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Exhibitions

  • FINETECH JAPAN
  • Printed Electronics
  • Laser
  • FOE
  • Material World
  • METAL JAPAN
  • Keynote SessionMultilingual (English/Korean/Chinese/Japanese)

    FTJ-K

    Apr. 6 (Wed) 10:30-12:30

    Latest Business Strategy of Leading Panel Manufacturers from Japan,
    Korea and China
    Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

    Sungchul Kim
    EVP,
    Display Research Center,
    Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

    BOE Technology Group Co., Ltd.

    Zhaohong Zhang
    SVP,
    CEO of Display Business Group,
    BOE Technology Group Co., Ltd.

    Japan Display Inc.

    Hiroyuki Ohshima
    Chief Technology Officer,
    Japan Display Inc.

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    Special SessionMultilingual (English/Korean/Chinese/Japanese)

    FTJ-S

    Apr. 7 (Thur) 10:00-12:00

    Next Generation Displays in the Spotlight
    –Prospect of OLED Attracting Huge Investment
    LG Display Co., Ltd.

    ChangHo Oh
    Senior Vice President,
    OLED TV Development Group
    LG Display Co., Ltd.

    JOLED Inc.

    Tomoaki Tsuboka
    Corporate Officer & Head of Business Development Div.,
    JOLED Inc.

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    Technical ConferenceAll Sessions Available in English/Japanese

    Apr. 6th

    13:30
    |
    16:00
    FTJ-1 Details & Application
    Capital Investment in Flat Panel Displays
    of FY 2016 and Market Forecast
    Mizuho Securities Co., Ltd.
    Yasuo Nakane,
    Global Head of Technology Research /
    Senior Analyst,
    Equity Research Dept.
    Sangyo Times Inc.
    Akihiro Tsumura,
    Editor in Chief,
    Electronic Device Industry News Editorial Div.
    IHS Global K.K.
    Yoshio Tamura,
    Senior Director,
    Technology
    FTJ-6 Details & Application
    Innovative Display Manufacturing
    Process
    V Technology Co., Ltd.
    Michinobu Mizumura,
    Executive Officer,
    General Manager of Research and Development
    Div.1
    Corning Laser Technologies GmbH
    Reinhard Ferstl,
    Sales & Marketing,
    Director Sales & Marketing Asia/EMEA
    IDTechEx Ltd.
    Khasha Ghaffarzardeh,
    Head of Consulting

    Apr. 7th

    9:30
    |
    12:00
    FTJ-2 Details & Application
    Latest Trends in Functional Films and
    Glasses
    LG CHEM Ltd.
    Kyunil Rah,
    (Research/Specialty) Fellow / Ph. D.
    Nippon Zeon Co., Ltd.
    Shinichi Akatani,
    General Manager,
    Technology-Specialty Plastic Dept.,
    Specialty Plastics & Components Div.
    Corning Inc.
    Po-Hua Su,
    Commercial Technology Manager for High
    Performance Displays
    FTJ-7 Details & Application
    What Displays are Demanded by Next
    Generation Vehicles?
    Denso Iwate Corp.
    Ryouichi Kubokoya,
    President & CEO
    Japan Display Inc.
    Yoshiyuki Tsukizaki,
    Executive Officer,
    Chief Business Officer,
    Automotive Display Div.
    SHARP Corp.
    Toshiyuki Makii,
    General Manager,
    Head of Development Dept.,
    Development Dept.
    Business Unit 4,
    Business Div.1,
    Display Device Company
    13:30
    |
    16:00
    FTJ-3 Details & Application
    Evolving LCD Panels and their
    Application Deployment
    SHARP Corp.
    Yoshiharu Kataoka,
    General Manager,
    Panel Technology Development Dept.,
    R&D Center,
    Display Device Company
    Sangyo Times, Inc.
    Wataru Izumiya,
    President
    SEIKO EPSON Corp.
    Atsunari Tsuda,
    HMD Business Management Department
    FTJ-8 Details & Application
    New Technology Realizing Flexible
    Displays
    Semiconductor Energy Laboratory
    Co., Ltd.
    Jun Koyama,
    General Manager,
    Equipment Div.
    IHI Logistics & Machinery Corp.
    Noriaki Hasegawa,
    Section Manager,
    Mechanical Engineering Div.
    KONICA MINOLTA Inc.
    Takatoshi Tsujimura,
    General Manager,
    OLED Business Unit

