Core Mission

Welcome to the core mission page of the Fukuoka International Business Council (FIBC). 


To empower and unite international businesses in Fukuoka by providing resources, networking opportunities, and advocacy, fostering a thriving and inclusive community that drives growth, collaboration, and innovation in the region.


At FIBC, we focus on providing our members with the necessary resources, connections, and opportunities to succeed in the Fukuoka business environment. Our key activities include:

  1. Networking Events: We organize regular networking events and gatherings to help our members connect with like-minded professionals, share experiences, and form valuable partnerships.

  2. Workshops and Training Sessions: We offer a range of skill-building workshops and training sessions, covering topics such as business management, marketing, local regulations, and cultural insights.

  3. Advocacy and Representation: We work closely with local government agencies, trade organizations, and consulates to advocate for policies and initiatives that benefit international businesses in Fukuoka.

  4. Member Support and Resources: We provide our members with access to valuable resources, tools, and expert advice to help them navigate the challenges of doing business in Fukuoka.

  5. Community Engagement: We collaborate with local organizations and participate in community outreach efforts to promote a positive image of the international business community and contribute to the growth and development of the Fukuoka region.

Our Core Values

At the Fukuoka International Business Council (FIBC), our core values guide our actions and shape our community. We believe in:

  1. Collaboration: We foster a culture of teamwork, open communication, and mutual support, recognizing that our collective strength lies in working together and leveraging our diverse skills and experiences.

  2. Inclusivity: We embrace diversity and inclusivity, ensuring that our community is welcoming and supportive to all members, regardless of their nationality, background, or industry.

  3. Empowerment: We strive to equip our members with the tools, resources, and connections they need to succeed in the Fukuoka business landscape, enabling them to overcome challenges and reach their full potential.

  4. Innovation: We encourage creativity, adaptability, and forward-thinking, believing that new ideas and innovative approaches are essential for growth and success in the ever-evolving global business environment.

  5. Integrity: We uphold the highest standards of professionalism, ethical conduct, and transparency, fostering trust and credibility within our organization and the broader Fukuoka community.

  6. Community Engagement: We actively engage with local organizations, government agencies, and the broader community to promote the positive impact of international businesses in Fukuoka and contribute to the region’s growth and development.

By upholding these core values, we aim to create a strong, supportive, and vibrant international business community in Fukuoka.