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7th BE Symposium

2012-2-20 (Mon) 1:00 p.m. -

The Department of Management of Industry and Technology, Graduate school of Engineering, Osaka University will hold a symposium on Monday, February 20.

The Department of Management of Industry and Technology has continued to seek new engineering education methods and put them into practice since the foundation in 2004.

This year the organizers of this symposium will hold a symposium in which they will review the development of engineering education methods and the achievements of their department. The theme of this symposium is thinking about the diversity of career path and new possibilities for graduate students and education at the Department of Business Engineering. Individuals who have achieved a remarkable success through unique career paths in a variety of fields will give lectures and participate in a panel discussion in order to help find new viewpoint. Graduate students will make presentations on BE research that they conducted in the past year using new engineering methods.

No admission fee will be charged for attending this symposium.

Program

  • 1:00 - 1:05 p.m. -- Opening greetings, OHMURA Etsuji, Professor, Management of Industry and Technology
  • 1:05 - 1:45 p.m. -- Keynote Speech: "My Message to Future Generations based on my Experiences in Industry, Government, and Academia,"  KITAOKA Yasuo, Industry Strategy Director, Fine Ceramics & Fine Ceramics Office, Manufacturing Industries Bureau, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
  • 1:45 - 2:00 p.m. -- Report on BE Education, MORI Hiroaki, Associate professor, Department of Management of Industry and Technology
  • 2:00 - 2:20 p.m. -- "Starting Business," NISHIDA Junji, Representative Director, Japan Research Institute for Social Systems
  • 2:20 - 2:40 p.m. -- Break
  • 2:40 - 3:00 p.m. --  "What is Required for Starting Venture Business and What Education and Systems can Provide," KAWAUCHI Masahiko, former Representative director & chairperson, Ubiquitous Corporation
  • 3:00 - 3:20 p.m. -- "Let's Enjoy the Third Period of Venture Formation," YAMAMOTO Tomizo, Representative Director, Yamamoto Corporation
  • 3:20 - 4:20 p.m. -- Poster session -- Display and Explanation about BE Research Themes for the 2011-12 Academic Year
  • 4:20 - 5:05 p.m. -- Panel Discussion, "Development of Personnel Responding to Changes"

Panelists

  • KITAOKA Yasuo, Industry Strategy Director, Manufacturing Industries Bureau, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
  • MORI Hiroaki, Associate professor, Management of Industry and Technology
  • NISHIDA Junji, Representative director, Japan Research Institute for Social Systems
  • KAWAUCHI Masahiko, former Representative director & chairperson, Ubiquitous Corporation
  • YAMAMOTO Tomizo, Representative director, Yamamoto Corporation

Coordinator: YAMAMOTO Takao, Professor, Management of Industry and Technology

  • 5:05 - 5:15 p.m. -- Comments

Date: 2012-2-20 (Mon) 1:00 p.m. -
Organizer: Department of Management of Industry and Technology, Graduate school of Engineering, Osaka University
Sponsored: Department of Management of Industry and Technology, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University
Venue: Hall and Large Conference Room , Icho Hall, Suita Campus, Osaka University
Registration: Not necessary.
URL: http://www.mit.eng.osaka-u.ac.jp/
Contact: Department of Management of Industry and Technology
mitaljimu@mit.eng.osaka-u.ac.jp

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