3rd First Movers Forum

Academyhills Library x JSIE Collaboration event JSIE, in association with Academyhills Library, launched 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…

3rd JSIE Networking Event (Tokyo)

3rd Reunion & Networking Luncheon 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. This time, we are featuring WISE awardees, who would share their experience in WSLAB and GlobalGiving, and this would be a great chance for participants to get…

Washington Women’s Dialogue Anniversary Special

About Washington Women's Dialogue There are numerous social challenges to overcome in order to achieve a society where women can actively and inclusively participate in. To achieve this goal, JSIE initiated Washington Women’s Dialogue in order to develop and expand women’s presence in global leadership roles in business, government, political, and social activities. “Washington Women’s…

JSIE awarded Grant

JSIE was awarded grant from Japan-United States Friendship Commission and United States-Japan Foundation for 2017-2018 activities in promoting women empowerment and network-community-building. JSIE is committed to making progress to our mission. We all are grateful for generous support.

Global Peer Professional Clip

Here are Global Peer Professional members from various parts of the world. We are going to periodically update our member clips. Moeko from DC アジアの経済情報を伝える英文メディア Nikkei Asian Review の立ち上げ後、アジアとアメリカを中心に各国でのマーケティング戦略立案・実行に携わってきました。東京からワシントンDCに拠点を移してからは、仕事の傍ら大学院にて博物館学(アートマネジメント)を専攻しています。アートを通じた教育に関心があり、スミソニアンのアジアン美術館フリーア・サックラーの教育部門にも勤務しています。LGBTQも障がい者も関係ない、インクルージョン社会を実現するためのミュージアムの役割が議論されており日米比較を含めた研究を進めています。女性のリーダーシップ、アート全般、教育など気軽にお話できれば嬉しいです! Melanie from London I am a strategist, social and experience designer. Together with communities, not-for-profits, public managers and policymakers, I use design and innovation methodologies to unlock knowledge,…

WISE Fellow Clip

WISE2019 Fellow Lila Klopfenstein JSIE’s 2019 Beppu WISE program on Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship was one of the most challenging, but productive programs I’ve ever attended. The program brought together hopeful entrepreneurs from different backgrounds to design innovative and sustainable business plans. Incredible mentors with real-world experience helped us harness our ideas into actionable plans.…

JSIE partners with WIT

JSIE partners with World in Tohoku (WIT). WIT empowers social entrepreneurs to become global citizens of  Change-Making Communities ™ WIT conducts programs, including Cross-Border Learning Journey, where you can spend a week in Japan working with other US and Japanese leaders to solve challenges and problems of local people in Tohoku. WIT programs