Forum 2022.7.15 Alex Preda

Topic:“Bonding Expertise: The Trading Zones of Software Development in FinTech Collaborations” Speaker:Alex Preda(Professor of Professions, Markets and Technology, King’s College London) Date:July 15th (Friday) 2022from 16:00 to 17:30 Venue:IIR Meeting Space (Room#216) of the second floor of the IIR building Organizer:Masaru Karube

Brown bag lunch seminar 2022.4.6 Byeongwoo Kang

Brown bag lunch seminar 2022.4.6 Byeongwoo Kang Topic: “Same knowledge input and same knowledge output: A mechanism of similar knowledge creation” Speaker: Byeongwoo Kang (Associate Professor, IIR, Hitotsubashi University) Date: April 6th (Wednesday) 2022 from 12:40 to 14:00 Place: IIR Meeting Space (Room#216) of the second floor of the IIR building Organizer: Masaru Karube Deadline: 9:00, April 6 , 2022 IIR Brown bag lunch seminar

Professor Kentaro NAKAJIMA received the Homer Hoyt Institute Best Paper Award.

Professor Kentaro NAKAJIMA received the Homer Hoyt Institute Best Paper Award for his paper “From Samurai to Skyscrapers: How Historical Lot Fragmentation Shapes Tokyo” (co-authored with Junichi Yamasaki (Kobe University) and Kensuke Teshima (Hitotsubashi University)). Organization:The Asian Real Estate Society (AsRES), the Global Chinese Real Estate Congress (GCREC)and the American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association (AREUEA) Award:Homer Hoyt Institute Best Paper Award Date:July 2021 Achievements:“From Samurai to Skyscrapers: How Historical Lot Fragmentation Shapes Tokyo” (co-authored with Junichi Yamasaki (Kobe University) and Kensuke Teshima (Hitotsubashi University)). https://hermes-ir.lib.hit-u.ac.jp/hermes/ir/re/71546/ Website of AsREShttps://www.asres.org/index.html

Forum 2021.9.1 Avimanyu (Avi) Datta

Topic:“Strategic Renewal of Hollywood Movies by TMT as Agents of Change: The Impact of Change in TMT and Narrative Transformation on Franchise Performance” Speaker:Avimanyu (Avi) Datta(Professor, Strategy and Entrepreneurship and George R & Martha Means Center for Entrepreneurial Studies, Illinois State University) Date:September 1st (Wednesday) 2021from 10:00 to 11:30 Venue:Zoom online Organizer:Masaru Karube This forum is jointly organized by MIC (Management Innovation Research Center), Hitotsubashi University. Deadline:17:00, August 31, 2021 Innovation Forum

Brown bag lunch seminar 2021.7.21 Marc Chataigner

Brown bag lunch seminar 2021.7.21 Marc Chataigner Topic: “Speculating good companies. A discourse analysis of the role of peer-to-peer hospitality micro-entrepreneurs” Speaker: Marc Chataigner (Graduate School of Economics, Kyoto University) Date: July 21th (Wednesday) 2021 from 12:40 to 14:00 Venue: Zoom online Organizer: Masaru Karube Deadline: 9:00, July 21 , 2021 IIR Brown bag lunch seminar

Professor Kentaro NAKAJIMA received the AREUEA National Conference Best Paper Award.

Professor Kentaro NAKAJIMA received the AREUEA National Conference Best Paper Award for his paper “Consumption Access and the Spatial Concentration of Economic Activity: Evidence from Smartphone Data” (co-authored with Yuhei MIYAUCHI (Boston University) and Stephen REDDING (Princeton University)). Organization: The American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association (AREUEA) Award: AREUEA National Conference Best Paper Award Date: June 2021 Achievements: “Consumption Access and the Spatial Concentration of Economic Activity: Evidence from Smartphone Data” (co-authored with Yuhei MIYAUCHI (Boston University) and Stephen REDDING (Princeton University)). Website of Princeton University https://www.princeton.edu/~reddings/papers/Cellphone_Paper.pdf Website of AREUEA https://www.areuea.org/national-meeting-best-paper