Medical Industry Innovation Institute

Open Course 2011

Medical Industry Innovation Forum

The 2011 forum is over.

November 22, 2011– March 27, 2012 (8 sessions) 18:00-21:00


Tetsumon Memorial Hall
(14th Floor, Faculty of Medicine Experimental Research Building)

Target Audience
200 people
  • Medical Industry Innovation Institute (mi3) member
  • Healthcare professionals from medical institutes, academic societies, industries including pharmaceutical and Medical device
  • Under- and graduate students (including CMSI students)
  • Other professionals with a strong interest in contemporary dynamics in the medical industry
Registration Fee
Please pay the fee via a single bank transfer payment. We will provide the account information at a later date
  • Regular: 40,000JPY
  • Mi3 Member: 28,000JPY
  • Student: Free, for 8 lectures.
Contact Information

Forum office within Medical Innovation Industry Institute
Tel: +81-3-5842-3363
Presented by the University of Tokyo Global COE program “Center for Medical System Innovation (CMSI)” (Course Manager: Pharmaco-Business Innovation), sponsored by Medical Industry Innovation Forum.


Nov. 22nd (Tue.)
Hiromichi Kimura

Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences The University of Tokyo

[Lecture Title]New medical industry

Kouhei Ohtsuka

The former Vice Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare
Member of the House of Councilors

[Lecture Title]National healthcare strategy and policy

Dec. 6th (Tue.)
Genri Goto

President&CEO Inc.

[Lecture Title]Medical supply chain/online shopping

Shohei Kimura

Secom Co., Ltd.

[Lecture Title]Social system of hyper aging society(TBD)

Dec. 20th (Tue.)
Yasushi Shingai

Representative Director
Japan Tobacco Inc.

[Lecture Title]Direction of global company

Yasutake Tango

The Yomiuri Shimbun Holdings

[Lecture Title]Finance for medical services

Jan. 17th (Tue.)
Makoto Kikawa

Yamato Holdings Co. Ltd.

[Lecture Title]Medical su

Makio Uchida

Chief Operating Officer Corporate Healthcare Group
Hitachi Ltd.

[Lecture Title]Medical device industry/ globalization

Yuji Oka

Corporate Officer Deputy General manager
Hitachi Ltd.

[Lecture Title]Medical device industry/ globalization

Jan. 31st (Tue.)
Sadayoshi Fujishige

Representative Director
Chairman of the Board
Lion Corporation

[Lecture Title]Consumer goods/OTC industry

Yasuyuki Yoshida

Director Primary Executive Officer
Asahi Kasei Corporation

[Lecture Title]Medical device industry

Feb. 7th (Tue.)
Yuzuru Matsuda

Executive Director of the Board President&CEO
Kyowa Hakko Kirin Co. Ltd.

[Lecture Title]Pharmaceutical/ biotech industry

Yutaro Shintaku

President and Representative Director
Terumo Corporation

[Lecture Title]Medical device industry

Mar. 6th (Tue.)
Hirobumi Kawakita

Chairman of the Board of Directors
Kawakita General Hospital

[Lecture Title]Healthcare policy/social system

Takuma Otoshi

IBM Japan, Ltd.

[Lecture Title]Medical information infrastructure and solutions

Mar. 27th (Tue.)
Akira Morita

Graduate School of Public Policy The University of Tokyo

[Lecture Title]Realization of Medical Industry Innovation

Toshihiko Takeda

Social security officer 
Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare