Special Public Lectures “International Management”

Based on an interdisciplinary approach, this public lecture series discuss and offer insights on the “Industrie 4.0”, challenges of Japanese companies overseas and knowhow of global business to reexamine international management.

● Date and Time:
January 9 ~ January 30, 2016 (10:00-13:00, 3 lecture sessions in total)

● Venue: Room 320, Tokyo Campus, University of Tsukuba
Address: 3-29-1 Otsuka, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo
Visit here for the detail.
By train: Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line, Myogadani Station (about five-minute walk)

● Fee: Free of charge
You could pre-register our event here: http://goo.gl/forms/CWXmqHyPI5
We will close our registration once the capacity is filled.

● Schedule
1/9 (Sat) 10:00-13:00 Japanese session
Japan's Challenge for Global Management: A Cultural Perspective
By Professor Dr. Yi ZHU (University of Tsukuba)

1/16 (Sat) 10:00-13:00 English session
The ‘Fourth Industrial Revolution’ – From the German “Industrie 4.0” Towards the “Smart Factory”
By Professor Dr. Martin POHL (University of Tsukuba)

Innovation in the Age of the ‘Fourth Industrial Revolution’
By Ms. Shio OHTOMO (Ph.D. candidate, University of Tsukuba)

1/30 (Sat) 10:00-13:00 Japanese session
International Business - How to Survive, not be Cheated, and to Enjoy Working Outside Japan
By Mr. Nobu TANAKA (Executive Vice President, Okura Pictures
Advisory Board Member, The University of Hong Kong)

● Inquiry
Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Tsukuba 
Dr. Yi Zhu (zhu.yi.gn@u.tsukuba.ac.jp


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