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Exhibitions

  • FINETECH JAPAN
  • FilmTech JAPAN
  • PLASTIC JAPAN
  • METAL JAPAN
  • CERAMICS JAPAN
  • JOINING JAPAN
  • Laser & Photonics
  • FOE/VCOM
Networking with speakers / Free textbook included

*Business card exchanging with speakers may not be available for certain reasons.

  • FTJ-K

    Apr. 5 (Wed) 10:00-12:00

    Application Closed
    Latest Trends & Business Strategies for Survival of Global Top Manufacturers
    LG Display Co., Ltd.

    In Byeong Kang
    Senior Vice President, Chief Technology Officer
    LG Display Co., Ltd.

    Shenzhen China Star Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

    York Zhao
    COO
    Shenzhen China Star Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

    JOLED Inc.

    Yoneharu Takubo
    Director and CTO
    JOLED Inc.

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    FTJ-S

    Apr. 6 (Thur) 10:00-12:00

    Application Closed
    Actual Status of High-performance Electronic Devices Required by Next Generation Automobiles
    Volkswagen AG

    Georg Lambert
    Head of Mechatronic Interactive Components, Electric/Electronic Development,
    Volkswagen AG

    Bosch Corp.

    Kei Mizuno
    General Manager,
    Car Multimedia,
    Bosch Corp.

    Japan Display Inc.

    Yoshiyuki Tsukizaki
    Executive Officer, Chief Business Officer,
    Automotive Display Div.,
    Japan Display Inc.

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    Apr. 5

    13:00
    |
    15:00
    FTJ-1 Details & Application
    2017 Display Equipment Investments and Market Trends
    Display Supply Chain Consultants LLC
    Yoshio Tamura
    President, DSCC Asia
    Mizuho Securities Co., Ltd.
    Yasuo Nakane
    Global Head of Technology Research /
    Senior Analyst, Equity Research Dept.
    FTJ-6 Details & Application
    Forefront of Next Generation Display Development
    Japan Display Inc.
    Yuji Hayashi
    Vice President,
    Div. Manager, Technology Div.
    Semiconductor Energy Laboratory
    Co., Ltd.
    Johan Bergquist
    Adviser
    Sangyo Times, Inc.
    Akihiro Tsumura
    Chief Editor

    Apr. 6

    9:30
    |
    11:30
    FTJ-2 Details & Application
    Roadmap to 8K Broadcasting - Latest Trends in Display & Camera
    NHK Science & Technology Research Labs.
    Toshihiro Yamamoto
    Senior Research Engineer,
    Advanced Functional Devices Research Div.
    SHARP Corp.
    Kazuyoshi Yoshiyama
    Senior Manager,
    Telecommunication and Image Technology Labs., Corporate Research & Development BU
    Ikegami Tsushinki Co., Ltd.
    Hiroshi Akiyama
    Div. Deputy Director,
    Marketing Div.
    FTJ-7 Details & Application
    Latest Trend & Technological Strategy of Input-Output Devices - Can New Markets be Opened Up?
    Keio University
    Akira Nagashima
    Vice Director, Project Professor,
    Haptics Research Center
    Japan Advanced Printed Electronics Technology Research Association
    Yasuyoshi Mishima
    Technical Director, Research Div.
    13:00
    |
    15:00
    FTJ-3 Details & Application
    Latest Trends in On-vehicle Displays & Prospects for Next Generation Vehicles
    Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
    Motoyuki Akamatsu
    Prime Senior Researcher,
    Automotive Human Factors Research Center
    SHARP Corp.
    Koji Ueno
    Senior Manager,
    Development Div., Business Unit 3,
    BU1 Display Device Company
    Hosiden F.D. Co.
    Mitsuru Takigawa
    Director Plant Manager
    FTJ-8 Details & Application
    Latest Technological Trends in Expanding Flexible Electronic Devices
    KONICA MINOLTA, Inc.
    Agato Nagata
    Chief Designer,
    Human Experience Design Center
    E Ink Holdings Inc.
    C.C. Tsai
    Chief Technology Officer
    Yamagata University
    Shizuo Tokito
    Professor