    Apr. 8th

    9:30
    |
    12:00
    FTJ-4 Details & Application
    Latest Touch Panels with Improving
    Intuitive Operability
    LG Display Co., Ltd.
    Deuk-Su Lee,
    Research Fellow,
    Convergence Technology Research Team
    Nissha Printing Co., Ltd.
    Kazuhiro Nishukawa,
    Director,
    Engineering,
    Engineering Development,
    Devices Business Unit
    Synaptics Inc.
    Bob Mackey,
    Director of Architecture,
    Biometric Products Div.
    FTJ-9 Details & Application
    Latest Trend in Evaporation Methods for
    OLED
    Canon Tokki Co.
    Eiichi Matsumoto,
    Manager,
    Business Promotion Div.
    Japan Broadcasting Corp.
    Takahisa Shimizu,
    Principal Research Engineer,
    Advanced Functional Devices Research Div.
    UBI RESEARCH Co., Ltd.
    Choong Hoon Yi,
    President
    13:30
    |
    16:00
    FTJ-5 Details & Application
    Process Technology Contributing to
    Enhanced Performance of Touch Panels
    FUJIFILM Corp.
    Tadashi Ito,
    General Manager,
    Highly Functional Material Research Laboratories
    R&D Management Headquarters
    Nidec Read Corp.
    Tadashi Takahashi,
    General Manager,
    Development Dept.
    SCREEN Holdings Co., Ltd.
    Yasuyuki Wada,
    Vice President,
    Printed Electronics
    FTJ-10 Details & Application
    Latest Trend in Printing Methods for
    OLED
    Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd.
    Takeshi Yamada,
    Group Manager,
    Tsukuba Material Development Lab.
    Yamagata University
    Yong-Jin Pu,
    Professor,
    Department of Organic Device Engineering
    Kateeva Inc.
    Christopher T. Brown,
    Vice President,
    Process Engineering
  • Keynote SessionBilingual (English/Japanese)

    PE-K

    Apr. 6 (Wed) 13:30-15:30

    Increasingly Diversified Printing Devices −What is their Future?
    Osaka University

    Masaya Nogi
    Assoc. Professor,
    Lab. of Cellulose Nanofiber Materials,
    The Institute of Scientific and Industrial Research,
    Osaka University

    Japan Advanced Printed Electronics Technology Research Association (JAPERA)

    Yasuyoshi Mishima
    Research Div. Manager,
    Japan Advanced Printed Electronics Technology
    Research Association (JAPERA)

    Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd.

    Takashi Date
    Senior Technical Manager,
    Research & Development Div.,
    Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd.

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  • Keynote SessionBilingual (English/Japanese)

    Laser-K

    Apr. 8 (Fri) 10:00-12:00

    Laser Technologies Creating Future Manufacturing
    IHI Corp.

    Hiroto Yamaoka
    Deputy General Manager of Production Engineering Center,
    IHI Corp.

    TRUMPF Lasertechnik GmbH

    Klaus Loeffler
    Managing Director,
    TRUMPF Lasertechnik GmbH

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    Technical Conference

    Apr. 7th

    13:30
    |
    14:30
    Laser-8
    Laser Processing of CFRP
    ―Guidelines for Creating Highest Quality Cuts
    Rudolf Weber
    Head of Laser Materials Processing Dept.,
    Institute for Laser Technology (IFSW),
    University of Stuttgart
    Details Bilingual (English/Japanese)
    16:30
    |
    17:30
    Laser-10
    CFD Simulation of Laser Material Processing
    ―Case Studies and Potentials
    Andreas Otto
    Professor,
    Institute of Production Engineering and Laser Technology,
    Vienna University of Technology
    Details Bilingual (English/Japanese)

    Apr. 8th

    14:00
    |
    15:00
    Laser-12
    Coherent's Innovative Laser Technologies for
    Glass Cutting
    Magnus Bengtsson
    Vice President of Strategic Marketing,
    Coherent, Inc.
    Details Bilingual (English/Japanese)

    The other technical sessions are held only in Japanese.

