5th EBA Open Seminar – Entrepreneurship Education

Filed in EBA Open Seminars, News by on December 25, 2013

EBA Open Seminar is an open and casual meeting to share the EBA related information, held monthly.

The 5th EBA Open Seminar will feature Entrepreneurship Education. The agenda will cover several topics such as entrepreneurship education in ASEAN countries, industry-academia collaboration and best practices.


5th EBA Open Seminar Program

Date: January 8th, 2013 (Wednesday)
Time: 18:00 〜 20:00 JST (UTC+9)

Organizer : Prof. Masaki Umejima, Keio University

Theme: Entrepreneurship Education


18:00 Opening and Greetings
18:10 Session1:
Mr. Tsuyoshi Kitani (Head of R&D Headquarters, NTT Data Corporation)
Prof. Sureswaran Ramadas (University Sains Malaysia, Malaysia)

Assist Prof. Masaki Umejima (Keio University, Japan)
Industry involvement is essential for university to form up ideal environment for young researcher to be an entrepreneur. In that context, Big Data Management is a hot topic in university research and business for coming 5 years. This session will highlight the ongoing industry-university collaboration by USM, ITB, and NTT Data, Japan’s biggest ICT integrator.
19:00 Session2:
Prof. Dechanuchit Katanyutaveetip (Chulalongkorn University, Thailand)
Prof. Luis Sison (University of the Philippines Diliman, Philippines) (to be confirmed)
Prof. Keiko Okawa (Keio University, Japan)
Mr. Goi Hoe Chin (SOI Asia Business Plan Contest Organizer, SOI Asia)
Ms. Supanuch Supanimittrakul (Internship organizer, SOI Asia)
Guest Speakers (to be confirmed)Moderator:
Assist Prof. Masaki Umejima (Keio University, Japan)SOI Asia—an Asian-wide university network that connects 28 universities in 14 countries via broadband Internet, has provided an distant education platform to share a lecture, host a business plan contest, deliver internship. In that sense, lecture share by Keio and Chula since 2008 has reached a lot of things. Added on the above SOI Asia experience, this session will highlight sone outstanding showcases, presented by EBA faculty members.
19:50 Final Considerations
20:00 Closing


This will be the fifth seminar of the series, and information about previous and upcoming seminars can be found here.

All student and faculty who are interested in EBA program are invited. Seminar will also give up-to-date information and research and educational topics related to EBA including upcoming EBA courses and fieldworks.


How to participate:

Please consult the location at the closest campus;

  • Keio (Japan) – Hiyoshi (CDF classroom), SFC (o11), Mita (South Building 2B42)
  • ITB (Bandung, Indonesia)
  • USM (Penang, Malaysia)
  • UM (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
  • UP (Manila, Philippines)
  • HUST (Hanoi, Vietnam)
  • CU (Bangkok, Thailand)

You can also watch it live at EBA Live Streaming.


Upcoming EBA Open Seminars

6th EBA Open Seminar “Disaster Management” Feb 5th 2014 (Wed) 18:00-20:00 JST
7th EBA Open Seminar “Environment” Mar 5th 2014 (Wed) 18:00-20:00 JST


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