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2020.05.01Professor Kyle Higham joined us as a specially appointed research associate. Welcome!Specially Appointed Research Associate, Institute of Innovation Research (2020.5.1-)
Professor Yaichi AOSHIMA received the 60th Mainichi Shimbun Economist Prize.Organization:Mainichi ShimbunAward:Mainichi Shimbun Economist PrizeDate:March 30, 2020Award Winner:Professor Masatoshi FUJIWARA and Yaichi AOSHIMABook Title:Mechanisms for the Long-term Innovation: A History of the RO Membrane’s Technological Development, Tokyo: Toyokeizai, August 2019, 456 pagesEach year, the Mainichi Shimbun Economist Prize, under the auspices of Mainichi Shimbun Economist editorial department, is awarded to the authors of a book that has significant empirical and theoretical contributions. Selected from books published between January and December 2019, the 60th Economist Prize was awarded to Professors Fujiwara and Aoshima for Mechanisms for Long-term Innovation: A History of the RO Membrane’s Technological Development, wherein the authors conduct in-depth historical analyses focused on a specific industrial sector. Website of Mainichi Weekly Economist (in Japanese):weekly-economist
2020.04.01 Professor Ivar Padrón-Hernández joined us as a assistant professor. Welcome! Assistant Professor, Institute of Innovation Research (2020.4.1-)
2020.4.1 Professor Vili Lehdonvirta joined us as a visiting associate professor from University of Oxford . Welcome! Visiting Associate Professor, Institute of Innovation Research (2020.4.1-2020.9.30)
2020.04.01Professor EUM Wonsub joined us as a specially appointed research associate. Welcome!Specially Appointed Research Associate, Institute of Innovation Research (2020.4.1-)
Byeongwoo, KANG, Associate Professor, received KDDI Foundation Encouragement Award 2019Organization: KDDI FoundationAward: KDDI Foundation Encouragement Award 2019Achievements:Empirical studies on standard essential patents in the mobile communications industryWebsite of KDDI Foundation:http://www.kddi-foundation.or.jp/english/award/result.html
Vol.67 No.4 SPR. 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.Tokyo: Future Perspective beyond 2020Heizo Takenaka“The Fourth Industrial Revolution and “Super City”“Tomohiro Okada“Intercity Competition for “Creativity” of Global Scale“Tomoyuki Sugiyama“Road to the Most Unique City in the World“Tohru Yoshioka-Kobayashi / Yuuki Maruyama / Yuri Hirai / Toshiya Watanabe“Why “Hongo Valley” Attracts High-tech Academic Spin-offs?: Determinants of an Academic Spin-off Cluster“Seiichiro Yonekura / Koichi Watari / Etsuko Watari“Post Functional Olympics: Tokyo as an Emerging City“Hitoshi Kinoshita“Regional Strategy as “External Pressure” to Transform Tokyo“Ikujiro Nonaka“Humanizing Strategy: Narrative Approach“ ●Entrepreneurs Who Change the World (2)  Toshimi Hitora  Interviewed by Yaichi Aoshima / Masatoshi Fujiwara●Brand Management by All Stakeholders (5)  Satoko Suzuki●International Standardization from JAPAN (9)  Manabu Eto / Yuichi Washida  ●Business Cases  Takeshi Matsui “Francfranc: A Lifestyle Brand“  Takahiro Endo “Shin-Nakano Kogyo: New Infrastructure in Sake Industry“  ●Porter Prize2019  Emi Osono ●Management Forum  Kengo Kuma (Architect)  Interviewed by Seiichiro Yonekura 
Higham, Kyle  Specially Appointed Research Associate Complex Systems Science (Patents, Knowledge diffusion, Science of Science)Born: 1992E-mail: higham☆iir.hit-u.ac.jp (to use this email address, please replace the ☆ with an @ mark)Phone: +81-42-580-8434Fax: +81-42-580-8410【Career】2013         B.Sc. (Physics and Mathematics), Victoria University of Wellington2014         B.Sc. (Hons.), Physics, First Class, Victoria University of Wellington2019         Ph.D. (Physics), Victoria University of Wellington2019         Postdoctoral Scientist, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne2020-present   Specially Appointed Research Associate,          Institute of Innovation Research, Hitotsubashi University【Recent Research Themes】Diffusion of inventions and ideas from the perspective of complex systems scienceCitation dynamics and bibliographic network growthMeasurement of patent qualityModernisation of patent systems and ST&I policy
Padrón-Hernández, Ivar  Assistant Professor International business, strategic management and organization theoryBorn: 1984E-mail: padron☆iir.hit-u.ac.jp (to use this email address, please replace the ☆ with an @ mark)Phone: +81-42-580-8425Fax: +81-42-580-8410Web: https://sites.google.com/view/ivar-padronhernandez【Career】2010        B.Sc. International Business, Gothenburg University2012        M.Sc. International Business and Trade, Gothenburg University2017-       Affiliated Researcher, European Institute of Japanese Studies,         Stockholm School of Economics2018-2019 JSPS Postdoctoral Fellow, Keio University2019        Ph.D. Business Administration, Department of Marketing and Strategy,         Stockholm School of Economics2020-       Assistant Professor, Institute of Innovation Research, Hitotsubashi University【Awards】-The Grigor McClelland Doctoral Dissertation Award 2020Society for the Advancement of Management Studies (SAMS), August 2020Achievements:When International Strategy Meets Local Institutions: Subsidiary Influence in the Context of Headquarter Initiatives【Recent Research Themes】Multinational corporationsHeadquarter-subsidiary relationsGlobal strategyNews reactions to economic partnership agreements 
Vili LEHDONVIRTA   Visiting Associate Professor Visiting Associate Professor,Institute of Innovation Research, Hitotsubashi University (2020.4.1-2020.9.30)Associate Professor University of Oxfordhttps://www.oii.ox.ac.uk/people/vili-lehdonvirta/【Recent Research Themes】Platform economy