Student Life

Ongoing Support

G1 Global Conference

This annual, invitation-only event hosted by GLOBIS brings together a diverse group of leaders in business, government, technology, and society. Modeled after the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, the G1 Global Conference provides you with unique access to discussions on pressing economic, political, and societal issues affecting Japan and the world.

Past speakers include Chairperson of Liberal Democratic Party Public Relations Headquarters Taro Kono, President and Founder of Eurasia Group Ian Bremmer, Partner at IDEO Tom Kelly, and Assistant Professor of Yale University Yusuke Narita.

Watch panels from past G1 Global Conferences here.

Professional Seminars

Learn the skills, strategies, and mindsets needed to thrive in today’s challenging world, as shared by leaders of industry. Past speakers include Dropbox CEO Drew Houston, former Alibaba VP Porter Erisman, Evernote and All Turtles Founder Phil Libin, Columbia University Professor and Japanologist Carol Gluck, Apax Partners founder Alan Patricof, American Express International Japan CEO Hiroyuki Yoshimoto, Nestlé Japan CMO Masafumi Ishibashi, Subway Japan Co-Chairman Takanao Suzuki, and AXA General Insurance CMO Nanae Obara.

MBA Reunions

We love welcoming our graduates back to GLOBIS, which is why we offer opportunities for you to reconnect at reunions. Renew old friendships, forge new bonds, and update the whole GLOBIS community on your progress toward your personal mission.


Goen-net is a lifelong support program for alumni. Small groups of 7-8 MBA graduates meet regularly to reflect on their work and life, talk openly about challenges and concerns, and motivate each other through shared insights.

Open Courses

Continue learning even after completing your MBA. Individual courses from our programs are always open to graduates seeking a refresher.