Learn About Japan’s Creative Industry


We’re excited to have guest speakers from CSHOOL and DeNA at the Coto Work office this August for a special free seminar about working in the Japanese design industry.

Course Contents

During the seminar, we will cover some of the most frequently asked questions about working in web companies and creative agencies in Japan. You will gain a better understanding of the work style of Japanese companies, common design tools used in the Japanese design industry, front-end job information, and key skills to help you during your career or job hunt.

We are looking forward to meeting with job seekers/employees from all backgrounds that are interested in careers in Tokyo’s creative industries! Job seekers or currently employed persons with any of the following skills are encouraged to register to attend:

● Experience in the web industry/creative field while living overseas or in Japan
● Prior self-study, educational or career experience with html/design
● Interest in working in the creative industry in Tokyo


Date : August 8, 2017 (Tuesday)
Time : 19:30-22:00 // One session
Capacity : 20~30 people
Registration Fee: Free


Guest Speakers

Ueda Ryumon
Profile: Ueda Ryumon
Since joining DeNA in 2012, Ueda has overseen the creation of the general site and PR for upcoming projects. He became director of the Design Strategy Unit, but also finds time to engage in additional tasks like the organization, recruitment, branding, and publicity of the company.

Matsumura Shin
Profile: Matsumura Shin
Matsumura created his own company (CSHOOL inc.) to teach classes on Flash and Actionscript. He joined the Kyota Seika University School of Design in the spring of 2006 as a part-time lecturer. Each year CSHOOL, in collaboration with other organizations, plans a  web design event called gdotFest.

Nguyen Elizabeth
Profile: Nguyen Elizabeth (CSHOOL )
She has several years of experience in print, desktop publishing, web design, web marketing, and online advertising in Paris and Sydney. She was a Traffic Manager in one of the biggest travel agencies in Europe for 3 years before moving to Tokyo for a new career.


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