Keizai Events

Why are Japanese Corporates Interested in Silicon Valley Innovation Methods?

From design thinking to lean startup, Silicon Valley’s innovation methods have attracted global interest. As Japanese corporations strive to innovate, some have adopted these methods to disrupt their own innovation ecosystem. How are they learning these techniques? Can they be adapted for the framework of Japanese corporations? What are some of the results?

We will explore these topics through interactive exercises and discussions of case studies by innovation strategy experts and their experience with Japanese corporate partners, such as Suzuki and ANA.


Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Registration/Networking: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM

Program: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Networking: 8:00 PM – 8:45 PM

Fenwick and West
801 California Street, Mountain View, CA 94041

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$15: Early Bird Discount for first 30 registrations by May 19 (11PM)

$20: Regular Registration by Saturday, June 2 (11 PM)

$35: Late Registration by Monday, June 4 (Noon)

$50: Walk-ins (Seats are limited and may not be available)

Food, including sushi and beverages, will be served.