Session #47
“Let us make technology our friend!”

Session #47 April 21, 2017 “Davos Experience in Tokyo” “Let us make technology our friend!” It has been only a decade since iPhone came into our life. Our life has changed so drastically in the past decade that people take it for granted that we all are connected any time. Whenever new technology emerges, the […]

Session #46
“What if your company/industry undergoes almost unthinkable transformation? How would you respond?”

Session #46 March 24, 2017 “Davos Experience in Tokyo” “What if your company/industry undergoes almost unthinkable transformation? How would you respond?” Due to accelerating technological advancement and global competition (against nationalism/populism), many industries have been disrupted. Familiar products such as smart phone, new business model of Uber based upon sharing economy are emerging every day […]

#Series 43
“Unique experience only YOU can offer at YOUR place?”

VIDEO: Before session (Part 1) I interviewed Jack, one of the hosts of airbnb both in Japanese and in English. The topic of the session is “Sharing Economy” and I asked Jack, one of the presenters how airbnb is received in Japan and about new services that airbnb has recently launched. VIDEO: Opening Talk- Presentation […]

#Series 41
“WAA-Work from Anywhere and Anytime at Unilever”

VIDEO: Before session (Part 1) Before we started the session at Unilever, I interviewed Ms Yuka Shimada, Member of the board of Unilever Japan and Head HR in Japanese and English about the topic of the session, WAA-Work from Anywhere Anytime, new initiative at Unilever. VIDEO: Opening (Part 2) I started the session by explaining […]

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#Series 39
“Design your own social safety net”

VIDEO: Opening and Talk (Part 1) At the beginning of the session, I thanked Lifenet Company and welcomed the participants including some Lifenet staff members. I then explained my recent activities including watching Republican National Convention for the US Presidential election and the meeting with the member of the board of the World Economic Forum. […]