INI Annual Newsletter Now Available

February 15, 2012

The INI's annual newsletter has arrived! This year's edition has an entrepreneurial focus with stories of a few INI alumni and their start-up companies. The newsletter is currently available in print in the lobby of the INI building, in PDF format at the link below, and through Issuu, a digital publishing platform. The alumni of the INI will receive copies through the mail.

Now for a sneak peek of what you can find inside...

The newsletter kicks off with the INI director Dena Haritos Tsamitis giving an overview of events that took place over the past year. The INI alumni who are featured in articles include Hooman Radfar (MS14), Moses Merchant (MS01) and Alain Kajangwe (MS20). All share valuable insight about their experiences being part of a start-up company.

Some global updates are discussed, such as the introduction of the INI's new executive program and changes to the Kobe MSIT-IS program, followed by reports on scholarship recipients and an overview of graduation 2011. Read on to find education news, upcoming events, departmental news and more. 

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Download the PDF version of the 2011-2012 Annual INI Newsletter.