Joichi Ito, Japanese entrepreneur, venture capitalist, chair of Creative Commons and director of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT) Media Lab, will talk about how to successfully innovate and inspire others to invent the future. The talk will be held at the University of Hong Kong on November 28, 2011.
In order to celebrate the third anniversary of Creative Commons Hong Kong, Ito will talk about his pioneering role in some of the world’s most innovative Internet companies, including PSINet Japan, Twitter, Flickr and others. Hear how he views the future of research and development in the age of networked social media.
He has set up and invested in numerous internet companies and now advises companies such as Twitter.
Speaker: Joichi Ito
Date: Monday, November 28, 2011
Time: 5 pm – 6.30 pm
Venue: Wang Gungwu Lecture Hall, Graduate House, HKU
Free Admission, all are welcome. No registration required.