Event
10/10
2014

【Wed, Nov 12 】The 28th PoP Seminar “Current situation and future of pharmaceutical industry”


The 28th Policy Platform Seminar
Current situation and future of pharmaceutical industry

The Japanese national innovation policy has expected the medical and pharmaceutical industries to play a pivotal role in leading the “intellectual property-based economy.” This seminar invites Dr. Michihiro Tsuchiya, Chairman of the Board & Representative Director (and the former CEO) of the Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation, one the main Japanese pharmaceutical companies.
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Dr. Tsuchiya lectures on the changing business/policy environment and the future vision of the industries with some case studies of pharmaceutical R&D. He also discusses expectations for the innovation policy from the industry perspective and expectations for students and the youth who should engage in R&D and realize innovation or who should design and execute innovation policies in the near future.
※This Seminar will be held as the course of “Case Study(Science, Technology, and Innovation Policy”.

[Date/Time] Wednesday, November 12, 16:40-18:20
[Venue] Sanjo Conference Hall, The University of Tokyo
[Lecturer] Dr. Michihiro Tsuchiya, Chairman of the Board & Representative Director (and the former CEO) of the Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation
[Hosted by Science, Technology, and Innovation Governance(STIG) Education Program
[Language] English/Japanese (with simultaneous interpretation in Japanese and English)
Open to All, Upon registration
※We will stop accepting applications once all the places are taken.

【Contact & Inquiries】
Office for Science, Technology, and Innovation Governance(STIG) Education Program 
 STIG@pp.u-tokyo.ac.jp