7th Term Activities

1st Meeting : June 6 (Wed), 2012 Tokyo
Selection of representative sponsor
ASAHI GROUP HOLDINGS,LTD.

Managing Director and Managing Corporate Officer

Katsuyuki Kawatsura

Nippon Steel & Sumikin Stainless Steel Corporation

Representative Director and Executive Vice President

Kazuo Toyama

SUMITOMO CHEMCAL CO.,LTD.

Vice Chairman

Osamu Ishitobi

Toshiba Corporation

Executive Officer
Corporate Executive Vice President
Chief Technology Officer

Dr. Akira Sudo

Honda R&D Ltd.

Senior Managing Officer and Director

Suzuki Tetsuo

2nd Meeting : Mar 14 (Thu), 2013 Tokyo
Reports on the progress of each subcommittee
Overall discussion and exchange of opinions

7th Term Subcommittees

1st Subcommittee : "Theme Selection / Combine with Marketing"
Leader :Masanori Yoshikai,
Managing Executive Officer (Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd.)
Facilitator :Tadahiko Abe,
Senior Fellow (Fujitsu Research Institute)
Members :18 companies
2nd Subcommittee : "Search for New Trend of R&D Globalization"
Leader and Facilitator :Kenji Tsukamoto,
Adviser (SHOWA DENKO K.K.)
Members :14 companies
3rd Subcommittee : "Human Resources / Improving the Competitiveness of Japanese Companies"
Leader :Kunikazu Torikoshi,
Adviser (DAIKIN INDUSTRIES, LTD)
Facilitator :Toru Suzuki,
Board Member (JMA Consultants Inc.)
Members :20 companies