Japan is often cited for failing to capitalize on its innovative technologies and design aesthetics in global markets, but the advent of cloud computing provides new opportunities, says Kenji Kushida, the research associate for the Japan Program at the Walter H. Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center (APARC), in a new coauthored op-ed.
On Sept. 25, Park Won Soon, Mayor of Seoul, South Korea visited Stanford University, and gave an address at the event, Good Governance in South Korea: Mobilizing Citizens through Engaged Communication.
Siegfried Hecker, a Senior Fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute and Research Professor of Management Science and Engineering, has been awarded the National Academy of Engineering's Arthur M. Bueche Award "for contributions to nuclear science and engineering and for service to the nation through nuclear diplomacy."
FSI's Francis Fukuyama and former U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan Karl Eikenberry, a William J. Perry Fellow in International Security at CISAC, write in the Financial Times that President Barack Obama's stance on ISIS is "overpromising" and that the United States should follow lessons from British history and pursue a more sustainable strategy known as "offshore balancing."
The Center on Democracy, Development and the Rule of Law’s (CDDRL) Program on Social Entrepreneurship is pleased to announce a partnership with the Haas Center for Public Service, where the administrative functions for the program will be housed starting in September.