Takayuki Sumita is Secretary-General, Intellectual Property Strategy Headquarters, Cabinet Offices since July 2017. In this role, he is responsible for nation-wide IP strategy, including national branding and promotion.
He was born in 1962, graduated from Tokyo University (1985) and Graduate School for Foreign Service, Georgetown University (1993). After joining MITI (currently METI, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry) in 1985, he engaged in various tasks including policy planning and trade negotiation, especially on intellectual property, innovation, IT, and FTA.
As Director for IP Policy Office in METI, he promoted intellectual assets based management to encourage companies to correctly recognize and to best utilize their own intangible assets in order to create utmost value from their business model.
He also served as the chairman of World Intellectual Capital/Assets Initiative (WICI) from 2009 to 2013, when he heavily contributed to formulating the new business reporting framework of ‘Integrated Reporting’.
Paola invites us to participate in 3rd Workshop on gender: Culture and gender issues.
Karmen Jelčić , Pirjo Ståhle, Waltraut Ritter, Eunika Mercier-Laurent, Sladjana Cabrilo, Paola Paoloni
Women initiatives flourish – Women Entrepreneurs, Women in Leadeship, Women in Technology Women in ICT…
However, a majority of women in business – SE Europe, rural areas or women entrepreneurs lacking higher education – are still unaware of the role and value of intangibles / intellectual capital for their business and thus miss the opportunity to manage it effectively for improved value creation, competitiveness and sustainable growth.
The NCP women task force group was founded in aim to enhance the visibility of NCP through collaborative actions and projects related to women and IC. We are at the stage of dynamic definition of women contribution to the current EU (and world) challenges.
Each member comes from a different European country, and brings in different perspectives on the position, opportunities and difficulties of women in business enabling unique insights and synergies.
The first event will be “café philo” at the Open Innovation 2.0 https://ec.europa.eu/digital-single-market/en/news/open-innovation-20-conference-2016
Some topics for discussion will be given shortly. Your suggestions welcome.
Will take place in Paris July 11,6 pm
Members have to confirm their participation to Ahmed as soon as possible
New Club of Paris will participate in Open Innovation 2.0 2016 conference https://ec.europa.eu/digital-single-market/en/news/open-innovation-20-conference-2016
1. Women Task Force Café Philo, more details very shortly
2. ACSI Camp for Societal Innovation https://ec.europa.eu/digital-single-market/en/news/amsterdam-action-camp
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more details
Guenter Koch invites us to join
This year we will celebrate
General Assembly July 11 , 6 pm (private)
The 7th Phd consortium, July 11
IC 12, July 12 & 13
More details shortly
The annual winter meeting of the NCP will be held in Montpellier on 5-6 March 2015.
For more information and registration contact eunica [at] innovation3d.fr