CONNECT COLLABORATE CATALYZE
Japan Society makes real world impact through its one-of-a-kind Innovators Network. With deep links to credible and influential Japanese and American business, community, policy, NGO, and media leaders, the Innovators Network examines new ideas, emerging social trends and issues, and facilitates unique opportunities to share knowledge and insight and to catalyze positive social change. The Network staff also administers the Japan Earthquake Relief Fund (JERF), launched by Japan Society on March 12, 2011 to aid the victims of the Great East Japan Earthquake.
Founder, Care Center Yawaragi
CEO & Founder, elephant design co., ltd.
Executive Director & Co-Founder, Architecture for Humanity
Chairman & Founder, SY Partners
For more information about the program,
U.S. Japan Leaders Exchange (2013–2016)
The Design Difference (2010)
Past Event Summaries
The Design Difference Japanese Language (2010)
(IN)SIGHT: Bridging Gaps by Alan Webber (2008)
On Innovation and Community: A U.S.-Japan Dialogue (2006)
VideosThe Design Difference (2010)
The Blue Sweater (2009)
Rules of Thumb Video (2009)
Dan Pink’s Adventures in Manga Video (2008)
October 26-29, 2009
Table for Two - Connecting the World by Sharing a Meal
July 21, 2010
Rules of Thumb —A Global Guide to Thriving (Not Just Surviving) in Turbulent Times
April 22, 2009
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Images: Photo © Ben Platt; Photo © Ayumi Sakamoto; Photo © Owen Rojek; Photo © Hiroto Kikuchi; Photo © Betty Borden.