President’s Seminar in Singapore: “Disrupting the MBA: The Future of Business Education”

Monday, September 10, 2018
19:00 - 20:30 (Singapore Time)
with Yoshito Hori, GLOBIS President Register Now Details

Hear from the president of Japan's No. 1 business school about the future of the MBA and business education.

Yoshito Hori built GLOBIS University from scratch into Japan's No. 1 MBA.  Mr. Hori, a regular World Economic Forum panelist and one of Japan's leading entrepreneurs, will travel to Singapore for a special seminar on September 10 (Mon.).

Discover insights into how business education will evolve in the digital era. Mr. Hori will speak about:

  • The current state and future of business education
  • Why you need to innovate constantly in a traditional field
  • How GLOBIS is transforming the MBA for the digital era

This seminar is free to join and a must for anyone interested in entrepreneurship, technology, or business education. Don't miss this chance to hear one of Japan's business leaders speak firsthand in Singapore.


If you have any questions, please contact GLOBIS University, Singapore Hub Campus at:


  • 18:30
    Reception opens
  • 19:00
  • 19:05
    Speech by Yoshito Hori
  • 19:30
    Dialogue session
  • 19:50
    Q&A with audience members
  • 20:20
    Overview of GLOBIS University

Keynote Speaker

Yoshito Hori
President and founder of GLOBIS MBA, Harvard Business School
BS in Engineering, Kyoto University
Mr. Yoshito Hori established GLOBIS Management School in 1992 and GLOBIS Capital Partners in 1996. In 2003, GLOBIS started its original MBA program which, in 2006, received accreditation from the Japanese Ministry of Education and gained “university” status. GLOBIS started a Part-time MBA program in English in 2009 and a Full-time MBA program in English in 2012. See full profile

Dialogue Partner

Kenya Yoshino
MA, Graduate School Division of Public Administration, International Christian University
Mr. Yoshino has worked for the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and was involved with grant aid projects in the healthcare sector and collaborative projects with international organizations. He then moved to a human resource consulting firm, engaging in human resource assessment projects. Mr Yoshino is currently the head of the GLOBIS Singapore Hub Campus for the Pre-MBA courses in English. See full profile


National Library Building, The Pod
100 Victoria Street, Singapore 188064


  • Date
    Monday, September 10, 2018
  • Time
  • Where
    National Library, The Pod
  • Registration Fee
    Free of charge
  • Language

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