    Apr. 7

    9:30
    |
    11:30
    FTJ-4 Details & Application
    Rapidly Expanding VR/AR Market
    - Will Gaming Become the Focus?
    HTC NIPPON
    Miyu Nishikawa
    Director, Sales Operation, VIVE JAPAN
    Japan Display Inc.
    Katsuhisa Yuda
    Vice President,
    Business Unit Manager,
    Display Solutions Business Unit
    InteractKK Co., Ltd.
    Hisakazu Hirabayashi
    CEO, Gameanalyst
    FTJ-9 Details & Application
    Efforts to Increase Flexibility & High Definition Enhancement of Small to
    Mid-sized OLED
    JXTG Nippon Oil & Energy Corp.
    Suzushi Nishimura
    Deputy General Manager, HPM Business Promotion Dept.,
    High Performance Materials Company
    V-Technology Co., Ltd.
    Michinobu Mizumura
    General Manager of Research and Development Div. I,
    Research and Development Div. I,
    Applied Materials Inc.
    Naoyuki Sato
    Display & Flexible Technology Senior Director,
    Display CVD GPM
    13:00
    |
    15:00
    FTJ-5 Details & Application
    The Future of IoT and Concrete Examples of System Solutions
    Softbank Corp.
    Kenkichi Araki
    Senior Director, MTC Business Promotion Office
    BOE Japan Co., Ltd.
    Chikara Kuboshima
    Vice President /
    President
    BOE Japan Co., Ltd.
    Sangyo Times, Inc.
    Wataru Izumiya
    President
    FTJ-10 Details & Application
    OLED Breakthrough - Issues & Optimal Solutions for Upsizing Display Size
    Kyushu University
    Chihaya Adachi
    Director,
    Center for Organic Photonics and Electronics Research
    Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd.
    Takeshi Yamada
    Group Manager,
    Advanced Material Development Lab.
    Kateeva Inc.
    Christopher T. Brown
    Vice President of Process Engineering,
    CTO Organization

    Printed Electronics Forum

    Organised by: Printed Electronics Association /
    The Japan Nanoparticle Ink Manufacturer's Association (JNIMA)

    Click here for details. (The link below will direct you to a third-party site./JAPANESE ONLY)
    >http://www.ftj.jp/doc/pe_seminar/

  • FILM-K

    Apr. 5 (Wed) 13:30-15:30

    Application Closed
    Future Prospects of the Film Industry by Top Leaders
    Toray Industries, Inc.

    Satoru Nishino
    Vice President
    (Member of the Board), Manufacturing Div.
    (Film Technology & Production),
    Toray Industries, Inc.

    TEIJIN Film Solutions Ltd.

    Yoshihiro Nomi
    President
    TEIJIN Film Solutions Ltd.

    FUJIFILM Corp.

    Naoto Yanagihara
    Corporate Vice President, General Manager,
    Research & Development Management Headquarters,
    FUJIFILM Corp.

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    The technical sessions were held only in Japanese.
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    (Note: Details were available only in Japanese.)

  • PLA-K

    Apr. 7 (Fri) 10:30-12:30

    Application Closed
    Challenge of Highly-functional Plastics
    Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd.

    Kingo Akahori
    Executive Officer, Inorganic Materials Div.,
    Battery Materials Div., Quality Assurance Office,
    Energy & Functional Materials Sector,
    Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd.

    UBE Industries, Ltd.

    Morihisa Yokota
    Executive Officer, General Manager,
    Corporate Research & Development,
    UBE Industries, Ltd.

    Arkema K.K.

    Thierry Vasselin
    Vice President Japan & Korea,
    Technical Polymer Business Unit,
    Arkema K.K.

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    The technical sessions were held only in Japanese.
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    (Note: Details were available only in Japanese.)

  • METAL-K

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

    Application Closed
    Current Status and Future Prospects of Steel and Nonferrous Metal Industries
    Metal Economics Research Institute, Japan

    Yukio Kawaguchi
    President
    Metal Economics Research Institute, Japan

    JX Nippon Mining & Metals Corp.

    Hirohito Miyashita
    Director, Member of the Board, Senior Executive Officer,
    General Manager, Electronic Materials Group,
    JX Nippon Mining & Metals Corp.

    Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corp.

    Manabu Takahashi
    Fellow, Head of Labs., Steel Research Labs.,
    Research & Development,
    Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corp.

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    The technical sessions were held only in Japanese.
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    (Note: Details were available only in Japanese.)

