The seminar covers the following topics: the startup trend in the Nordic economies, the recent evolution of startup ecosystem, the characteristics of startup environment and supporting mechanisms, and Sony’s recent effort in establishing an accelerator program.
◆Date: Monday, 1 July, 2019. 16:00−17:30
◆Venue: Lecture Room B, 4F, Int’l Academic Research Bldg.
Hongo Campus, The University of Tokyo
◆Speaker: Rodrigo Rios, Innovation Manager, Sony Startup Acceleration Program, Sony Mobile Communications (Sweden)
Rodrigo Rios is Innovation Manager at Sony Mobile Communications, Sweden. He has been leading Sony Startup Acceleration Program (SSAP) in Europe, and collaborating with Japan SSAP team for the last five years. Rodrigo Rios himself is an entrepreneur and has co-founded two startups. He has a mixed scientific background of engineering (UC San Diego) and social science (University of Paris). For more detail, see LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/rodrigo-rios-8aa37828/.
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Science, Technology, and Innovation Governance (STIG)