Invitation to the Global Forum 2019 IGNITE! JAPAN
Updated: Jul 13, 2019
Friday, August 2nd, 2019 at Roppongi Academy Hills in Tokyo, Japan from 12:15-17:30
What does it take to become an engaged global citizen and an effective and purpose-driven leader? How do we prepare Japanese students to address their country's challenges and have meaningful careers? What are our responsibilities? Join the Global Forum with Global Citizens Initiative (GCI), leading educators, corporate leaders and policymakers to discuss breakthrough ideas on becoming global citizens and agents of positive change.
For more information about the program and to see our full list of speakers, click here!
Don't miss our lineup of distinguished guests and panelists, including:
From left: Dr. Linda Hill (Wallace Brett Donham Professor, Harvard Business School), Kazuo Hirai (Former Chairman, Sony Corporation), Taro Kono (Minister of Foreign Affairs of Japan; planned), Kathy Matsui (Vice-Chair, Goldman Sachs Japan Co., Ltd.)
Topics Will Include:
Japanese Education & Workforce
Inspiring Future Generations
Japan’s Strengths & Future
Responsibilities of Educators, Students, Corporate Leaders & Policy Makers
Student-centric learning: Discussion-Based Learning, Harkness®*
*Harkness® is a registered trademark of Phillips Exeter Academy
Date/Time: August 2nd, 2019/13:00-17:30 Registration/Viewing of GCI Fellows' Projects beginning at 12:15
Venue: Roppongi Academy Hills 49 F, 6-10-1 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Corporate tickets JP¥10,000
General tickets JP¥3,000
Student tickets JP¥1,000
Attire: Business (encouraged), School Uniform and Business Casual (allowed)
We look forward to seeing you at the Forum!