(Last updated : 2023-05-20 17:22:46)
   Department   Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University College of International Management
   Position   Professor
■ Education
1. 1989/09~1994/01 〔Doctorial Course〕 Science Policy Research Unit, Graduate School, Division of Business Administration and Economic Policy, Universiy of Sussex, Completed, PhD
2. 1988/01~1988/12 MBA, Graduate School, Division of Business Administration, INSEAD, Completed, MBA
3. 1973/09~1976/07 Faculty of Science、Physics, Oxford University, St. Hugh's College, Graduated, B.A, M.A.
■ Academic and professional experience
1. 2017/04~2020/03 東京工業大学 環境社会理工学院 イノベーション科学系 教授
2. 2005/04~2017/03 Tokyo Institute of Technology Graduate School of Innovation Management Professor
3. 2001/01~2005/03 Tokyo Institute of Technology School of Engineering, Engineering Education Strategy Professor
4. 1995/12~2000/12 Tokyo Institute of Technology Associate Professor Associate Professor
5. 1994/07~1995/11 NEC Manager
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■ Current specialized field
Management, Management of Technology, Science and Technology Policy (Key Word:Innovation Management, Innovation System) 
■ Books and theses
1. 2023/03/11 Article Technological competence strategy for Electric Vehicles; The case of Volkswagen in China The MOT Society of Japan,  (Collaboration) 
2. 2022/06/30 Article Frugal Innovation in an Emerging Country: A Case study of IoT-based Smart Farming in Vietnam ASIALICS 18th ASIALICS  (Collaboration) 
3. 2022/06/30 Article Interactive technologies in museums: An empirical assessment of visitors' technological acceptance ASIALICS 18th ASIALICS  (Collaboration) 
4. 2022/06/29 Article Factors impacting Foreign Direct Investment; Evidence from Thilawa Special Economic Zones in Myanmar ASIALICS 18th ASIALICS  (Collaboration) 
5. 2022/06/29 Article Innovation in Services through Unbundling - the Case of ANA and Icelandair in the airline industry ASIALICS 18th ASIALICS  (Collaboration) 
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■ Academic or professional association memberships
1. 2018/10~ ITS Internatioinal Telecom Society
2. 2005/04~ Japan Society for MOT
3. 2016/06~ ∟ Director
4. 2016/06~ ∟ Editorial Board
5. 2005/04~ JSICR Japan Society for Information and Communications Research
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■ Conference presentations
1. 2022/11/19 Emerging Digital technologies knowledge and technological convergence in BBC and NHK, a view from patents and papers (46th Annual bi-Annual Conference of Japan Information and Communications Research)
2. 2022/06/25 Analyzing Netflix's Technological Strategy; What we can learn from Netflix's technological blog and patent data (46th Annual bi-Annual Conference of Japan Information and Communications Research)
3. 2021/11/27 Service Innovation through Unbundling in the Airline Industry - the Strategies of ANA and Icelandai (JSICR (Japan Society for Information and Communications Research) Bi Annual Conference)
4. 2021/01/17 Empirical analysis of value creation: Identifying needs, opportunities, knowledge, technologies related to AI powered solutions to support independent elderly living (Pacific Telecomunications (PTC) Annual Conference)
5. 2015/06/21 Exploring the Knowledge Behind Big Data Enabled Innovation in Broadcasting: the Case of NETFLIX and BBC (Japan Society for Information Communications Research)
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■ Works
1. 2023/01/31 Issues related to the 'Openization' of Research Data (Online)
2. 2021/11/24 Entrepreneurial Creativity and Innovative Organization (Beppu)
3. 2021/06/10 アントレプレナーシップ (India)
4. 2019/07/29 Innovation Systems and Convergence of Emerging Technologies- the case of AI, Big Data (Beijing)
5. 2019/05/27 Innovation Systems related to Emerging Technologies (Tokyo)
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■ Research topic, funded research and KAKENHI
1. 2017/04~  An International Comparative Analyses on Value Creation in Next Generation Innovation Systems Based on Emerging Technologies  (Key Word : Emerging Technologies, Value creation, Innovation Systems)
2. 2013/04~2016/03  An International Comparative Analyses of Smart Systems and Smart Service related Innovation Systems  (Key Word : )
3. 2010/04~2013/03  An International Comparative Study on Innovation Systems of Knowledge Intensive Service Sectors  (Key Word : Knowledge Intensive Service Sector, Innovation System, Comparative analysis)
4. 1998/04~2001/03  Exploring the New Economy in Japan, US through a Comparative Analysis of Software Embedded Complex Systems  (Key Word : New Economy, Software embedded complex system)
5. 1997/04~2000/03  A Comparative Empirical Analysis on Technology Management of Software embedded Large Scale Complex Systems  (Key Word : Software embedded, Complex system, Technology management, Comparative empirical analysis)
■ Awards and honors
1. 2020/10 Japan Society for Research Policy and Innovation Management Special Life Time Achievement Award
2. 2016/09 ASIALICS Best Paper Award,  ASIALICS (Cross Sectoral Empirical Study on the role of Competence and Learning in the Functional Food industry in Japan)
3. 2011/08 PICMET (Portland International Conference on Management of Engineering and Technology Brad Hosler Outstanding Student Paper Award - Nominating Professor, PICMET
4. 2010/10 Japan Society for Research Policy and Innovation Management Society Award
5. 2008/06 R&D Management Conference Pratt and Whiteney Canada, Innovation Management Best paper Award (NanoSI: Developing Models of Nano-Knowledge Co-Creation and Nanotechnology R&D System)
■ Qualification and licenses
1. 2020/03/31 Tokyo Institute of Technology, Emeritus Professor
■ Educational ability
● Practice example of education method
1. 2022/10/03~2022/11/18 Effective use of inclusive teaching in the Product Development course
2. 2022/02/22~2022/03/04 Kyushuu University - Babson Global Symposium for Entrepreneurship Educators
● Made textbook and teaching material
1. 2017/03 Thoughts on Management of Technology
■ Professional contribution to Society
1. 2022/09~2022/09 Online Visit to 2 Science based Venture Companies in Kyoto
2. 2020/12~2020/12 Examiner for the Best Paper Award in the JSICR annual Conference
3. 2017/04~2023/03 Open University of Japan, Thoghts on Management of Technolgy Course
4. 2001/10~2002/01 To investigate the needs of a common Regional Satellite in Asia
■ Committee and society
1. 2021/11/01~ Science Council of Japan:  Information Group; WDS (World Science Data) Committee Committee Member
2. 2021/04/01~ The Science Council of Japan, Energy and Science and Technology Committee Member
3. 2019/04~ Science Council of Japan: Committee on Safety, anshinkan,, Risk Considerations of Engineering Systems Committee Member
4. 2018/02~2018/08 Ministry of Land, Transportation, Transportation Policy Council Specialist committee member
5. 2017/09~ The Science Council of Japan Member
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