  • Keynote SessionMultilingual (English/Chinese/Japanese)

    FOE-K

    Apr. 7 (Thur) 13:00-15:00

    Latest Business Strategies by Carrier and Vendors in Japan, US and China
    Google Inc.

    Sandeep Lalgudi Jayaram
    Head of Strategic Supplier Management,
    Google Fiber,
    Google Inc.

    KDDI Corp.

    Yoshiaki Uchida
    Managing Executive Officer,
    Technology Sector,
    Member of the Board,
    KDDI Corp.

    Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

    Xingyun Zeng
    CMO,
    Fixed Network Product Line,
    Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

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    Technical ConferenceAll Sessions Available in English/Japanese

    Apr. 6th

    9:30
    |
    12:00
    FOE-1 Details & Application
    ICT Industry's Next Step toward "IoT Era"
    – Latest Market Trend and Business Strategies
    InfoCom Research, Inc.
    Yukiko Kamio,
    Director,
    Chief Analyst
    Cignal AI LLC
    Andrew Schmitt,
    Principal
    Ovum Ltd.
    Julie Kunstler,
    Principal Analyst,
    Communications Components and Intelligent Networks
    FOE-6 Details & Application
    [Tutorial Session]
    Optical Technology Basics for Better Understanding of Fiber Optics Expo 2016
    Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd.
    Hiroo Kanamori,
    Senior Assistant General Manager,
    Optical Communications Lab.
    Optical Internetworking Forum
    Karl Gass,
    Vice Chair,
    Physical and Link Layer Working Group,
    Optical
    13:30
    |
    16:00
    FOE-2 Details & Application
    Growing Data Center Market
    – Providers' Strategies and Latest Technological Trends of Optical Communications
    NTT Communications Corp.
    Fumitoshi Imaizumi,
    Vice President,
    Cloud Services
    Google Inc.
    Hong Liu,
    Principal Engineer / Director,
    Technical Infrastructure
    Fujikura Ltd.
    Masayuki Inamura,
    Deputy General Manager,
    Data Center Business Dept.,
    Power & Telecommunication Systems Company
    FOE-7 Details & Application
    Latest Device Technology Supporting Next Generation Digital Coherent Communication
    Furukawa Electric Co., Ltd.
    Toshikazu Mukaihara,
    General Manager,
    Photonic Devices Dept.,
    Telecommunications & Energy Labs.,
    R&D Div.
    Fujitsu Optical Components Ltd.
    Yoshitada Kawashima,
    Development Dep.,
    Network Devices,
    Optical Components Div.
    ClariPhy Communications, Inc.
    Norman L. Swenson,
    Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer

    Apr. 7th

    9:30
    |
    12:00
    FOE-3 Details & Application
    The Cutting Edge of Optical Fiber Technologies Enabling Network Evolution
    Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corp.
    Kiyoharu Sasaki,
    Supervisor,
    Optical Access Network Project,
    Access Network Service Systems Labs.
    Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd.
    Takemi Hasegawa,
    Group Leader,
    Optical Transmission Media R&D Dept.,
    Optical Communications Lab.
    Fujikura Ltd.
    Kazuhiro Takizawa,
    General Manager,
    Fiber Optics Network Product R&D Dept.,
    Optical Cable Systems Div.,
    Power & Telecommunication Systems Company
    FOE-8 Details & Application
    Latest Trends of Rapidly Expanding Optical Access Service on Global Scale and PON Technology
    NTT Advanced Technology Corp.
    Tatsuro Murakami,
    Executive Director,
    Network Technology Center
    NTT docomo, Inc.
    Takahiro Asai,
    Executive Research Engineer,
    Wireless Networking Research Group,
    Research Labs.
    Mitsubishi Electric Corp.
    Satoshi Yoshima,
    Researcher,
    Lightwave Transceiver Group,
    Optical Communication Technology Dept.,
    Information Technology R&D Center

