February 12, 2015

Forum2015.4.15 Min, Jungwon

Innovation Forum 2015.4.15 Min, Jungwon

Topic:
“Sensitivity of Alliance Termination to Pre-Alliance Formation Conditions: Expectation Effects of Alliance Partners”

Speaker:
Min, Jungwon
 (Assistant Professor, Faculty of Economics, Kyushu University)

Date:
April 15th (wednesday)  2015
from 17:00 ~ 18:30

Place:
 Conference room of the second floor of the IIR building

Organizer:
Masaru Karube

February 2, 2015

Symposium "Innovation Power of Small Countries" 2015.2.27

Symposium "Innovation Power of Small Countries" 2015.2.27

Organized by the
Institute of Innovation Research, Hitotsubashi University

Date: 27 February, 2015
Time: 13:00 pm to 17:30 pm
Venue: National Center of Science Building, 2nd Floor (Gakujutsu Sogo Center)
    (Chiyoda Campus of Hitotsubashi University,
      2-1-2 Hitotsubashi, Chiyodaku, Tokyo, Japan)
Objective:
To expand the knowledge and develop the idea for innovation management and Innovation policy making.
 
Program:

13.00 Opening and Welcome
Professor NOBEOKA, Kentaro
 (Director, Institute of Innovation Research, Hitotsubashi University)

13.10 Keynote Speech
Title: Strategies of A Small Nation (Singapore) in Technological Innovation: Global Partnership and Talent Development
Professor HANG, Chang Chieh (National University of Singapore)

14:00
Preliminary Title:
Dr. BAUMANN, Caroline (Head of Economic and Financial Affairs, Embassy of Switzerland)

14:30 Coffee Break

14:40 Session 1
Title: Danish Strategic Participatory Design Approach
Dr. YASUOKA, Mika, Technical University of Denmark

Title: Dutch Food Valley Innovation System
Professor ITO, Munehiko & MATSUMOTO, Yoichi (Kobe University)

Title: Innovation Nation, Israel
NAKASHIMA, Isamu

16:20 Break

16:30 Session 2
Panel discussion
Lead
Professor WATANABE, Chihiro (National University of Singapore)  

17:30 Closing
Professor ETO, Manabu
(Institute of Innovation Research, Hitotsubashi University)


*Registration:
Please contact sympo201502(at)iir.hit-u.ac.jp  by 10:00 February 25.
Please write
"Feburuary 27th Symposium" in the subject field and send the following information.
1) Name
2) Affiliation
3) Position

Workshop on the Disclosure Function of the Patent System 2015.3.7

Workshop on the Disclosure Function of the Patent System 2015.3.7
Date: March 7th (Saturday) 2015
Time: 13:00 pm to 17:30 pm
Venue: First Floor of National Center of Sciences Building (Gakujutsu Sogo Center)
    (Chiyoda Campus of Hitotsubashi University,
      2-1-2 Hitotsubashi, Chiyodaku, Tokyo, Japan))
    About a 4-minute walk from Exit 1b of Takebashi Station on the Tokyo Metro Subway Tozai Line

Preliminary Program:

13:00  Keynote speeches  (40 minutes each, 20 minutes Q&A)
Chair    Sadao Nagaoka
(1) “Do inventors value secrecy in patenting? Evidence from the American Inventor’s Protection Act of 1999,”
Stuart GRAHAM, Georgia Institute of Technology and USPTO

(2) “Patent systems and citation metrics,”
Bruno VAN POTTELSBERGHE, Dean, Solvay Business School

15:00  Coffee

15:30  Presentations of work in progress  (25 minutes each, 15 minutes Q&A)
Chair  Yosuke Okada
(1) “Effects of early patent disclosure on knowledge: evidence from the impact of   introducing Pre-Grant Publication System in the United States,” 
Yoshimi OKADA, Hitotsubashi University

 (2)  “Effects of early initiation of patent examination on the examination quality,”
     Isamu YAMAUCHI, RIETI

 (3)  “Use of grace period and its impact on knowledge flow: evidence from Japan,”
     Sadao NAGAOKA, Hitotsubashi University

17:30 Closing

**Acknowledgement
This research project is supported by the JSPS Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research JSPS(B:26285055). We would like to thank for this.

*Registration:
Please contact chosa(at)iir.hit-u.ac.jp by 10:00 March 3. Please write
"March 7th Workshop" in the subject field and send the following information.
1) Name
2) Affiliation
3) Position