JSIE(Japan Institute for Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship)は、社会の閉塞感を打ち破る大きな原動力となりうる女性や若者の活躍の場を広げ、一人ひとりがリーダーシップをとり、力を発揮し行動することによって、誰もが自分らしい生き方のできる社会の実現を目指します。

JSIE organized 1st Reunion & Networking Event

This event offers JSIE members opportunities to network and reconnect with your colleagues and mentors from the summer programs & events and to share your thoughts and recent experience with them. This would also be a good chance for you to get some practical advice about what you do from the mentors and special guests. Mr. Makoto Goda, CEO of Nippon Biodiesel Fuel Co. Ltd, Ms. Suzuka Kobayakawa of KIBOW fund, and Mr. Gerald Lema of Cylon Capital joined us. A handful people presented their business idea and activities answering the questions below. 1) Why does anybody need your service/product? Is there any similar product? 2) Who is the customer? 3) How do you get…

7th Washington Women’s Dialogue

About Washington Women's Dialogue We face numerous social challenges to truly achieve a society that women can actively and inclusively participate in. Particularly aiming to develop and expand Asian women’s presence in global leadership roles in business, government, political, and social activities, JSIE hosts “Washington Women’s Dialogue” (WWD) featuring prominent female role models in various sectors, who would share their life experience. WWD offers opportunities to frankly discuss various issues on social and international challenges and learn how to overcome such challenges. naisA Global*co-sponsored this event. *naisA Global’s goal is to educate and empower emerging young Asian leaders around the world by providing them with mentorship opportunities, leadership training, and tools that…

JSIE Supporting membership

Thank you for your continued support for Japan Institute for Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship (JSIE). JSIE established a supporting membership system for those who would generously support our purpose, objectives and activities. Supporting members are entitled to join Global Peer Mentoring Network and participate in various events that JSIE hosts mainly in Tokyo and Washington, D.C. for discounted fee or free of charge. Also, members have opportunities to meet and interact with other members through JSIE’s worldwide network. For More Details HERE

4th JSIE Forum “Japanese Entrepreneurs Talk”

Japanese Entrepreneurs Talk: Engaging in Global Challenges JSIE organized the 4th JSIE Forum “Japanese Entrepreneurs Talk: Engaging in Global Challenges” on November 7, 2016. At this forum, we welcomed three globally-active Japanese entrepreneurs, Mr. Makoto Goda, Ms. Satoko Kono, and Dr. Shinsuke Muto. They have talked about how they tried to overcome social and global challenges such as poverty, health, energy/environmental problems, based on their personal experience, and shared ideas of practical hints to solve such challenges. Event Details Date & Time: Monday, November 7, 2016, 19:00~20:30 Venue: Otemachi Financial City Gran Cube 3F Supported by: Health and Global Policy Institute (HGPI) Speakers: Mr. Makoto Goda (President & CEO, Nippon…

Global Peer Professional Network

Searching for A Peer Mentor? JSIE’s Global Peer Professional Network JSIE has launched a project “the Japan-U.S. Women network-building for Next Generations” utilizing JSIE’s framework of “Global Peer Mentoring Network”, which consists of Global Peer Professional Network and Global Peer Youth Network. Please join us at Global Peer Professional for building our cross-boarder career network. What is a Peer Mentor? A peer mentor is a peer guide who can support and encourage you to manage your own learning in order that you may maximize your potential, develop your skills, and improve your performance. JSIE is building “Global Peer Professional Network” to connect our U.S.-Japan community members & friends, and empower and elevate younger generation’s as…

JSIE Networking Events

JSIE Reunion & Networking Event This event offers opportunities to network, reconnect and meet with new colleagues and mentors from JSIE summer programs & events and to share own thoughts and recent experience with them. JSIE often invites special guests, and this would be a good chance for participants to get some practical advice about feedback from the mentors and special guests. Participants are given opportunities to present their own business idea/plans and activities. JSIE organizes networking event twice a year. Please register as a free member in order to receive invitations from JSIE to join these events. Please join us at next event! About JSIE Japan Institute for Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship (JSIE) supports fostering global talent, and…

6th Washington Women’s Dialogue

About Washington Women's Dialogue We face numerous social challenges to truly achieve a society that women can actively and inclusively participate in. Particularly aiming to develop and expand Asian women’s presence in global leadership roles in business, government, political, and social activities, JSIE hosts “Washington Women’s Dialogue” (WWD) featuring prominent female role models in various sectors, who would share their life experience. WWD offers opportunities to frankly discuss various issues on social and international challenges and learn how to overcome such challenges (off-the-record). This WWD is supported by Keidanren USA. A Conversation with Ms. Elissa Alben, the International Trade Counsel for the Senate Finance Committee. As a leading professional in…

JSIE organized First Movers Forum

Academy Hills Library × JSIE Collaboration Event Series“First Movers Forum” JSIE, in association with Academy Hills Library, launches a new forum series “First Movers Forum” in 2017. We welcome globally-active first movers in various fields to participate as speakers/panelists and to share their trials, challenges and lessons. We support individuals who have the courage to solve local/global challenges and to boldly move forward with actions on various fronts. By engaging in dialogue with inspiring individuals, we can gain insight into problem-solving, expand our realm of activities, and broaden our perspectives from local to regional and from regional to global. The theme for the first forum is “Engaging in Global Challenges by Maximizing Japanese Strengths”. Four panelist discussants: Mr.…