4th Term Overall Activities

1st Meeting Octber 29, 2008 (Wed) TokyoSelection of representative sponsor Establishment of 3 Sub-committees
1st Subcommittee "Challenge toward Radical Innovation"
2nd Subcommittee "Issues and measures of strategy on Global Research & Development"
3rd Subcommittee "Seeking the role and the mission of future CTO"
2nd Meeting May 26, 2009 (Tue) Tokyo
Reports on the progress of each subcommittee
Overall discussion and exchange of opinions
Presentation of major points for 2nd half activities
3rd Meeting November 12, 2009 (Thu) Tokyo (Open symposium)
Reports on the progress of each subcommittee
Overall discussion and exchange of opinions

4th Term Subcommittees

1st Subcommittee "Challenge toward Radical Innovation"
Leader :KONICA MINOLTA HOLDINGS,INC. Executive Officer Tawara Komamura
Facilitator :Katsuaki Tsurushima (Professor, Tokyo University of Science)
Members :20companies
No. of Meetings :5
October 29, 2008; November 21, 2008, February 25, 2009, July 1, 2009, September 25, 2009
2nd Subcommittee "Issues and measures of strategy on Global Research & Development"
Leader :Showa Denko K.K. Board of Director Kenji Tsukamoto
Facilitator :Jian Min JIN (Fujitsu Research Institute)
Members :17companies
No. of Meetings :5+ Mission of Visit to Thailand and Vietnam (January 14-17,2009)
October29, 2008; November28, 2008, March 12, 2009, July 7,2009, September 4 2009
3rd Subcommittee "Seeking the role and the mission of future CTO"
Leader :Sumitomo 3M Limited Chief Process Officer Okubo Takatoshi
Facilitator :Tadahiko Abe (Fujitsu Research Institute)
Members :15companies
No. of Meetings :5
October 29, 2008; December 18,2008, March 10, 2009, July 29, 2009, October 7, 2009

Subcommittee Research Results

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Date Subcommittee Report Content
2009/11/121st Subcommittee ReportChallenge toward Radical Innovation(only japanese)
2009/11/122nd Subcommittee ReportIssues and measures of strategy on Global Research & Development(only japanese)
2009/11/123rd Subcommittee ReportSeeking the role and the mission of future CTO(only japanese)