“Social Entrepreneurship in Japan: Ideation, Implementation, and Sustainability of a 40 Million Dollar Education Project”
Lin Kobayashi, Founder and Chair of the Board of the International School of Asia
Moderated by Alicia Ogawa, Director of Project on Japanese Corporate Governance and Stewardship at the Center on Japanese Economy and Business, Columbia Business School
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
International Affairs Building, Room 918
No registration required
Lin Kobayashi is an entrepreneur and educator who is passionate about bringing positive change to society. As the Founder and Chair of the Board of the International School of Asia, she will discuss how she went from dreaming of a school to cultivate a generation of future leaders to making her idea into a reality. She will discuss the genesis of her idea, challenges to
implementation, and obtaining funding for the initiative. She will also talk about how the school became the world’s seventeenth United World College and what it means for students, faculty, and the future of the ISAK.