Author: wpmaster

GAS Talk #6 w Aya

I interviews Aya Kayooka, one of the Global Agenda Seminar participants, the other day. She is a general manager in charge of risk & legal matters at the regional headquarter of the Japanese chemical company, and is based in Singapore. I have been interested in Singapore for some time, starting from the days I taught…
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2020年6月17日 0

SINCA online Debate #6 June 12

On Friday, June 12, we will host SINCA online debate #6. The statement is ” “Academic year should start in September.” As the school started this week in many places after closure for a few months, the topic of shifting the start of academic year in Japan to September has been debated. This debate is not…
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2020年6月4日 0

GAS Talk series #5 w Yuko

I interviewed Yuko Kimura, one of the participants of GAS 2010. She works for pharmaceutical company and applied for GAS as she was interested in pursuing ph. D while working. She made proposal for open innovation which she had prepared during GAS 2010 to the top management group of the company . She was later…
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2020年6月1日 0

SINCA online “Your story…”

On Sunday, May 24, we hosted SINCA online vol. 5. It was the day before the restriction would be lifted. The topic we discussed was “What do you want to do when the restriction is lifted? Why?” I gave brief overview of story telling and three breakout groups shared members’ stories to respond to the…
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2020年5月31日 0

GAS Talk series #4 Yuji

Last week, I interviewed Yuji Honda, one of the past participants of Global Agenda Seminar series. (He participated in 2012!) He had a dream to work for Rugby World Cup since 2011 and last year his dream came true. He had worked as Organizing committee member since 2012. He shared many interesting stories, including how…
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2020年5月27日 0

SINCA Online #5 Your Story..

On Sunday May 24, we will host SINCA online special #5 at 8:00 pm. We will resume our format of introduction-breakout discussion in groups-report back and general discussion. The topic for discussion is “What do you want to do when emergency declaration is cleared . Pick up to three you want to do. Explain the…
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2020年5月20日 0

Video-Debate for Beginners

On May 10, we hosted SINCA Online Special session #4 entitled “Debate for Beginners.” 24 people registered and we divided them into four groups. At the beginning of the session, I gave overview of what Debate is and How to prepare for it, using slides. Video is some 17 minutes, covering the basics of debate.…
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2020年5月20日 0

GAS Talk series #3 with Akira (English)

The third of the GAS talk series is with Akira Fukabori, now CEO of Avatarin, which was launched on April 1. It used to be one of the digital project of ANA Holdings. Akira participated in the first GAS series in 2010 when he was in mid 20s. He won the Grand Prize at GAS…
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2020年5月20日 0

GAS Talk series #2 Manabu

Second of the GAS Talk series with Manabu Takebe, MD, who is now practicing in Florida. He share his experience of GAS and how he changed the location of his career from Japan to the US.


2020年5月20日 0

GAS Talk series #1 Emi Ashihara(English)

As the fixed member series of Global Agenda Seminar is now discontinued, we started Talk series with past participants of GAS. The first of this series was with Emi Ashihara. She shared her experience of GAS and how she has made best of the GAS network.


2020年5月20日 0