    Apr. 8th

    9:30
    |
    12:00
    FOE-4 Details & Application
    Forefront of Optical Communication Supporting 5G Mobile Networks
    The University of Tokyo
    Akihiro Nakao,
    Professor,
    Applied Computer Science,
    Interfaculty Initiative in Information Studies
    KDDI R&D Labs., Inc.
    Kosuke Nishimura,
    Senior Manager,
    Optical Access Network Lab.
    Huawei Technologies Canada Co., Ltd.
    Peter Ashwood -Smith,
    Chair ITU-T Focus Group on IMT-2020
    Wireline / Technical VP of Optical Product Line,
    Canada Research Center
    FOE-9 Details & Application
    Si Photonics Technology Making its Way into Practical Use
    NEC Yamanashi, Ltd.
    Kenji Sato,
    Expert,
    Optical Module Development Group
    Molex LLC
    Roman, Z. M. Chuang,
    VP Technology, Active Components,
    Oplink/Molex Optical Solution Group
    Acacia Communications, Inc.
    Christopher Doerr,
    AVP Integrated Photonics
    13:30
    |
    16:00
    FOE-5 Details & Application
    Next-generation Network Services and Transmission Network Technologies by Japan's Big 3 Carriers
    SoftBank Corp.
    Takashi Nakazawa,
    Senior Director, Network Planning Div.,
    Network Div.
    KDDI Corp.
    Masahiro Daikoku,
    Head of Transport and Ethernet Networks,
    Optical Network Dept.,
    Network Technical Development Div.
    NTT Communications Corp.
    Naoki Miyata,
    Technology Development
    FOE-10 Details & Application
    Leading Edge Technology Trend in Optical Transceivers
    Photonics Electronics Technology Research Association (PETRA)
    Takahiro Nakamura,
    Chief Technology Director
    Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd.
    Eddie Tsumura,
    Manager,
    Integrated Transmission Modules Dept.,
    Transmission Devices Lab.
    Fujitsu Optical Components Ltd.
    Naoki Hashimoto,
    Advanced Technology Dept.,
    Optical Components Div.
  • Material World Special Keynote SessionBilingual (English/Japanese)

    Free/Pre-registration Required
    MW-SK

    Apr. 6 (Wed) 10:30-12:30

    Future of Evolving Material Industry
    —Supportive Policies and User Expectations
    Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

    Hiroshi Fukushima
    Deputy Director-General,
    Manufacturing Industries Bureau,
    Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

    Innovation Network Corporation of Japan

    Shigeyuki Tsuchida
    Head of Value Creation Investment Group,
    Senior Executive Managing Director,
    Innovation Network Corporation of Japan

    Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.

    Hiroyuki Tanaka
    Director, Engineering Dept., Commercial Airplanes Div.,
    Commercial Aviation & Transportation Systems,
    Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.

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    FilmTech JAPAN Keynote SessionBilingual (English/Japanese)

    Film-K

    Apr. 7 (Thur) 13:00-15:00

    Top Executive of Film Manufacturer Reveal!
    Strategies for Highly-functional Films
    Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd.

    Tatsuhiro Nagamatsu
    Research Director of
    Petrochemicals Research Lab.,
    Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd.

    Toyobo Co., Ltd.

    Toshitake Suzuki
    Corporate Officer,
    Senior General Manager,
    Industrial Films Operating Dept.,
    Toyobo Co., Ltd.

    Sekisui Chemical Co., Ltd.

    Satoshi Uenoyama
    Director,
    Senior Managing Executive Officer,
    R&D Center Chief,
    Sekisui Chemical Co., Ltd.

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    PLASTIC JAPAN Keynote SessionBilingual (English/Japanese)

    PLA-K

    Apr. 8 (Fri) 10:00-12:00

    Challenges for Highly-functional Plastics
    by Global Top Manufacturers
    Mitsui Chemicals, Inc.

    Shigeru Isayama
    Representative Director,
    Member of the Board,
    Senior Managing Executive Officer,
    Mitsui Chemicals, Inc.

    BASF Japan Ltd.

    Isamu Yamamoto
    Director,
    Performance Materials,
    Functional Materials & Solutions,
    BASF Japan Ltd.