  • CERA-K

    Apr. 5 (Wed) 10:30-12:30

    Application Closed
    Future of the Continuously Expanding Ceramics Industry
    Kyocera Corp.

    Masahiro Inagaki
    Senior Executive Officer, General Manager,
    Corp. R&D Group,
    Kyocera Corp.

    NGK Spark Plug Co., Ltd.

    Shinichi Odo
    Representative Director and Chairman of the Board,
    Chief Executive Officer
    NGK Spark Plug Co., Ltd.

    Corning Incorporated

    Thomas Appelt
    President and General Manager, Corning International,
    Corning Incorporated

    Click here for Details

    Click here for details. (The link below will direct you to a third-party site./JAPANESE ONLY)
    >http://www.fokinen.com/user/katudo.html

  • JOI-K

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

    Application Closed
    Adhesion and Joining Technologies
    -The Key for Multi-materials UtilizationFREE
    Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

    Fumikazu Sato
    Deputy Director-General, Manufacturing Industries Bureau,
    Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

    Toyota Motor Corp.

    Kiyoshiba Mase
    General Manager,
    Organic Material Engineering Div.,
    Advanced R&D and Engineering Company,
    Toyota Motor Corp.

    Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.

    Nozomu Kawasetsu
    General Manager,
    Manufacturing Technology Research Dept.,
    Research & Innovation Center,
    Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.

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    Apr. 6

    11:45
    |
    12:45
    JOI-5
    New Surface Pre-treatment Approaches in Combination with Technical and Organizational Quality Assurance in Germany
    Application Closed
    Christoph Regula
    Research Associate, Plasma Technology and Surfaces - PLATO,
    Fraunhofer IFAM
    Details Bilingual (English/Japanese)

    The other technical sessions were held only in Japanese.
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    (Note: Details were available only in Japanese.)

  • Laser-K

    Apr. 6 (Thur) 13:00-15:00

    Application Closed
    Next Generation Manufacturing Driven by Laser Processing Technologies
    Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.

    Kouji Yoshida
    General Manager, Global Production Engineering Center,
    Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.

    Lawrence Livermore National Lab.

    Christopher M. Spadaccini
    Director of Additive Manufacturing Initiative,
    Engineering Directorate,
    Lawrence Livermore National Lab.

    Click here for Details

    Apr. 5

    12:00
    |
    13:30
    Laser-2
    Laser Applications in Automobile Manufacturing
    Details & Application
    TRUMPF Laser- und Systemtechnik GmbH
    Ruediger Brockmann
    Director,
    Industry- and Product Management & Marketing
    Honda Engineering Co., Ltd.
    Shin Yoshida
    Staff Engineer,
    Research and Development Div.
    14:30
    |
    16:00
    Laser-3
    The Latest Trends in Laser Welding in Battery Manufacturing
    Details & Application
    Primearth EV Energy Co., Ltd.
    Shigeki Saito
    Assistant Manager,
    Production Engineering Development Group,
    Production Engineering Dept.1
    NUBURU Inc.
    Jean-Michel Pelaprat
    Chief Marketing and Sales Officer

    Apr. 6

    9:30
    |
    11:00
    Laser-4
    Forefront of Short-pulse Laser Processing Expanding Microfabrication Field
    Details & Application
    Mitsubishi Electric Corp.
    Yasuyuki Miyamoto
    Senior Manager,
    Application Technology Section,
    Laser Systems Dept.
    Nagoya Works
    ROFIN-BAASEL Lasertech GmbH & Co. KG
    Roland Mayerhofer
    Innovations-Management

    Apr. 7

    12:00
    |
    13:30
    Laser-6
    Latest Business Strategies with Additive Manufacturing Technology
    Details & Application
    GE Avio
    Paolo Gennaro
    Additive Manufacturing Product Leader,
    Additive Manufacturing
    Safran
    Thierry Thomas
    Vice President,
    Safran Additive Manufacturing

    The other technical sessions were held only in Japanese.
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    (Note: Details were available only in Japanese.)

  • CBW-SK

    Apr. 5 (Wed) 13:00-15:00

    Application Closed
    Approaches for Advancement of Communications and BroadcastingFREE
    Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications

    Masahiko Tominaga
    Director-General, Telecommunications Bureau,
    Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications

    Japan Broadcasting Corp.

    Toru Kuroda
    Director of Science & Technology Research Labs.,
    Japan Broadcasting Corp.

