As part of this event, the NUCB Business School Associate Dean Prof. Takehiko Ito coordinated and facilitated the research meeting with an afternoon of presentations on the mission and efforts by Prof. Wang and Dr. Andrew Lock. Dr. Lock’s affiliation with AMBA is as the Chair of the International Accreditation Advisory Board. Through the Silk Road Entrepreneurship Education Network, the NUCB Business School aims to produce some of the highest quality research on entrepreneurship and family business in the Chubu area for better understanding and advancing management practices in society.