June 4, 2024: 2024 CJEB Annual Tokyo Conference Navigating Global Challenges: AI, Innovation, Monetary Policy, and Trade


June 4, 2024

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CJEB Annual Conference in Tokyo:

Navigating Global Challenges:
AI, Innovation, Monetary Policy, and Trade



AI, Growth, and Productivity

Costis Maglaras

Dean; David and Lyn Silfen Professor of Business,

Columbia Business School

Tuesday, June 4, 2024 | 1:15 – 6:25 p.m. (Reception to follow) (Registration starts at 12:30 p.m.)  

Location: Otemachi Financial City Conference Center, Tokyo, Japan (map)

Presented by: Center on Japanese Economy and Business (CJEB), Columbia Business School

Co-sponsored by: Development Bank of Japan Inc.

Fee: 15,000 JPY | Simultaneous interpretation will be provided.

Click here for the agenda.



Keynote: AI, Growth, and Productivity 
Costis Maglaras, Dean; David and Lyn Silfen Professor of Business, Columbia Business School
Other Sessions:
● How Japanese Business Leaders Can “Think Bigger” by Professor Sheena S. Iyengar
● Fireside Chat on AI and Innovation 
● Evolving Monetary Policy in Japan and the United States 
● The Future of the Global Trading System 

Other Participants:
Laura Alfaro, Warren Alpert Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School
Ryozo Himino, Deputy Governor, Bank of Japan
Bernard Hoekman, Professor, European University Institute
Takatoshi Ito, Professor, School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA), Columbia University; Director, Program on Public Pension and Sovereign Funds, CJEB
Sheena S. Iyengar, S.T. Lee Professor of Business; Academic Director,
Innovation Hub, Columbia Business School
Fukunari Kimura, Senior Professor, Keio University
Patricia C. Mosser, Senior Research Scholar, SIPA, Columbia University
Tsutomu Watanabe, Professor of Economics, Graduate School of Economics,
The University of Tokyo
David Weinstein, Director, CJEB; Carl S. Shoup Professor of the Japanese Economy, Columbia University
Alan Wm. Wolff, Distinguished Visiting Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE); Former Deputy Director-General, World Trade Organization (WTO)  
The program is subject to change without notice.  

Established at Columbia Business School in 1986 under the direction of its founder, Professor Hugh Patrick, and led currently by its director, Professor David E. Weinstein, the Center on Japanese Economy and Business (CJEB) promotes knowledge and understanding of Japanese business and economics in an international context. CJEB is a research organization widely recognized for its vigorous research activities, international symposia, conferences, and lectures, held in New York City and Tokyo, which provide prominent speakers from the public and private sectors a forum for collaboration and reflection on Japan, the United States, and the global economy. For more information visit https://business.columbia.edu/cjeb


June 04, 2024 at 1:15pm - 6:25pm

Otemachi Financial City Conference Center

1-9 7 Otemachi
South Tower 3F, Otemachi Financial City
Chiyoda - ku, Tokyo 100-0004