Transferable Skills Seminar – How to Launch Your Own Business

Event | January 11, 2019

Finished Jan 11 2019

This Transferable Skills Seminar is open for all graduate-level researchers (Master’s, Doctoral, Postdoctoral Researchers). The seminar will be conducted in English. 

Create your own business, be your own boss, and achieve personal success. As a new addition to our Transferable Skills Seminar Series,  I-HoP is inviting entrepreneur and start-up company mentor Dr. Kazuaki Oda to host a session on “How to launch your own business.”

Seminar Overview: 

  • Introduction
  • What drives you to be independent 
  • Things to know before launching your company
  • How to launch your own business
  • Closing and Q&A Session


Dr. Kazuaki Oda

Slogan, Inc.

Dr. Oda, graduate of Nagoya Univeristy’s Doctoral Course (Mathematics), started his career at former Andersen Consulting (now Accenture) where he provided consultation services to major Japanese corporations. He  launched his own business, and helps start-up companies from their infant stage. He currently is engaged with management at multiple corporations as well as being involved with mergers and acquisitions.


Mid-Campus Open Laboratory Building#1, 1st floor

Date and time

1/11/2019 (Fri.) 17:30-19:00


Hokkaido University graduate school students and postdocs 

Application Deadline

1/11/2019  (Fri.) 13:00

Max participants


How to register

You must be registered in the Hi-System. If you are not, please register here.

Click here and scroll to the bottom of the page and click “申し込む” to register for the event.

If  you do not receive a confirmation e-mail within three business days after registering, please contact I-HoP.


International Human Resource Development Program (I-HoP)

Front Office for Human Resource Education and Development

Hokkaido University