Posts Tagged ‘japan’

Building an R&D cluster in Okinawa

The public portion of the International Symposium Development of an R&D Cluster in Okinawa has been posted. The symposium brought experts from around the world, with a particular emphasis on regions such as San Diego, Singapore, and Israel. Complete coverage, including video links in English and Japanese are on the Okinawa Institute for Science and […]

Developing a biotechnology cluster in Japan

The panel on applying Design Thinking to biotechnology was well received, and I look forward to writing up my observations. I’m now in Japan for a workshop on developing a biotechnology cluster. The U.S. biotechnology industry – the largest in the world – was basically developed with  strong  support from Japanese pharmaceutical and brewing companies. […]