Business Speaker Series 47
Mr. Nigel Blakeway, OMRON Management Center of America
Dr. Edward J. Lincoln, Columbia University.
March 31, 2022
The NAJAS/KKC Business Speaker Series titled “2022 Update on Japan: From Business to the Economy” was held in cooperation with the Japan-America Society of Chicago, featuring Mr. Nigel Blakeway, Chairman & CEO of OMRON Management Center of America and Dr. Edward J. Lincoln, Adjunct Professor of Columbia University. The event was held via Zoom.
Mr. Blakeway’s presentation “Creating Social Value Through Business and Contributing for Society”, included a look into OMRON’s corporate principals & social responsibility, external and internal environment changes and their challenges, strategies to sustain the future and preparing future ready professionals, and building trust around ESG and sustainability with long-term investors.