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Osaka University Symposium -- A New Form of Collaboration for Co-creation

2016-3-2 (Wed) 13:00 -

We will be holding the Osaka University Symposium -- A New Form of Collaboration for Co-creation according to the schedule noted below. At this symposium, we will hold several keynote speeches and a panel discussion with the aim of exploring the possibilities of the university as a starting point for industry-government-university-citizen collaboration. We hope to see you there.

How to apply:

Please apply from the website below starting on Friday, February 5, 2016. Registration ends when 300 participants have registered.
Online application form
Your information will be used only for this purpose.

Date & Time:

Wednesday, March 2, 2016, 13:00~17:00

Venue:

HINOKI, 2F, Intercontinental Osaka, Tower C, North Wing, Grand Front Osaka, Kita-ku, Osaka

Program

Part 1

  • Keynote speech 1: "Developing Open Innovation from the Production of Knowledge in Orchestration and Co-creation of Value," Shojiro NISHIO, President of Osaka University
  • Keynote speech 2: "Endeavors by Panasonic for Developing Open Innovation," TSUGA Kazuhiro, Representative and President, Panasonic Corporation
  • Report: "Doctors in the Age of Open Innovation and Their Cultivation," Osaka University Cross-Boundary Innovation Program, FUJITA Kikuo, Professor, Program Coordinator

Part 2

Panel discussion: "Creation of Value and the Role of Knowledge in a Time of Openness"
Panelists

  • KAMISHINBARA Towa, Manager, Safety Science Institute, Quality Assurance Division, Suntory Business Expert Limited
  • KAWAHARA Katsumi, Vice President, Technology and Innovation Center, Daikin Industries Ltd.
  • KOMATSU Yosuke, Asuenokibou.com; Staff, Onagawa commerce and industry association
  • NISHIMURA Kazuko, Chief Researcher, Device Research Laboratory, Advanced Research Division, Panasonic Corporation
  • HATTORI Shigeki, Representative, graf Studio; Creative Director
  • YAMAZAKI Goro, Specially Appointed Associate Professor, Osaka University Cross-Boundary Innovation Program
  • KOBAYASHI Tadashi, Director and Vice Executive President

M.C.: YAGI Ekou, Associate Professor, Center for the Study of Communication-Design

*The titles of lectures and lecturers are subject to change.

Date: 2016-3-2 (Wed) 13:00 -
Organizer: Osaka University
Sponsored: Kansai Economic Federation, Kansai Association of Corporate Executives, The Osaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Venue: HINOKI, 2F, Intercontinental Osaka, Tower C, North Wing, Grand Front Osaka, Kita-ku, Osaka
Registration: Registration is required for this seminar. (Web)
URL: http://osku.jp/sympo160302
Contact: KISHIMOTO, HORII Osaka University Symposium Office, Institute for Academic Initiatives Office
sympo2016@iai.osaka-u.ac.jp

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