2019 WISE Summer Program in Beppu

5th WISE Summer Program in Beppu “Global x Inclusive x Leadership ~ Shaping Passion & Ideas into plans: Creating New Values for Inclusive Community” August 2-4, 2019 in Beppu Hosted by Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University Supported by Institute of Contemporary Asian Studies (ICAS) Temple University Japan, Center for Global Partnership, Department of State JSIE supports fostering global talent, and offers global networking opportunities for young professionals, with an emphasis on helping women and minorities realize their greatest potential. Women’s Initiative for Sustainable Empowerment (WISE) summer program is to provide opportunities to shape our life mission and work toward social challenges. Date: August 2-4, 2019 (2 nights 3 days) Venue: Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University in Beppu Oita Access to APU Language: English…

Kumamoto WISE Special

Kumamoto WISE Special “Turning Passion & Ideas into plans ~  Creating New Social Values for Sustainable Community” May 18-19, 2019 @ Kumamoto Supported by Kumamoto Prefecture Copyrights 2010 Kumamotoken Kumamon JSIE supports fostering global talent, and offers global networking opportunities for young professionals, with an emphasis on helping women and minorities realize their greatest potential. Women’s Initiative for Sustainable Empowerment (WISE) summer program is to provide opportunities to shape our life mission and work toward social challenges. Dates: May 18 – 19, 2019 Venue: Kumamoto Kenmin Kaikan “Parea” Language: Japanese/English (JSIE bilingual staffs will help English-speakers in any means) Capacity: 30 Purpose of WISE Program WISE Kumamoto is specially organized by JSIE with…

2017 Summer Program

3rd WISE Summer Program SDGs: Leadership x Communication x Global “Shaping Passion & Ideas into plans” Co-sponsored by Google Japan and Institute of Contemporary Asian Studies (ICAS) Temple University Japan Supported by American Chamber of Commerce Japan (ACCJ) and HGPI JSIE supports fostering global talent, and offers global networking opportunities for young professionals, with an emphasis on helping women and minorities realize their greatest potential. Women’s Initiative for Sustainable Empowerment (WISE) summer program is to provide opportunities to shape our life mission and work toward social challenges. Purpose of WISE Summer Program 2017 WISE Summer Program aims to shape ideas into actionable project plans. We all know that challenges we face everyday are closely connected…

JSIE organized Third Forum

The Third Talk Forum “Our Challenges – Entrepreneurial Spirit Matters to Change our Society” Date: July 2nd, 2016, 13:00-14:30 Venue:AP Tokyo Marunouchi Speakers: Dr. Sachiko Kuno, President & CEO of the S&R Foundation Ms. Ari Horie, Founder and CEO of Women’s Startup Lab Both Dr. Kuno and Ms. Horie are very successful entrepreneurs as well as enthusiastic supporters, running incubator programs in Washington, D.C. and accelerator programs in Silicon Valley. At the forum, they shared their childhood environment and experience, challenges they faced, and lessons they learned. They also talked about why and how they became entrepreneurs, what they value the most, and tips and advice for those who aspire to be entrepreneurs. The forum was…

2016 WISE Summer Program

“Turning your ideas into a business plan ~ 2-day Social Business Startup workshop” Organized by:Tokyo+Acumen x JSIE Supported by: Women’s Startup Lab Endorsed by:ACCJ, Temple University Japan ICAS, Health and Global Policy Institute Date: July 1 – 3, 2016 Venue: AP Tokyo Marunouchi Program Overview JSIE organized 2016 summer program that is designed to promote leadership toward innovative solutions against various social problems, issues or challenges. With respect to the theme of 2016 “encouraging women’s initiative in solving social issues through startup business”, fellows participated the 2-day program by bringing business ideas and identifying possible solutions, so that they will eventually developing these ideas into practical and sustainable services or products. JSIE and Tokyo+Acumen provided lectures on social impact,…

2015 WISE Summer Program

JSIE was founded to help people unlock their full potential to promote social change with the cutting edge of technological innovation and entrepreneurial spirit. It promotes empowerment of women and minorities and raises an awareness, thereby building a society that men and women can participate in together. Our traditional values and cultural practices need to be transformed to thrive for 21st century. To achieve this goal, under the theme of “to be independent thinker and execute with confidence”, JSIE organized Women’s Initiative for Summer Empowerment program (WISE) 2015 at Roppongi Academy Hills during August 1-3rd 2015, to implement an awareness raising programs in professional education bringing renowned practitioners and thought…