Business Lecture Series

Since 1986, Keizai Koho Center has provided the “Business Lecture Series” with major Japanese universities to help students understand the roles and challenges of corporations. In 2018, KKC arranged more than 100 lectures for 1,539 students at Waseda University, Keio University, Sophia University, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Doshisha University, and Hiroshima City University. Lectures for the 2019 first term were held at the following universities:


Meiji University School of Business Administration
Lectures on “Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Corporate Strategy” by Japanese businesses and organizations that are actively making efforts towards realising the Sustainable Development Goals by Keidanren, ANA, Ajinomoto, Omron, NEC, Sumitomo Chemical, Hitachi, LIXIL, Sumitomo Corporation, AEON, Ohkawa Printing, and the Development Bank of Japan.

Keio University Faculty of Business and Commerce
Lectures on “Changes in the Business Environment and the Growth Strategies of Corporations” by Shiseido, Mitsubishi Materials, Amazon, Marubeni, Mazda, Oji Paper, Mizuho Financial Group, Seven & i, Central Japan Railway Company, Mitsubishi Corporation, Komatsu, and Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company.

Waseda University School of International Liberal Studies
Lectures on “International Strategies and Business Philosophies of Japanese Corporations”

Sophia University
Lectures on “New Value Creation: Japanese Companies in the Information Society”