Brown bag lunch seminar 2019.11.20 Satoko Suzuki

Brown bag lunch seminar 2019.11.20 Satoko Suzuki Topic: “Liabilities of authenticity” Speaker: Satoko Suzuki (Associate Professor, Graduate School of Business Administration, Department of International Corporate Strategy, Hitotsubashi University) Date: November 20th (Wednesday) 2019 from 12:40 to 13:30 Place: IIR Meeting Space (Room#216) of the second floor of the IIR building Organizer: Masaru Karube Deadline: 9:00, November 20 , 2019 IIR Brown bag lunch seminar

IIR welcomes new visiting professor

2019.11.01 Professor Michael Cusumano joined us as a visiting professor from Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Welcome! Visiting Professor, Institute of Innovation Research (2019.11.1-2020.1.31) https://www.iir.hit-u.ac.jp/en/2019/11/01/michael-cusumano/

Forum 2019.12.4 Michael Cusumano

Innovation Forum 2019.12.4 Michael Cusumano Topic:“The Business of Platforms: Strategy in the Age of Digital Competition, Innovation, and Power” Speaker:Michael Cusumano(Visiting Professor, IIR, Hitotsubashi University / Professor, MIT Sloan School of Management) Date:December 4th (Wednesday) 2019from 16:30 to 18:00 Place:IIR Laboratory 2 (Room#219) of the second floor of the IIR building Organizer:Yaichi Aoshima Abstract:This lecture summarizes some key findings from a new book by Michael Cusumano, Annabelle Gawer, and David Yoffie of the same title as the lecture. We will examine myths and realities associated with digital platforms – businesses that connect two or more market sides, and have supply or demand sides driven by network effects. Platform companies are now the most valuable companies in the world and the…

Forum 2019.11.18 Mariko Sakakibara

Innovation Forum 2019.11.18 Mariko Sakakibara Topic: “Do Pre-Announcement Face-to-Face Interactions Increase the Returns to Acquisitions? Evidence from Smartphone Geolocational Data” Speaker: Mariko Sakakibara (UCLA, Anderson School of Management) Date: November 18th (Monday) 2019 from 12:40 to 14:10 Place: IIR Laboratory 2 (Room#219) of the second floor of the IIR building Her target audience is management scholars Organizer: Atsushi Ohyama

Notice of Seminar CANCELLATION

Notice of Seminar CANCELLATION We are sorry to announce that the IIR Brown Bag Lunch Seminar on January 29th (Takuma KOCHIYAMA) is cancelled. Topic: “Unnatural Selection of Outside Directors: Consequences of Japanese Corporate Governance Reforms” Speaker: Takuma Kochiyama (Associate Professor, Graduate School of Business Administration, Department of Business Administration, Hitotsubashi University) Date: January 29th (Wednesday) 2020 from 12:40 to 13:30 Place: IIR Meeting Space (Room#216) of the second floor of the IIR building Organizer: Masaru Karube Deadline: 9:00, January 29 , 2020

Research Profile  Michael Cusumano

Research Profile  Michael Cusumano Visiting Professor,Institute of Innovation Research, Hitotsubashi University (2019.11.1-2020.1.31) Professor, Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technologyhttps://web.mit.edu/cusumano/www/ 【Recent Research Themes】Innovation Platforms

Forum 2019.11.13 Wong Chan Yuan

Innovation Forum 2019.11.13 Wong Chan Yuan Topic:“Regional Innovation in Marshallian Perspective: Dynamics Commonalities in Inventive Growth” Speaker:Wong Chan Yuan(Assistant Professor, Institute of Technology Management, National Tsing Hua University) Date:November 13th (Wednesday) 2019from 17:00 to 18:30 Place:IIR Laboratory 2 (Room#219) of the second floor of the IIR building Organizer:Tohru Yoshioka-Kobayashi Abstract:Marshallian network of is commonly designated to a region that inherit social capital that enable local firms to diffuse knowledge and mobilise capitals for desired industrial activities. This paper attempts to examine the dynamics of Marshallian network via selected patenting related indexes that are derived from various studies. We are interested in examining the dynamics of two acknowledged industrial regions in Asia, Hsinchu of Taiwan and Suwon of South Korea. Our…

Brown bag lunch seminar 2019.10.16 James Routledge

Brown bag lunch seminar 2019.10.16 James Routledge Topic: “Investor Stewardship Code Compliance and Investee Earnings Quality: Evidence from Japan” Speaker: James Routledge (Professor, Graduate School of Business Administration, Department of Business Administration, Hitotsubashi University) Date: October 16th (Wednesday) 2019 from 12:40 to 13:30 Place: IIR Meeting Space (Room#216) of the second floor of the IIR building Organizer: Masaru Karube Deadline: 9:00, October 16 , 2019 IIR Brown bag lunch seminar

BOOKS

August 30, 2019 Mechanisms for the Long-term Innovation, by Yaichi AOSHIMA April 12, 2019 Economics of Innovation and Marketing, by Tohru Yoshioka-Kobayashi September 10, 2018 Konosuke Matsushita, by Seiichiro YONEKURA December 19, 2017 Community Capital: The Secrets of Longterm Prosperity of Ohmi Merchants, Wenzhou Firms, and Toyota October 27, 2017 Introduction to Innovation Management (2nd edition) April 28, 2017 Creative Response: Entrepreneurial History of Modern Japan, by Seiichiro YONEKURA April 24, 2017 Engagement and Trespassing: Logic of Managerial Reform in Japan, by Masaru KARUBE March 10, 2017 Hitotsubashi Business Review, Spring 2017 Issue Innovation Research Frontier for the Next 20 Years August 1, 2016 Standardization Textbook: Knowledge of Standardization That Is Connecting the World, by Manabu ETO March 30, 2016…

Forum 2019.10.11 Workshop for Ph.D. and early-career researchers

Innovation Forum 2019.10.11 Workshop for Ph.D. and early-career researchers Workshop Title: “Workshop for Ph.D. and early-career researchers” Commentators: Prof. Richard Delbridge(University Dean of Research, Innovation and Enterprise,   Professor of Organizational Analysis, Cardiff Business School, Cardiff University)Prof. Markus Helfen(Professor of Human Resource Management & Employment Relations,   University of Innsbruck School of Management) Date: October 11th (Friday)  2019 from 13:00 to 17:00 Place:  Conference Room 1 (Room#3403), 4th Floor, Mercury Tower, Kunitachi East Campus, Hitotsubashi University Organizer:  Toshihiko Kato  Abstract: This workshop aims to provide opportunities for PhD students and early career researchers to present their works in front of leading researchers in organization studies and HRM. Please contact Takahiro Endo (endo.takahiro@r.hit-u.ac.jp) by the end of September 2019, if you are interested to…