V conference (2012)

5th International Conference
Innovation as a factor in the development of the Asia Pacific region.
Economy – industry – company
Wrocław, 18 th and 19 th November 2012

Sunday – 18th November 2012
16:00 Opening speech by a representative of the authorities of the Wroclaw University of Economics
16:10 – 16:30 Deputy Minister of Economy, Mrs. Ilona Antoniszyn-Klik: Development of Asia’s innovation policy model – possible experiences for Poland
16: 30 – 17:00 Prof. Keisuke Abe: Planting the Seeds of Innovation in a Knowledge-Based Society:
Public Interest Trusts and Specified Donation Trusts as Investments for the Future
17:00 – 17:30 Dr Artur Gradziuk: Policy towards technology transfer and the role of foreign companies in China’s innovation system
17:30 – 18:00 Prof. Gunter Heiduk: Is Innovation-based Competitiveness in Trade Crisis-resistant? The Case of China

Monday – 19th November 2012
9:30 The opening of plenary session
9:45 – 12:00 Plenary sessions
Session I – Innovation Sources of Economies in Eastern Asia
Session II- Innovation as a Factor of the Development of the Asia-Pacific Region
12:30 – 13:00 Ambassador Of Australia, Mrs. Jean Dunn: Australia and the Asia Pacific
13:00 – 13:30 Prof. Yoshiaki Sato: Urban Turn of Innovative Clusters and the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology (OIST)
13:30 – 14:00 Prof. Tadeusz Sporek: Foreign direct investments in Nepal. Strategy and promotion
14:00 – 14:15 Prof. Ewa Oziewicz: Conclusions presented in the session I
14:15 – 14:30 Prof. Gunter Heiduk: Conclusions presented in the session II
14:30 – 14:45 Conference Summary by prof. Bogusława Drelich-Skulska, director of the Conference