Global Network Week - DAY 1

Mar 13, 2018

Yoshi.jpgOn Mar 12, we kicked off the first day of GNW 2018 at Hitotsibashi ICS. 58 students from around the global network will spend the week learning about Innovation X Globalization Japan style. After some team building to get to know each other, Professor Yoshi Fujikawa opened the week with a discussion on Japan as a national innovation system.Satoko.jpg

Next, Mr. Umezawa from A. T. Kearney gave us insight into Cool Japan and revealed some of the new innovations coming to Tokyo through NeXTokyo.

Later in the day, Mr. Navales from P&G Japan joined us for a conversation on what it is like for a large multi-national company like P&G to do business in Japan (Sean, Class of 2016).