Towards a New Japan

 
 

INNOVATION AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN JAPAN: WHY JAPAN (STILL) MATTERS FOR GLOBAL COMPETITION

November 14, 2017

Kenji Kushida, Research Scholar, Stanford APARC and Project Leader, Stanford Silicon Valley-New Japan Project

 

AN EDUCATION STRATEGY FOR INNOVATION AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN JAPAN: INTRODUCING THE STANFORD E-JAPAN PROGRAM

April 13, 2017

Gary Mukai, Director, Stanford Program on International and Cross-Cultural Education (SPICE)
Kenji Kushida, Research Scholar, Shorenstein APARC Japan Program, Stanford University

 

CORPORATE VENTURE CAPITAL IN JAPAN: CHALLENGES AND FUTURE

September 28, 2016

Nobuhiko Hibara, Associate Professor, Waseda University

 

BIOMEDICAL INNOVATION IN JAPAN - CREATING ENVIRONMENT FOR INNOVATIVE RESEARCH

November 12, 2015

Kan Suzuki, Professor, University of Tokyo and Keio University

 

JAPAN'S NEW LEGAL FRAMEWORK AND OPEN PLATFORMS FOR REGENERATIVE MEDICINE AND MEDICAL DEVICES: TOWARDS A NEW ERA OF SILICON VALLEY-JAPAN SYNERGY

June 19, 2015

Yoshiaki Tojo
Chief Executive Director, Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) San Francisco
Program Advisor, New Energy and Industrial Development Organization (NEDO)

Hidetaka Nishimura
Director, Bio-Industry Division, Manufacturing Industries Bureau
Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry (METI) (MUFG)

Fuyuhiko Mori
Secretary General
Regenerative Medicine Industrialization Task Force (RMIT)
Forum for Innovative Regenerative Medicine (FIRM)

Hiromitsu Nakauchi
Professor of Genetics, Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, Stanford University

Michael Needels
CEO, Fogerty Institute for Innovation

Joint seminar by JETRO, NEDO, and Stanford SV-NJ
Technology Innovation Partnership (TIP) series and Stanford-NJ Public Forum Series

 

CURRENT TRENDS AMONG STARTUP COMPANIES IN JAPAN: HOW THEY KEEP MOMENTUM

April 7, 2015

Yusuke Asakura, Visiting Fellow, Stanford University's US-Asia Technology Management Center and former CEO of Mixi

Joint seminar with US-Asia Technology Management Center EE-402T Speaker Series

 

THE JAPANESE SOFTWARE INDUSTRY: WHAT WENT WRONG (AND WHY IS IT IMPORTANT?)

January 27, 2015

Robert Cole, Professor Emeritus, Haas School of Business, University of California Berkeley

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