9th Term Activities

1st Meeting : June 5 (Thu), 2014 Tokyo
Selection of representative sponsors
EZAKI GLICO CO., LTD.

Chief Scientific Officer
Director
Institute of Health Sciences

Takashi KURIKI

FUJITSU LABORATORIES LTD.

Chairman

Tatsuo TOMITA

HONDA R&D CO., LTD.

Managing Officer and Director

Yoshishige NOMURA

SEKISUI CHEMICAL CO., LTD.

Director
Senior Managing Executive Officer
R&D Center Chief

Satoshi UENOYAMA

YASUKAWA ELECTRIC CORPOATION

Director
Corporate Senior Vice President
General Manager
Technology & Development Div.

Hiroshi OGASAWARA

*Individual forum member names are not shown for personal information protection purposes.

2nd Meeting : March 11 (Wed), 2015 Tokyo <Planned>
Reports on the progress of each subcommittee
Overall discussion and exchange of opinions

9th Term Subcommittees

1st Subcommittee : " Foresight of 10 years ahead and making use of it for R&D ~ how to see into the future society, life and values "
Leader Kazuhisa KUSE
Vice President
IBM Research & Development-Japan
IBM Japan, Ltd.
Facilitator Tadahiko Abe
Senior Fellow
Fujitsu Research Institute
Members 16 Companies
2nd Subcommittee : "Search for new trend of R&D grobalization"
Leader Akira SUDO
Director
Representative Executive Officer
Corporate Senior Executive Vice President
Toshiba Corporation
Facilitator Kiyoshi NISHIOKA
Project Professor
Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology
The University of Tokyo
Members 16 Companies
3rd Subcommittee : "How R&D contributes to technology-based business creation?"
Leader Akira KUBOTA
Executive Managing Officer
Group President, Corporate R&D Center
Olympus Corporation
Facilitator Kazuyuki MOTHASHI
Professor
Department of Technology Management for Innovation(TMI)
School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo
Members 19 Companies