Announcement of the Fundamentals of Innovation Creation (2023)

We are pleased to announce the implementation guidelines for the course "Fundamentals of Innovation Creation" (1 credit for specialization) for the academic year 2023.

 In this course, students will participate in on- and off-campus workshops on themes such as "issues presented by local governments and businesses," "cutting-edge technological seeds," and "issues from an international perspective," and will develop solutions and forecast the results of their implementation in order to cultivate leadership and facilitation skills to produce results in teams with diverse members.

 The following workshop events are planned to be covered. Additional changes will be announced on this page as they become available.

Event Name Content Lang. Location. Organizer Date
Crossover Workshop

Business idea-thon in collaboration with local governments

JP Osaka Innovation Hub Osaka Bureau of Industry November onwards
Cross by Cross Asia Remote international workshop in collaboration with universities in Taiwan and Thailand EN On-campus NAIST December
EDGE-PRIME event (tentative name)

Participate in entrepreneurship training for high school students (choose one of the three themes below) and serve as a mentor

  • Information technology theme
  • Biotechnology theme
  • Local issue theme (Uda City)
JP On- and off-campus (with fieldwork)  NAIST January or later
Free slots (approval of the faculty member in charge is required) Select from the lectures and events listed on the website: (limited to those conducted in the EY2023)  Depends on each event October or later


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