September 25, 2018

Forum 2018.10.10 Martin HEMMERT

Innovation Forum 2018.10.10 Martin HEMMERT

“Managing the Paradoxical Tension between Exploration and Exploitation in Inter-organizational Relations: The Case of University-industry Research Collaborations

(Professor, School of Business, Korea University/Visiting Professor, Institute of Innovation Research, Hitotsubashi University)

October 10th (Wednesday)  2018
from 17:00 to 18:30

 IIR Laboratory 2 (Room#219) of the second floor of the IIR building 

 Yaichi Aoshima 

September 20, 2018

Business Review Vol.66 No.2 AUT. 2018

Vol.66 No.2 AUT. 2018 (In Japanese)

A leading management journal in Japanese,
which builds a bridge between theory and practice.

Hitotsubashi University, Institute of Innovation Research
Toyo Keizai Inc.


Yasuhiro Daisho
"Perspectives on Environmental and Energy Issues of Motor Vehcles: With a Focus on Electrifying the Vehcles"

Noboru Sato
"Industrial Business Trends Towards Automobile Electrification and Their Competitiveness"

Satoshi Nagashima
"The Futuer of Mega Trend "CASE" From Europe: New Mobility Society Japan Will Lead"

Long Ke / Hideko Kono
"The Challenges and Strategies of Chinese Automobile Industries: the Possibility to Develop EV in China"

Kiyoshi Fujiwara / Masayuki Motohashi
"Ideal Vehicle Electrification by Vehicle Manufacturer: Mazda's Solution for Ideal  Electric Vehicle Society"

Takahiro Fujimoto
"An Architectural Analysis of Green Vehicles in Future: The Possibility of Their Diversity"

Kentaro Nobeoka / Kan Matsuoka
"Customer Value of Automobile: Global Trends of Non-Functional Value"

●Leaders of MOT 
  Hiroki Isobe (Alliance Global Director, Nissan Motor Corporation)
  Interviewed by Takahiro Fujimoto, Kentaro Nobeoka and Yaichi Aoshima

●Special Interview
  Ulrich Hackenberg (Former Technology Development Officer, Volkswagen)

●From My Bookshelf
  Masato Itohisa

●Management Forum 
  Shigeki Terashi
  (Executive Vice President, TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION)
  Interviewed by Seiichiro Yonekura, Kentaro Nobeoka and Takahiro Fujimoto

●Business Cases
  Masaru Karube / Daisuke Uchida
  "Challenge and Evolution: Panasonic Home Appliances Refrigerator(Wuxi) Co., Ltd"

  Ayano (Hirose) Nishihara
  "Kyowa Hakko Bio: Promoting Innovation Towards “Goodness"

Special Contribution
  Tsutomu Nakano
  "Has Your Miles Davis Come?: The High-End Audio Equipment Market From Performativity"

●FinTech Revolution and Innovation (5)
  Mikiharu Noma / Tsutomu Fujita

●International Standardization from JAPAN (4)
  Manabu Eto / Yuichi Washida

September 5, 2018

IIR Summer School 2018 2018.8.25-26

■IIR Summer School 2018

Date: August 25-26, 2018
Venue: Sano-shoin Hall of Hitotsubashi University
Organized by: Institute of Innovation Research, Hitotsubashi University

10:00-10:15: Yaichi Aoshima

Session1: (Chair: Kan)
•10:15-10:55: Ivar Padrón-Hernández “Enablers and tactics of MNC subsidiary influence on headquarter strategic initiatives”
•10:55-11:35: ElHassan ElSabry “Can philanthropy compensate for the decline in public research funding? Analyzing research funded by members of the Science Philanthropy Alliance”
•11:35-12:15: Tohru Yoshioka-Kobayashi “You can learn more from those who copied your knowledge than from your alliance partners: A technological return from knowledge spillovers to originating firms”

Lunch: 12:15-13:15

Session2: (Chair: Nakajima)
•13:15-13:55: Maria Vasileva Ilieva & Jin-ichiro Yamada “BoD Decision-making Process for Renovation after a Prolonged Fraud: Olympus case study“
•13:55-14:35: Yin Deyun “Inter-Organizational and geographical mobility of Chinese Inventor: Patterns and impacts”
Coffee Break: 14:35-14:50

Session3: (Chair: Ohyama)
•14:50-15:30: Daisuke Uchida “Imitation? Environmental Signals and Similarity of
Behavior in Hiring by Japanese Firms, 1974-2011”
•15:30-16:10: Chirantan Chatterjee “When the Big One Came: A Natural Experiment
on Demand Shocks and Market Structure in India’s Influenza Vaccine Markets”

Guest Speaker •16:10-17:10: Hiroyuki Odagiri “Innovation and Competition Policy - With Applications
to Japanese Cases -”

IIR welcomes new visiting professor

Professor Hemmert joined us as a visiting professor from Korea University. Welcome!

Visiting Professor, Institute of Innovation Research (2018.9.3-2019.1.30)

September 4, 2018

Research Profile  HEMMERT, Martin

Research Profile  HEMMERT, Martin

Visiting Professor,
Institute of Innovation Research, Hitotsubashi University (2018.9.3-2019.1.30)

Professor, School of Business, Korea University

【Recent Research Themes】
International Comparative Studies of Innovation Systems and Management Systems, Technology Partnership and Alliances, Entrepreneurship