    NTT Plala Inc.

    Koji Bando
    President & CEO
    NTT Plala Inc.

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    FOE-K

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

    Application Closed
    5G, Data Center and IoT - The Expanding Future through Optical Networks
    NTT Docomo, Inc.

    Seizo Onoe
    CTO and EVP
    NTT Docomo, Inc.

    Mitsubishi Electric Corp.

    Hideyuki Ohkubo
    Senior Corporate Adviser
    Mitsubishi Electric Corp.

    Facebook

    Katharine Schmidtke
    Sourcing Manager, Optical Technology, Infrastructure,
    Facebook

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    Apr. 5

    9:30
    |
    11:30
    FOE-1 Details & Application
    Future & New Developments of Optical Technology —Communication Market and Developments towards the New Market
    National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
    Shu Namiki
    Director, Data Photonics Project Unit,
    Electronics and Photonics Research Institute
    Ovum
    Julie Kunstler
    Principal Analyst,
    Next Generation Infrastructure
    Japan Cable Labs.
    Shuichi Matsumoto
    President
    FOE-6
    [Tutorial Session]
    Basics & Measurement of Transceivers Supporting Cloud Data Centers
    Available only in Japanese

    Oclaro Japan Inc.

    Keysight Technologies Japan G.K.

    Click here for details
    13:00
    |
    15:00
    FOE-2
    Data Center Network Strategy and the Latest Technological Trends
    Available only in Japanese

    NTT Communications Co.

    Nagoya University

    Fujitsu Ltd.

    Click here for details
    FOE-7 Details & Application
    Latest Trends in Silicon Photonics Technology - From the Basics to Practical Applications
    Ghent University
    Abdul Rahim
    NTT Electronics Corp.
    Senichi Suzuki
    Senior Vice President,
    Photonic Component Business Group
    Fujikura Ltd.
    Kensuke Ogawa
    Chief Researcher,
    Optical Device Research Dept.,
    Advanced Technology Lab.

    Apr. 6

    9:30
    |
    11:30
    FOE-3
    The Rapidly Growing Video Distribution Service Market - Strategies of Service Providers & the Latest Trends in IP Distribution Technology
    Available only in Japanese

    Netflix K.K.

    NTT Docomo, Inc.

    Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corp.

    Click here for details
    FOE-8
    Latest Trends in Rapidly Growing Optical Access Service & its PON Technology
    Available only in Japanese

    NTT East Corp.

    Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corp.

    The Telecommunication Technology Committee

    Click here for details
    13:00
    |
    15:00
    FOE-4
    Changes 5G Will Bring & Expectations of Optical Communications
    Available only in Japanese

    HUAWEI TECHNOLOGIES JAPAN K.K.

    Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corp.

    National Institute of Information and Communications Technology

    Click here for details
    FOE-9 Details & Application
    Latest Technological Trends in Optical Components Supporting Transport Networks for Next Generation Extra-large Capacity Communication
    Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corp.
    Masahito Tomizawa
    Senior Manager, NTT Network Innovation Labs.
    Furukawa Electric Co., Ltd.
    Akihiko Kasukawa
    Senior Fellow,
    Telecommunications & Energy Labs.
    Lumentum LLC
    Michael Ayliffe
    R&D Director,
    Transmission Components,
    Optical Communications

    Apr. 7

    13:00
    |
    15:00
    FOE-5 Details & Application
    Fiber Optics Technology Supporting Information Networks that Extends from Transoceanic to Data Centers or Every Home
    Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corp.
    Hirofumi Amano
    Vice President,
    Head of NTT Access Network Service Systems Labs.
    OFS FITEL, LLC
    Andrew Oliviero
    Senior Director,
    Product Line Management and Research & Development
    Sumitomo Electric Industries Co., Ltd.
    Tomomi Sano
    Dept. Manager,
    Information Transmission Dept.,
    Optical Communication Lab.
    FOE-10 Details & Application
    Latest Trends of Super High-Speed Transceivers
    Fujitsu Optical Components Ltd.
    Hideki Isono
    Senior Expert, Marketing Dept.
    Acacia Communications Inc.
    Tom Williams
    Sr. Director of Marketing
    Oclaro Japan, Inc.
    Kohichi Tamura
    Director, Module RD Div. 3;
    Director, Strategic Marketing Center (Acting)
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