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Japan-Boston Joint Entrepreneurship Forum

The Japan-Boston Joint Entrepreneurship Forum

On Sept. 16 at MIT, The Consulate General of Japan in Boston joined forces with the MIT Media Lab and Harvard Business School’s Japan Research Center to host the Japan-Boston Joint Entrepreneurship Forum.  Following greetings from Consul General Muto and MIT Center for International Studies Senior Fellow Yukio Okamoto, a panel discussion was led by moderator Tim Rowe, of the Cambridge Innovation Center.  Other panelists were Director of the MIT Media Lab Joi Ito and Harvard Business School Professor Hirotaka Takeuchi.  In the second half of the program the panelists engaged in a lively Q&A session with members of the audience.


 Consul General Muto opens Forum with words of greeting.


MIT Media Lab Director Joi Ito gives a talk.DSC03477


Harvard Business School Professor Takeuchi gives remarks.DSC03492

Panel Discussion DSC03503


Interactive Q&A between panelists and audience.DSC03508