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Global Business from Tokyo to Boston - Panel Discussion

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Havana(5F) Venture Café Kendall

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Cambridge, MA 02142

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Companies from all over the world come to Boston/Cambridge to tap into this area’s unique academic institutions, talent, and innovative ecosystem. Japanese businesses are also eager to connect with researchers and entrepreneurs in Greater Boston to help expand their innovative initiatives. They are also here to share the know-how they have gained from decades of success in the Japanese market with entrepreneurs interested in expanding to Japan.

Dr. Yasuhiro Yamakawa of Babson College will be leading a panel discussion with industry leaders in the health science, elderly care, and entertainment industries, to discuss the need for collaboration and innovation amongst established and new businesses in Japan and beyond.
Come learn about the history of these companies and opportunities to work with globally successful Japanese corporates that have offices in Massachusetts!

Panelists:

  1. Mikihiko Kato | President, Fujifilm Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc.

  2. Akinori Kochi | General Manager of Global Research & Innovation-Boston Office, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries America, Inc.

  3. Masahiko Kanai | Chief Executive Director of US Operation, NTT FACILITIES USA, INC.


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  • Yamakawa Yasuhiro | Associate Professor, Babson College


All sessions will be held in English.
Main event page: http://bit.ly/japaninnovationnight

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Cambridge, MA 02142

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