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Hosei University
Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Policy Science on Society
Job title
Associate Professor
Research funding number

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2008
Mar 2010
特別研究員(DC2), 日本学術振興会
Apr 2010
Mar 2011
Research Assistant, Monodukuri Management Research Center, The University of Tokyo
Apr 2011
Mar 2013
Project Assistant Professor, Monodukuri Management Research Center, The University of Tokyo
Apr 2013
Mar 2015
Lecturer, Faculty of Social Sciences, Hosei University
Apr 2015
Associate Professor, Faculty of Social Sciences, Hosei University


Apr 2007
Mar 2011
Graduate School, Division of Economics, The University of Tokyo

Awards & Honors

Jun 2019
Measuring Change in “Hybrid Factories”: Longitudinal Study of Japanese Manufacturing Subsidiaries in Poland, Palgrave Macmillian Best Paper Award, The Association of Japanese Business Studies (AJBS)
Winner: Tomasz Olejniczak, Masato Itohisa, Tetsuo Abo & Hiroshi Kumon

Published Papers

Olejniczak, Tomasz, Masato Itohisa, Tetsuo Abo and Hiroshi Kumon
Journal of Intercultural Management   10(4) 109-145   2018   [Refereed]
Itohisa, Masato and Masanori Yasumoto
Organizational Science   52(1) 32-44   Sep 2018   [Refereed]
Hybridization revisited: New insights from the evolutionary approach
Olejniczak, Tomasz and Masato Itohisa
Journal of Management and Business Administration Central Europe   25(2) 43-62   2017   [Refereed]
Masato Itohisa
The Journal of Science Policy and Research Management   31(1) 22-30   2016   [Invited]
The purpose of this paper is to streamline the impact of standardization activities on each company. Triggered by the increasing complexity of the product system, consensus standards are coming play an important role for efficient R&D activities. ...
Changes in firm paticipation and technology diffusion through Cnsensus-based standardization : the role of implementers in the case of automotive ECU
Yasumoto, Masanori and Masato Itohisa
Yokohama Journal of Technology Management Studies   13(11) 3-19   Mar 2014
本稿では、標準を通じたビジネス・エコシステムの発達について検討するために、EU における車載エレクトロニクスのコンセンサス標準の事例について検討した。コンセンサス標準は、様々なプレーヤーが共通の利益を実現することを狙いとするものである。このため、標準化推進企業のみが有利に事業を展開できるとは限らない。本稿では、こうした点に注目し、技術の標準化から実装を通じた技術の普及が進むまでの過程について、参加企業の推移を検討した。その結果、当初の標準化推進企業以外に、実装による活用を促したり、標準の実...


Business ecosystem and standardization strategy
Masato Itohisa
OkI Technical Review   85(1) 4-7   May 2018   [Invited]
Open and close strategy in small and medium enterprise
Itohisa, Masato
Casebook on Global Intellectual Property and Standardization Strategy   5(1-8)    2017
Competitive areas of companies in automated driving: Open policies on car driving data
Itohisa, Masato
IP Training Program Development      2017
Opening patents related FCV by Toyota: Open Strategy for making a business ecosystem
Itohisa, Masato
IP Training Program Development      2017
urrent trends and issues of the garment and other manufacturing industries in Bangladesh
Shintaku, Junjiro, Takahito Tomino and Masato Itohisa
Akamon Management Review   12(11) 777-794   Nov 2013

Books etc

Kumon, Hiroshi and Masato Itohisa (Part:Joint Work)
時潮社   Apr 2019   ISBN:978-4788807280
Strategy for Open Business – Innovation across Boundaries
Masanori Yasumoto and Seiji Manabe (Eds)
Yuhikaku   2017   
Le monde du génie industriel au XXe siècle : autour de Pierre Bézier et des machines-outils
S. Benoit & A. Michel (Eds.)
Université de Technologies de Belfort-Montbéliard   Feb 2016   
Core Text - Production Management
Tomita, Junichi and Masato Itohisa (Part:Joint Work)
Shinsei-sha   2015   
Age of Complexity of Artifacts
Takahiro Fujimoto (Eds)
Yuhikaku   Mar 2013   

Conference Activities & Talks

Knowledge exploration for radical innovation: How existing firms and new entrants build CASE technologies
Itohisa, Masato
PVMI Researcher Meeting   2018   
The emergence of a new mobility ecosystem: CASE as radical innovation
Masato Itohisa
16th ITS Symposium 2018   14 Dec 2018   同志社大学・特定非営利活動法人 ITS Japan
Measuring Change in ‘Hybrid factories’ longitudinal study of Japanese manufacturing subsidiaries in Poland
Olejniczak, Tomasz and Masato Itohisa, Tetsuo Abo and Hiroshi Kumon
5th AIB-CEE Chapter Annual Conference   Sep 2018   
Challenges and expectations for promoting the diffusion of electric vehicles
Itohisa, Masato
Next Generation Automobile Symposium   18 Feb 2018   
Business strategy utilizing the standard of small business
Itohisa, Masato
Global Intellectual Property Strategy Forum 2018   22 Jan 2018   

Research Grants & Projects

Project Year: Apr 2019 - Mar 2023    Investigator(s): 安本雅典
Project Year: Apr 2018 - Mar 2021    Investigator(s): 銭佑錫
標準を中心としたエコシステムに関する研究 研究課題
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): 糸久正人
Project Year: Apr 2015 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): 安本雅典
Project Year: Apr 2013 - Mar 2016    Investigator(s): 糸久正人