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Previous (2016) Conference Program

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Bilingual Sessions JAPANESEENGLISH

Keynote Session

June 22 [Wed] 10:30 – 11:30
Venue: Conference Tower, Tokyo Big Sight

Creating something which doesn’t exist-Honda’s efforts toward creating products-

Yoshiharu Itai
Operating Officer,
Automobile R&D Center,
Honda R&D Co., Ltd.

Originating from the phrase of our founder, “the purpose of creating products is to make people happy,” Honda has been creating innovative ideas and unprecedented products. In the speech, Honda’s way to create products will be discussed with introduction of our efforts at development sites in Japan and overseas and our future new technologies.

Special Session

Free/Pre-registration Required June 22 [Wed] 14:00 – 15:30 Venue: Conference Tower, Tokyo Big Sight
NEC’s Thoughts on Manufacturing in the IoT Era Future Manufacturing in Keeping with the IoT Era that Fanuc Envisions

Yutaka Matsushita
Senior Vice President,
NEC Corporation

Kiyonori Inaba
Member of the Board,
Executive Vice President,
General Manager,
ROBOT Business Division,

Special Session

Free/Pre-registration Required June 23 [Thu] 14:00 – 15:30 Venue: Conference Tower, Tokyo Big Sight

Mazda “Monotsukuri Innovation”
and Global Manufacturing
Manufacturing in Olympus – Developing outstanding “Improvement Missionaries,
Highly Skilled Workers and Own Facilities” –

Kiyotaka Shobuda
Senior Managing Executive Officer,
Oversight of Quality, Brand Enhancement,
Production and Business Logistics,
Mazda Motor Corporation

Shigeo Hayashi
Director, Member of the Board,
Senior Executive Managing Officer,
Chief Manufacturing Officer,
Head of Manufacturing Group,

Special Session

Free/Pre-registration Required June 23 [Thu] 10:00 – 11:30 Venue: Conference Tower, Tokyo Big Sight

Konica Minolta's IT Strategies
‐ For Strong Business Structure -
Hitachi Construction Machinery’s Globalization and Encouragement on IT Strategies

Akira Tai
Executive Officer,
General Manager,
Corporate IT Planning Division,

Masato Tamaki
Assistant of President,
Corporate Management Group,
Hitachi Construction Machinery
Co., Ltd.

(Honorifics omitted)

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