(see attached) to
by Oct.18 (Tue.)
Step 2. Upload the “Motivation letter” on Hi-System by Oct.21 (Fri.) noon
*The “Motivation letter” form will be sent by email to those who
completed step 1.
*The result of document screening will be notified by Oct.24(Mon.)