    Sumitomo Bakelite Co., Ltd.

    Koji Choki
    Executive Officer,
    General Manager,
    Corporate Research & Development Div.,
    Corporate R&D Center,
    Sumitomo Bakelite Co., Ltd.

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    METAL JAPAN Keynote SessionBilingual (English/Japanese)

    METAL-K

    Apr. 7 (Thur) 10:00-12:00

    Future Prospects of Highly-functional Metals by Industry Leaders of Japan
    and Overseas
    JFE Steel Corp.

    Kazuhiro Seto
    Vice President,
    Assistant Director of Steel Research Lab.,
    Sheet Business Planning Dept.,
    JFE Steel Corp.

    Mitsubishi Aluminum Co., Ltd.

    Masatoshi Hanzawa
    Director, Executive Advisor,
    Mitsubishi Aluminum Co., Ltd.

    POSCO

    Se-Don Choo
    Head of Pohang Research Lab.,
    POSCO

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    CERAMICS JAPAN Keynote SessionBilingual (English/Japanese)

    CERA-K

    Apr. 6 (Wed) 13:30-15:30

    Future of Fine Ceramics Designed by Leading Companies
    Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.

    Hiroshi Iwatsubo
    Executive Vice President (Board Member),
    Technology & Business Development Unit,
    Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.

    NGK Insulators, Ltd.

    Toshiyuki Mima
    Vice President, General Manager,
    NAS Battery Div., Power Business Group,
    NGK Insulators, Ltd.

    Saint-Gobain K.K.

    Brian Minahan
    Director,
    HPM Business and Technology Development - Asia,
    Saint-Gobain High Performance Materials,
    Saint-Gobain K.K.

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  • Keynote SessionBilingual (English/Japanese)

    METAL-K

    Apr. 7 (Thur) 10:00-12:00

    Future Prospects of Highly-functional Metals by Industry Leaders of Japan
    and Overseas
    JFE Steel Corp.

    Kazuhiro Seto
    Vice President,
    Assistant Director of Steel Research Lab.,
    Sheet Business Planning Dept.,
    JFE Steel Corp.

    Mitsubishi Aluminum Co., Ltd.

    Masatoshi Hanzawa
    Director, Executive Advisor,
    Mitsubishi Aluminum Co., Ltd.

    POSCO

    Se-Don Choo
    Head of Pohang Research Lab.,
    POSCO

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    Technical ConferenceFree/Pre-registration Required

    Apr. 6th

    11:00
    |
    11:40
    Taiwan-1
    Metal Powders for Additive Manufacturing
    Application
    Chih-Chao Yang
    Deputy Division Director,
    Material and Chemical Research Laboratories,
    ITRI (Industrial Technology Research Institute)

    Additive manufacturing can produce an object of complex shape. Various fine metal powders (e.g., tool steel, maraging steel, Al, Co-Cr, Ti alloy) with high flowability and a narrow size distribution were prepared using gas atomization process. The main focus is on metal powders and laser AM for the engineered products.

    Apr. 7th

    12:00
    |
    12:40
    Taiwan-2
    ITRI/MCL Advanced OLED Materials
    Mei-Rurng Tseng
    Research Supervisor,
    Division of Organic Opto-electronic Materials & Application,
    ITRI (Industrial Technology Research Institute)

    ITRI/MCL has developed a series of novel green to red high efficiency and long lifetime phosphorescent OLED dopants for Vacuum thermal evaporation (VTE) and solution processes. We also have developed internal and external light extraction materials for OLED display and lighting applications.

    Apr. 8th

    16:00
    |
    16:40
    Taiwan-3
    BPA-free bio-based epoxy resin technology
    Hong-Yuan Lian
    Researcher,
    Material and Chemical Research Laboratories,
    Division of Applied Chemistry,
    ITRI (Industrial Technology Research Institute)

    As one of green materials, bio-based polymer shows highly environmentally friendly and biodegradable, and can reduce carbon dioxide emission and carbon footprint. This presentation will focus on using sustainable bio-based resources to develop bio-based epoxy for bis-phenol A (BPA) free coatings.

    All sessions except 3 sessions above were conducted only in Japanese.
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