Forum2014.1.29 Dr. Laszlo Gyorgy

Innovation Forum 2014.1.29 Dr. Laszlo Gyorgy Topic: “Hungary’s Prospects in View of Hungarian Economic Policy:1970-2010” Speaker: Dr. Laszlo Gyorgy (Lecturer, Budapest University of Technology and Economic,Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences) Date: January 29 (Wednesday)  2014 from 16:00 pm  Place:  Conference room of the second floor of the IIR building Organizer: Seiichiro Yonekura

Forum2014.2.5 Joel Baker Malen

Innovation Forum 2014.2.5 Joel Baker Malen Topic:“Organizational Slack, National Corporate Governance Institutions andFirm Innovation Efforts Around the World” Speaker:Joel Baker Malen,   (Assistant Professor of Hitotsubashi University) Date:February 5 (Wednesday)  201412:15 pm to 13:45 pm Place: Conference room of the second floor of the IIR building Organizer:Hiroshi Shimizu

Forum2014.01.22 Roy Nyberg

Innovation Forum 2014.01.22  Roy Nyberg Topic:“From a Lean to a Rich View of Innovation: Case Evidence fromthe Emergence of Mobile Health” ‘The concept of innovation tends to be used to describe advances intechnology and service concepts. For example, Christensen (1997) hasmade an argument of ‘disruptive innovation’, in which he has claimedthat the primary factor to explain change from existing technicalarrangements to new solutions is in product features. I argue that thisis a lean view of innovation, and I make a case for a richer view, whichI draw from my research on the emergence of mobile health. The last fewyears have seen increasing public talk of mobile technology use inhealth care…

Forum2013.11.28 Mitsuru Igami 

Innovation Forum 2013.11.28 Mitsuru Igami Topic:“Patent Statistics as Innovation Indicators?  Hard Evidence” Speaker: Mitsuru Igami(Assistant Professor, Yale University, Faculty of Arts & Sciences, Department of Economics) Date:November 29th (Thursday)  2013from 16:00 ~ 18:00 Place: Conference room of the second floor of the IIR building Organizer:Taiju Kitano

Seminar2013.11.19 Mikolaj Jan Piskorski

Innovation Seminar 2013.11.19 Professor Mikolaj Jan Piskorski Topic:“A Social Strategy: How We Profit from Social Media” Speaker:Professor  Mikolaj Jan Piskorski,  Associate Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School Date:November 19 (Tuesday)  201316:00 pm to 18:00 pm Place: Conference room of the second floor of the IIR building Organizer:Toshihiro Nishiguchi

Forum2013.09.18 Israel Drori

Innovation Forum 2013.09.18  Professor Israel Drori Topic:“The evolution of new Industry, a genealogical approach” Speaker:Professor  Israel Drori,  Professor, School of Business, College of management Academic Studies, Israel (Visiting Professor of Hitotsubashi University) Date:September 18 (Wednesday)  201316:00 pm to 17:30 pm Place: Conference room of the second floor of the IIR building Organizer:Masaru Karube

Forum2013.06.19 Taiju Kitano

Innovation Forum 2013.06.19  Taiju Kitano  Topic:“Disguised protectionism? Environmental policy in the Japanese car market” Speaker:Professor  Taiju Kitano,   (Associate Professor of Hitotsubashi University) Date:June 19 (Wednesday) 201312:30 am to 2:00 pm Place: Conference room of the second floor of the IIR building(A lunch box can be brought in. ) Organizer:Kentaro Nobeoka

Forum2013.06.26 Keun Lee

Innovation Forum 2013.06.26  Professor Keun Lee Topic:“Comparing the Productivity Impact of Knowledge Spillovers from Network and Arm’s Length Industries” Speaker:Professor  Keun Lee,  Professor, Seoul National University (Visiting Professor of Hitotsubashi University) Date:June 26 (Wednesday) 201314:00 pm to 15:20 pm Place: Conference room of the second floor of the IIR building Organizer:Sadao Nagaoka

Forum2013.06.26

Innovation Forum 2013.06.26  Professor Mark Schankerman Topic: “Patents and Cumulative Innovation: Causal Evidence from the Courts” Speaker: Professor  Mark Schankerman,    London School of Economics and CEPR  (Visiting Professor of Hitotsubashi University) Date: June 26 (Wednesday) 2013 12:30 am to 2:00 pm Place:  Conference room of the second floor of the IIR building (A lunch box can be brought in. There will be a welcome dinner in the evening) Organizer: Sadao Nagaoka

Forum 2012.04-2013.03

■13 Mar. 2013Giuseppe ScellatoAssistant Professor, Politecnico di Torino“Mover’s Advantage and US attractiveness for young scholars” (based on NBER WP 18577) ■6 Mar. 2013Keun Lee(Professor, Seoul National University) , Visiting Professor of the IIRKnowledge, Path-creation and economic catch-up: Schumpeterian Recipe to Escape the middle income trap.” (based on a forthcoming book from Cambridge University) ■29 Jan. 2013Cornelia Storz(Professor, Goethe University Frankfurt am Main)Which labor market design is better for Innovation?: The case of game software industry ■28 July, 2012Hiroko Yamane (Professor, Department of Law, Teikyo University)Competition Analyses of Licensing Agreements: Japan’s Developmental Perspectives and Micromanagement of Licensee Protection ■10 July, 2012Hideto Adachi (Project Manager, Optical Devices Business, Power & Optical Devices…