Innovation Forum 2014.7.16 Hiroshi Shimizu & Naohiko WakutsuTopic:“Entrepreneurial Spin-Outs and Vanishing Technological Trajectory:     Laser Diodes in the US and Japan”Speaker:Hiroshi Shimizu (Associate Professor,IIR)Naohiko Wakutsu (Research Associate, The Health Care Science Institute)Date:July 16th (Wednesday)  2014from 12:15  ~13:45Place: Conference room of the second floor of the IIR buildingOrganizer:Hiroshi Shimizu 
Vol.62 No.1 SUM. 2014 (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. The Business Unit Strategy and Organization among Japanese Firms Tsuyoshi Numagami "Illusion of Organic Organization" Toshihiko Kato "Overview of Questionnaire Survey on Business Unit in Japanese Firms" Masaru Karube"Strategic Orientation and Strategic Planning Process in the Business Units among Japanese Firms" Masato Sasaki"Leadership and Middle Management Involvement in Strategy" Ikujiro Nonaka / Noboru Konno / Ayano Hirose"Towards the Evidence-based Model of Knowledge-creating Theory"  ●Critical Eyes: Reverse Innovation Yuichi Washida ●Leaders of MOT Satoru Kuriyagawa ●Business Cases Masatoshi Fujiwara / Yaichi Aoshima  "TOYOBO CO., LTD"     Salena Watanabe / Kei Kuriki  "KONICA MINOLTA, INC."●Invitation to Management Science Yaichi Aoshima / Kiyonori Sakakibara●The Management is Stranger than the Theoretical(2)  Hideki Yoshihara ●Management Forum Hideo Sawada Interviewed by Seiichiro Yonekura ●From My Bookshelf  Nobuo Takahashi Michi FukushimaTomoki Sekiguchi"The Effect of Transformatical Leadership by Human Resource Department"
Innovation Forum 2014.6.3 Professor, Rudi BekkersTopic:“Does working with industry come at a price?: A study of doctoral candidates’ performanceIn collaborative vs. non-collaborative PhD projects”Speaker:Rudi Bekkers (Professor, Eindhoven University of Technology)Date:June 3rd (Tuesday)  2014from 16:30  ~18:00Place: Conference room of the second floor of the IIR buildingOrganizer:Sadao Nagaoka
Innovation Forum 2014.4.30 Professor Haxhi, IlirTopic:"Institutional Configurations and the Cross-National Diversity of Corporate Governance"Speaker:Ilir Haxhi (Visiting Associate Professor, Institute of Innovation Research, Hitotsubashi University/ Assistant Professor, Amsterdam Business School, University of Amsterdam)Date:April 30 (Wednesday), 2014from 12:15 to 13:45Place:Conference room of the second floor of the IIR buildingOrganizer:Masaru Karube
Innovation Forum 2014.4.16 Professor,Giuseppe ScellatoTopic:“Public Venture Capital in Europe: the role of ownership and compensation schemes on VC teams investment strategies”Speaker:Giuseppe Scellato(Assistant Professor, Department of Management and Production Engineering, Politecnico di Torino)Date:April 16 (Wednesday)  2014from 16:30  ~17:50Place: Conference room of the second floor of the IIR buildingOrganizer:Sadao Nagaoka
■2014.01.22Roy Nyberg(DPhil Student, Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford)“From a Lean to a Rich View of Innovation: Case Evidence from the Emergence of Mobile Health”■2013.11.28Mitsuru Igami(Assistant Professor, Yale University, Faculty of Arts & Sciences, Department of Economics)“Patent Statistics as Innovation Indicators?  Hard Evidence”■2013.11.19Mikolaj Jan Piskorski(Associate Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School)“A Social Strategy: How We Profit from Social Media”■2013.9.18Israel Drori(Professor, School of Business, College of management Academic Studies, Israel)"The evolution of new Industry, a genealogical approach"■2013.6.26Keun LeeProfessor, Seoul National University (Visiting Professor of Hitotsubashi University)"Comparing the Productivity Impact of Knowledge Spillovers from Network and Arm’s Length Industries"■2013.6.26Mark SchankermanLondon School of Economics and CEPR (Visiting Professor of Hitotsubashi University)”Patents and Cumulative Innovation: Causal Evidence from the Courts”■2013.6.19Kitano, Taiju Associate Professor, IIR Hitotsubashi University"Disguised protectionism? Environmental policy in the Japanese car market"
Vol.61 No.4 SPR. 2014 (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.Rethinking Customer Orientation: New Challenges in Practice to Create CustomersTadao KagonoThree Strategies for Leveraging Customer ValueKentaro Nobeoka / Yasunari TakasugiAuthentic Customer Value of Indusrial Products Management of Solution Value CreationYukihiro AokiContemporary Perspectives in Consumer Research: New Directions and Critical IssuesKei KurikiDilemmas of Customer Orientation in PracticeJoji OnoSmart Excellence: Customer Management through Focalization and Value Co-creation with CustomerMari YoshidaMarket Cultivation: A Case Study of TREE OF LIFE Co., Ltd. Co-Creating the Herb & Aromatherapy Market in Japan●Critical Eyes: Corporate Turnaround Michiko Ashizawa●Leaders of MOT Ikuo Maeda●Business Cases Kentaro Nobeoka / Ken kuriki /Makoto Fujii  "Sysmex Corporation"    Global Leadership through Customer Value Orientation  Seiichiro Yonekura / Seongmi Kim  "COCA-COLA(JAPAN)COMPANY,LIMITED"     Peak-shift Vending Machine: The energy Crisis after 3.11 and Coca Cola, Japan●The Management is Stranger than the Theoretical(1)  Hideki Yoshihara●Management Forum Akira Morikawa Interviewed by Seiichiro Yonekura●Porter Prize 2013  Emi
International Workshop on Science Sources of Innovation Date and time: March 17th (Monday), 2014,  from 10:30 to 17:45 Venue: National Institute of Science and Technology Policy (NISTEP) Main Conference Room (16B) Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) 16th Floor, Central Government Building No.7 East Wing 3-2-2, Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-0013 Jointly Organized by Hitotsubashi University (Institute of Innovation Research), NISTEP (National Institute of Science and Technology Policy) and RIETI (Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry) Objective: This research workshop focuses on the process of science based innovation as well as policies for promoting the synergy between the two. It invites a leading scholar on Innovation Economics, Professor Adam Jaffe, who is also currently the head of the Motu Economic and Public Policy Research. This research workshop first invites Dr. Jaffe to deliver a keynote speech on the “Capitalizing science for innovations: policy issues and research agenda” (provisional) in the morning session. In the afternoon, there will
Innovation Forum 2014.1.29 Dr. Laszlo GyorgyTopic:“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)  2014from 16:00 pm Place: Conference room of the second floor of the IIR buildingOrganizer:Seiichiro Yonekura
Innovation Forum 2014.2.5 Joel Baker MalenTopic:“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 pmPlace: Conference room of the second floor of the IIR buildingOrganizer:Hiroshi Shimizu