2023 CJEB Annual Tokyo Conference

2023 CJEB Annual Tokyo Conference
The Need for Innovation: Digitalization, Sustainable Cities, and Reforming Higher Education
Monday, May 29, 2023 | 1:15 – 6:30 p.m. JST (Reception to follow)
Presented by CJEB
Co-sponsored by the Development Bank of Japan Inc.
Venue: Otemachi Financial City Conference Center, Tokyo, Japan
Fee: 15,000 JPY | Simultaneous interpretation will be provided.


Click here for the agenda.

Please find a list of confirmed speakers and panels below:

His Excellency Taro Kono, Minister for Digital Transformation; Minister for Digital Reform; Minister for Consumer Affairs and Food Safety; Minister in charge of Civil Service Reform, Government of Japan (TBC)

Mary C. Boyce, Provost; Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Columbia University

● Higher Education for Innovation
● Smart and Sustainable Cities
Other Participants:
Gerald Curtis, Burgess Professor Emeritus of Political Science, Columbia University
Teruo Fujii, President, The University of Tokyo
Takatoshi Ito, Professor, School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA), Columbia University
Merit E. Janow, Dean Emerita, SIPA; Professor of Practice in International Economic Law and International Affairs, Columbia University
Andrés Jaque, Dean, Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation, Columbia University
Hiroo Mori, Director; Executive Vice President, Mori Building Co., Ltd.
Yumiko Noda, Chairman & Representative Director, Veolia Japan K.K.
Miguel Urquiola, Dean of Social Science; Professor of Economics, Columbia University
David Weinstein, Director, CJEB
The program is subject to change without notice.   

May 29, 2023 at 1:15pm - 6:30pm

Otemachi Financial City Conference Center, Tokyo, Japan

1-9 7 Otemachi
Otemachi Financial City Conference Center 3F
Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 1000004