Hitotsubashi ICS EMBA Commemorative Symposium - November 5

Oct 23, 2018

David.jpgThe School of International Corporate Strategy of Hitotsubashi University Business School (Hitotsubashi ICS) is hosting a symposium titled "Knowledge Maneuverability and Dynamic Capability" to commemorate the first anniversary of its Executive MBA (EMBA) program launched in September 2017. The event will feature two keynote speakers: Ikujiro Nonaka, Professor Emeritus at Hitotsubashi University, who will speak about knowledge creation and maneuverability management, and David Teece, Chairman of Berkeley Research Group, Professor of Global Business at the University of California, Berkeley and global authority on the theory of dynamic capabilities. The lectures will be followed by panel discussions with Nissan Motor Corporation's senior executives Jose Munoz, Global Chief Performance Officer, and Arun Bajaj, Senior Vice President of Nissan Global HR and Alliance Talent Management, and others.

The symposium aims to provide an opportunity to explore the paths of dynamic corporate growth and the leadership that drives that growth in both theory and practice to advance our mission of achieving "The Best of Two Worlds." 4_23b_037.jpg

Date/Time: Monday, November 5, 2018 / 3 p.m. - 6 p.m. (Doors open at 2:30 p.m.)
Reception starts at 6 p.m.
Venue: Banquet room "Orion," Josui Kaikan 2F (Hitotsubashi 2-1-1, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo)
Directions: 3-minute walk from Takebashi Station Exit b1 (Tokyo Metro Tozai line) or 4 minutes on foot from Jimbocho Station Exit A8 (Tokyo Metro Hanzomon line, Toei subway Mita and Shinjuku lines)

To participate in the symposium, please register by email with your name, company name, and contact details sent to ics-crm@ics.hub.hit-u.ac.jp

Simultaneous interpretation will be provided.
Panelists are subject to change.
Seats are limited, so please register early.

● Opening Remarks
Kazuo Ichijo, Professor and Dean, Hitotsubashi ICS
● Keynote Speech
Ikujiro Nonaka, Professor Emeritus, Hitotsubashi University
David Teece, Chairman of Berkeley Research Group, Professor, Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkley

Arun.jpg● Panel Discussion:
"Leadership that Drives Dynamic Corporate Growth"
Jose Munoz, Chief Performance Officer, Nissan Motor Corporation
Arun Bajaj, Chief Human Resource Officer, Nissan Motor Corporation
Joe Bohling, Managing Director, Berkeley Research Group, LLC
Moderator: Yoshinori Fujikawa, Associate Professor & MBA Program Director, Hitotsubashi ICS


● Introduction of the Hitotsubashi ICS EMBA Program
Tomonori Ito, Professor and EMBA Program Director, Hitotsubashi ICS

*Prof. Nonaka and Prof. Teece join the panel.

Registration and inquiries:


Symposium Office, Hitotsubashi ICS
Email: ics-crm@ics.hub.hit-u.ac.jp
Tel: 03-4212-3073 (9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.)
Fee: No charge