TAKEGAMI Shiro

TAKEGAMI Shiro

TAKEGAMI Shiro

Consulting Fellow

Director for Innovation Promotion, METI
Director for SIP Project, Cabinet Office
Research Fellow, NICHe, Tohoku University

Expertise

Industry-University Cooperation, Open Innovation, Industry-Medical Cooperation, Regional Industrial Development, Security Export Control

Education

1992 M.S. in Chemical Engineering, Kyoto University

Experience

2015 Director for Industrial Technology Policy Planning Office, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)
2013 Director, Iron and Steel Technology Office, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)
2011 Present Vice Director/Professor, New Industry Creation Hatchery Center (NICHe), Tohoku University
2010 Director, Medical and Assistive Device Industries Office, METI
2008 Deputy Director General, Economic Bureau, Kumamoto Prefectural Government
1999 - 2002 Attaché (Economic Section), Japanese Embassy in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
1998 Visiting Researcher, Department of Communication & Journalism, University of New Mexico in U.S.
1992 Joined Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI, current METI)

Selected Publications and Papers

Papers Published in Refereed Journals
"Lessons learned about technology transfer," Technovation 21 (2001), pp. 253-261