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Kazuhara, Kristina  Visiting Researcher Visiting Researcher, Institute of Innovation Research, Hitotsubashi University (2021.4.6-2021.8.6) Teaching Associate Professor, University of Copenhagen 【Recent Research Themes】 Strategic processes from a micro and team level perspective, focusing on the impact of individual cultural and linguistic skills for knowledge sharing and innovation
LEE, Hyo Yun Postdoctoral Fellow International Relations, Hospitality ManagementE-mail: h.lee☆iir.hit-u.ac.jp (to use this email address, please replace the ☆ with an @ mark)Fax: +81-42-580-8410【Career】2015    M.A., School of International and Public Policy, Hitotsubashi University2019    Ph.D., Graduate School of Law, Hitotsubashi University2019-present  Part-time lecturer, Faculty of Economics and Business Administration,          Saitamagakuen University2020    Completion, Innovation Management and Policy Program, Hitotsubashi University2020    Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Law, Hitotstubashi University2021-present  Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute of Innovation Research, Hitotsubashi University【Recent Research Themes】Mechanism of national brand image formationHospitality management innovation【Publications】Lee, H., (2021), Evaluation of foreigners visiting Japan regarding Japan's national brand image: Focusing on social and personal evaluation, Journal of Northeast Asian Studies, vol.27. (Scheduled to be published in May, in Japanese)Lee, H., (2020), A Study on Information Routes and National Brand Image of Foreigners Visiting Japan, Bulletin of Saitama Gakuen University. Faculty of Economics and Business (20), 141-151. (in Japanese)Lee, H., (2020), Changes in the Evaluation of Japan’s National Brand Image Due to Human Interaction, The Hitotsubashi journal
Taniguchi, Ryo Postdoctoral Fellow Organizational theory Born: 1989E-mail: taniguchi☆iir.hit-u.ac.jp        (to use this email address, please replace the ☆ with an @ mark)【Career】2012      B.A., Faculty of Commerce and Management, Hitotsubashi University2014      M.A., Graduate School of Commerce and Management,         Hitotsubashi University2017      Ph.D., Graduate School of Commerce and Management,         Hitotsubashi University2017-2019  Adjunct Research Associate, Institute of Innovation Research,      Hitotsubashi University2019-2021  Junior Researcher, Waseda Innovation Laboratory,      Waseda University2021-present Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute of Innovation Research,      Hitotsubashi University【Recent Research Themes】Team CreativityLearning from failures in creative tasksMentoring relationships and innovation【Publications】Taniguchi, R. (2020). Effects of legitimacy acquisition strategies on the process of resource utilization. Hitotsubashi Review of Commerce and Management, 15(2), 59-72. (in Japanese)Taniguchi, R. & Yamaguchi, S. (2019). Combinations of memberships and issues in category dynamics. Paper accepted for a presentation at the EGOS and Organization Studies Kyoto Workshop 2019, Dec.2019.Taniguchi, R. (2018). Resource Mobilization by “Strange Bedfellows”: A Case Study of “Biomass Nippon Strategy.” Proceedings of PICMET’18 Conference: Portland International Center for
Professor Yaichi Aoshima received Japan Society for Research Policy and Innovation Management Award. Organization: The Japan Society for Research Policy and Innovation Management Award: Japan Society for Research Policy and Innovation Management Award Date: October 31, 2020 Award Winner: Professor Yaichi AOSHIMA (with Professor Kazunari MATSUSHIMA (Tokyo Woman’s Christian University) and Naoki TAKADA (Yokohama National University)) Article Title: “Influences by Involvement of Supported and Supporting Organizations on Publicly Supported Private-sector R&D Projects” Abstract: This paper explored the factors leading to the success of publicly-funded private R&D projects by analyzing survey data obtained from 506 projects supported by NEDO (New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization). We particularly examined how involvement of both the funded firm and the funding organization in the project affects the project’s commercialization performance. Our analyses showed that the project with higher strategic importance and stronger executive’s involvement tended to be successful since it enabled the project to effectively leverage company’s internal resources. On the other hand,
Topic: “Visualizing Taste: How Business Changed the Look of What You Eat” Speaker: Ai Hisano (Senior Lecturer, Graduate School of Economics, Kyoto University) Date: January 20th (Wednesday) 2021 from 13:00 to 14:30 Venue: Zoom online Organizer: Masaru Karube Deadline: 9:00, January 20, 2021 Innovation Forum
Professor Min Yong-Ki of Sungkyunkwan University, Professor Lee Sang-gun of Sogang Business School(Visiting Professor from Dec. 2017 to Mar. 2018 at IIR)and Professor Yaichi Aoshima of IIR were chosen as the winners of the 2020 ‘Highly Commended Paper Award’ by Emerald Publishing in the U.K. Emerald Publishing, a British publisher, annually grants the 'Emerald Paper Prize' to world researchers producing distinguished papers. Organization: Emerald Publishing Award: Emerald Literati Awards for Excellence 2020 Date: December 2020 Award Winner: Professors Yong-Ki Min, Sang-Gun Lee and Yaichi Aoshima http://wwwe.sogang.ac.kr/front/cmsboardview.do?siteId=wwwe&bbsConfigFK=3646&pkid=863715 Article Title: “A Comparative Study on Industrial Spillover Effects among Korea, China, the USA, Germany and Japan,” Industrial Management & Data Systems, Vol. 119, Issue 3, April 2019, pp. 454 - 472 Starting from industry 4.0 in Germany and followed by the New Strategy for American Innovation in the USA and the smartization strategy in Japan, developed countries are pushing nation-wide innovation strategies. Similarly, China is pursuing the Made in China 2025, and Korea
Vol.68 No.3 WIN. 2020 (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 New Form of Corporations and Their Governance Katsuhito Iwai“Towards New Forms of Business Corporations: Why Was Milton Friedman All Wrong about Business Corporations?“Colin Mayer“Prosperity, Finance and Ownership“Miyuki Zeniya“What Is a Good Company at the Age of SDGs/ESG Inventing?“Ryoko Ueda“The Development of Corporate Governance in the Changing Economy and Social Structure: Harmonization of Value Creation and Sustainability“Masaru Karube / Masako Egawa“Rethinking How to Collaborate with Others“Charles D. Lake Ⅱ“The Rise of Stakeholder Capitalism and Its Implications for Japanese Companies: Strategic Execution of Creating Shared Value (CSV) Governance“Hideo Kudo / Kentaro Nobeoka“Career Trajectories to Technology Management Leaders“ ●A New Form of Business That Bridges Companies and Society (2)  Masaru Karube ●Entrepreneurs Who Change the World (5)  Fumihiro Kozato  Interviewed by Masatoshi Fujiwara  ●Business Cases  Atsushi Tsumita / Tatsuya Kubota / Tomonori Yazaki / Kentaro Oki “KDDI: Renewing the
2020.12.1 Professor LEE Heejin joined us as a visiting professor from Graduate School of International Studies, Yonsei University. Welcome! Visiting Professor, Institute of Innovation Research (2020.12.1-2021.3.31)
●Forum 20202021.1.20Ai Hisano(Senior Lecturer, Graduate School of Economics, Kyoto University)”Visualizing Taste: How Business Changed the Look of What You Eat”
LEE Heejin  Visiting Professor Visiting Professor, Institute of Innovation Research, Hitotsubashi University (2020.12.1-2021.3.31)Professor, Graduate School of International Studies, Yonsei Universityhttps://gsis.yonsei.ac.kr/faculty/heejinmelb.asp【Recent Research Themes】China's rise in international standardizationThe geopolitics of standards wars