Skyward EDGE Consortium




2019年度 海外集中講座


ビジネスプランを創出した後、従業員の採用、先駆的顧客の獲得、エンジェル投資家の獲得、取引先の獲得など、多くの関門を乗り越えなければならない。世界のEntrepreneurship分野で毎年トップにランキングされるBabson Collegeのビジネススクールで教鞭をとっているYamakawa先生に最新のEntrepreneurship分野のレクチャーをしてもらうと共に、参加者が作成したビジネスプランを発表して、評価してもらうことも実施する。

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Yasuhiro Yamakawa (Babson College Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship,Ph.D.)
長谷川 博和 (早稲田大学ビジネススクール教授)
瀧口 匡 (ウェルインベストメント株式会社社長、早稲田大学ビジネススクール客員教授)

■対 象:

学部生、大学院生、EMBA Essence受講生、ポスドクの方、社会人


学部生、大学院生、EMBA Essence受講生、ポスドクの方で有給の職についていない人:無料

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10:00-12:00 Lecture by Dr. Yamakawa
12:00-14:00 Lunch
14:00-17:00 Business plan pitch contest
Yasuhiro Yamakawa – Academic and Programme Director

Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship, Babson College

Dr. Yamakawa is an Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship at Babson College. He received his Bachelor of Laws from Keio University (Tokyo, Japan), obtained his M.B.A. in Strategic Management from Peter F. Drucker Graduate School of Management (Claremont, CA), and completed his Ph.D. in Entrepreneurship at the School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas (Richardson, TX). Prior to beginning his doctoral studies, Dr. Yamakawa spent ten years working in Japan’s utility and telecommunication industries where he engaged in numerous corporate venturing activities and entrepreneurial start-ups. Dr. Yamakawa teaches in the areas/intersections of Entrepreneurship, Strategy, and International Business. He comes from a multi-cultural background, having lived in eight different countries around the world.

Dr. Yamakawa’s research explores the stimulants and constraints behind entrepreneurial learning and growth. His current research interests include: Learning from entrepreneurial failure, dilemmas inherent in corporate venturing activities, failure of industry emergence, and bankruptcy laws and entrepreneurship development around the world. Dr. Yamakawa has presented his research at leading academic conferences such as Academy of Management Conference, Academy of International Business Conference, and Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference. His paper, “Entrepreneurship and the barrier to exit: How does entrepreneur-friendly bankruptcy law affect entrepreneurship development at the societal level?” won the Best Paper Award from the Office of Advocacy, U.S. Small Business Administration, for exploring the public issue of importance to the entrepreneurial community. His paper, “How does experience of previous entrepreneurial failure impact future entrepreneurship?” was selected Best Paper Proceedings and as Carolyn Dexter Award finalist. His paper, “Revitalizing and learning from failure for future entrepreneurial growth” won the Irene M. McCarthy Best Paper Award. Dr. Yamakawa’s work has been published in leading Entrepreneurship/Management journals such as Journal of Business Venturing, Entrepreneurship Theory & Practice, Research Policy, Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal, Small Business Economics, and Management International Review.
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Babson College(Boston)