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Topic:“A Conservation of Resources Perspective on Analyzing Founders’ Emotional Support: Performance Implications for East Asian New Ventures”Speaker:Martin Hemmert(Professor, Korea University Business School)Date:December 14th (Wednesday) 2022from 17:00 to 18:30Venue:HYBRID: onsite & onlineIIR Laboratory 2 (Room#219) of the second floor of the IIR building (onsite) & Zoom meeting (online)Organizer:Yaichi AoshimaThis forum is jointly organized by AAOS (The Academic Association for Organizational Science).Abstract:Research on entrepreneurs’ emotional support by families and friends has mostly focused on personal-level outcomes, and the relevance of emotional support for new venture performance is not well understood. Building on the conservation of resources (COR) perspective, we conceptualize emotional support by families and friends as a key resource for entrepreneurs that enables them to enhance the performance of their new ventures. Furthermore, we theorize that entrepreneurs’ personal conditions and constructive resources, macro resources, and instrumental support resources influence the relevance of emotional support for new venture performance. Analyzing survey data from 2,776 new ventures in China, South Korea and Japan,
Topic: “Licensing Life-Saving Drugs for Developing Countries: Evidence from the Medicines Patent Pool” Speaker: Alberto Galasso (Professor, University of Toronto) Date: October 26th (Wednesday) 2022 from 16:30 to 18:00 Venue: IIR Laboratory 2 (Room#219) of the second floor of the IIR building Organizer: Atsushi Ohyama
Vol.70 No.2 AUT. 2022 (In Japanese) A leading management journal in Japanese, which builds a bridge between theory and practice. EDITED BY Hitotsubashi University, Institute of Innovation Research PUBLISHED BY Toyo Keizai Inc. Resilience of the Tourism Industry Hirotaka Yamauchi / Toshiya miyazaki “Tourism Industry Renaissance: Transcending Traditional Targets, Scope,and Status“ Ryuji Sawada “Creative Solutions for Hotel Businesses After COVID-19“ Wataru Uehara / Hiromi Kamata / Hiroyuki Fukuchi “Crisis Management of Hotel Operators in Japan“ Fumiko Kano “A Cross-cultural Analysis of Risk Perceptions, Attitudes, and Intentions towards Traveling during Corona-crisis:Japan and Italy“ Hiromi Kamata / Wataru Uehara “Residents’ Attitude towards Tourism during the COVID-19 Pandemic“ Tomohiro Muraki / Akiko Mitsui “Creating Demand for Tourist Destinations Essential for the Revival and Future Growth of the Tourism Industry“ ●New Market Creation through Effectuation (2) Mari Yoshida ●Managerial Insights from Innovation Management Studies (7)  Tohru Yoshioka-Kobayashi ●Entrepreneurs Who Change the World (12)   Nobuaki Takahashi   Interviewed by Yaichi Aoshima / Masatoshi Fujiwara
Institute of Innovation Research has been holding the IIR Summer School every year since 2010. The 13th Summer School was held at Josuikai Centennial Hall, Hitotsubashi University and online on August 22 & 23, 2022.The purpose of this summer school is to promote innovation research by building researcher networks, offering a place for presenting the latest research results, and supporting young researchers. This year, we are honored to welcome Dr. Yuko Harayama (Professor Emeritus, Tohoku University / former Executive Director, RIKEN) as our guest speaker. A total of 9 presentations were made (5 were in Japanese and 4 in English). The Best Presentation Award was awarded to Shotaro Yamaguchi, Ph.D. Candidate, University of Maryland.The title of his presentation was “Science and engineering education and invention in Japan’s industrialization”. This year's summer school, the first hybrid event with on-site and online delivery, was well received. The participants were wide ranging from graduate students to researchers and business practitioners. We thank them
Prof. Storz, Cornelia Visiting Researcher, Institute of Innovation Research (2022.8.19 - 2022.9.11)
Storz, Cornelia Visiting Researcher Visiting Researcher, Institute of Innovation Research, Hitotsubashi University (2022.8.19 - 2022.9.11) Professor, Goethe University, Frankfurt https://www.wiwi.uni-frankfurt.de/en/departments/mm/professuren/professur-storz/team/prof-dr-cornelia-storz.html 【Recent Research Themes】 The Organizational Identity of New Firms in Digital Industries
Brown bag lunch seminar 2022.8.31 Tohru Yoshioka-Kobayashi Topic:“Industry experience and post-doctoral academic performance”Speaker:Tohru Yoshioka-Kobayashi(Assistant Professor, IIR, Hitotsubashi University)Date:August 31th (Wednesday) 2022from 12:40 to 14:00Venue:HYBRID: onsite & onlineIIR Meeting Space (Room#216) of the second floor of the IIR building (onsite) & Zoom meeting (online)Organizer:Masaru KarubeDeadline:9:00, August 31 , 2022For registration, please click on “IIR Brown bag lunch seminar ” below. IIR Brown bag lunch seminar
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 17:30Venue:IIR Meeting Space (Room#216) of the second floor of the IIR buildingZoom onlineOrganizer:Masaru KarubeDeadline:9:00, July 15, 2022For registration, please click on "Innovation Forum" below. Innovation Forum 
Vol.70 No.1 SUM. 2022 (In Japanese) A leading management journal in Japanese,which builds a bridge between theory and practice.EDITED BYHitotsubashi University, Institute of Innovation ResearchPUBLISHED BYToyo Keizai Inc.Carbon Neutrality RevolutionTagui Ichikawa“Carbon Neutrality as an Industrial Revolution“Takeo Kikkawa“The Road to Carbon Neutrality: Roles of Businesses and Central / Local Governments“Kenji Asano“Why Achieving Carbon Neutrality Is “Ambitious”: Rethinking the S + 3E (Safety, Economic Efficiency, Energy Security, and Environment)“Yasuhiro Daisyo“Automotive Technologies and Associated Policies for Carbon Neutrality“Kei Kawahara“The Way to Carbon Neutral Society and Key CO2-related Technologies“Susumu Ogawa“New Consumer-participatory Product Development: Co-creation with Opinion Leaders in Social Media“●New Market Creation through Effectuation (1) Mari Yoshida●Managerial Insights from Innovation Management Studies (6) Tohru Yoshioka-Kobayashi●Entrepreneurs Who Change the World (11)  Keisuke Fukui  Interviewed by Yaichi Aoshima / Masatoshi Fujiwara ●From My Bookshelf  Takeyasu Ichikohji   ●Business Cases  Tatsuki Tachibana / Daisuke Uchida / Masaru Karube “JEPLAN: Creating a sustainable ecosystem with innovative chemical recycling technology“  Satoko Suzuki / Ueki Imaoka “Yamato Group: The Challenge of Logistics Reform through Standardization and Openness“●Management
■IIR Summer School 2022 This year, Institute of Innovation Research, Hitotsubashi University holds 13th IIR Summer School. To promote, drive and boost innovation research, we welcome students, researchers and practitioners to exchange our knowledge and creativity.Date    : August 22th-23th, 2022Venue : Hitotsubashi University (Kunitachi, Tokyo)               *Audience members will be able to join us online and in-person.CALL for AUDIENCEDeadline: 9:00, 15 August 2022https://www.iir.hit-u.ac.jp/blog/2022/01/01/form-ss2022/PROGRAMhttps://www.iir.hit-u.ac.jp/blog/2022/07/29/program-ss2022/