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The Robot Revolution and Industrial IoT International Symposium 2019

  We are pleased to inform you that METI (The Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry) and RRI (Robot Revolution and Industrial IoT Initiative)  will co-host "The Robot Revolution and Industrial IoT International Symposium 2019" subtitled "Global tops talk : Future Vision of Industrial IoT: Requirements and Approaches".
 It is an era where changes are accelerated by various technologies including AI. The evolution of these technologies will greatly affect the relationship with people. The future vison on this aspect will be discussed by Japanese, American, and German research leaders. In addition, we will introduce overseas practice on system approach effectively solving problems, and Japan-Germany collaboration in industrial IoT field.

 We would like to invite you all to participate.

 

Date & Time : 

     13:00 - 17:00
     Thursday, ThursDecember 19, 2019

 

Place :

    Tokyo Big Sight
    http://www.bigsight.jp/english/hotel/map/

 

 Application for entry :

    Please apply from the site of International Robot Exhibition 2019 below.
  https://www.event-expo.jp/robot2019/regist_e/

 1) Pre-registration of International Robot Exhibition 2019
 2) Select Dec. 19 (Wed.) from the seminar program
 3) Please check the application of
         K-3 "The Robot Revolution and Industrial IoT International Symposium 2019".

  

Program:

The Robot Revolution and Industrial IoT International Symposium 2019
"Global tops talk : Future Vision of Industrial IoT: Requirements and Approaches" 

   Welcoming Remarks
  Mr. Shuzo Takada, Director-General, Manufacturing Industries Bureau, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
 

“The path to the future vision of industrial IoT: the future of man and machine, and system approach”
 Mr. Hideaki Omiya
, Chairperson, Robot Revolution & Industrial IoT Initiative

 

 “New Strategic Developments in Germany and our bilateral Cooperation with Japan”
 Mr. Markus Heß
, Deputy Director General, Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy

  [Session 1] Future vision in globalized community
 

"Robotics Innovation to Amplify People"
 Mr. Max Bajracharya, Vice President of Robotics, Toyota Research Institute

 

"A new paradigm of human-machine collaboration"
 Prof. Dr. Henning Kagermann
,
  Chair of the Board of Trustees, former President, acatech / Global Representative & Advisor, Plattform Industrie 4.0

 

 "Supporting human engineering activities by Digital Triplett"
 Prof. Dr. Yasushi Umeda
, The university of Tokyo

 

 Panel Discussion 
  Panelist
   
Mr. Max Bajracharya
    Prof. Dr. Henning Kagermann
    Prof. Dr. Yasushi Umeda
    Mr. Markus Heß
 Moderator
    Dr. Takeshi Nakano
, Director, Manufacturing Industires Policy Office, Manufacturing Industries Bereau, METI

 [Session 2] System approach in diverse perspectives
 

 "IIC: Learning How to Build Industrial IoT Systems"
 Mr. Stephen Mellor
, Chief Technical Officer, Industrial Interner Consortium

 

 "Sustainable Research Strategies for Smart Production Technologies"
 Prof. Dr. Reiner Anderl, Chairman of Research Council, Plattform Industrie 4.0 / TU Darmstadt

 

 "A System Approach for Establishing a Trusted Data Sharing Architecture"
 Prof. Dr. Boris Otto, Deputy Chairman of the Board, International Data Spaces Association / Fraunhofer Institute ISST

 

 "Japan-Germany experts collaboration toward Industrial Revolution"
 Prof. Dr. Fumihiko Kimura,
  Chairman of International Standard AG, Robot Revolution & Industrial IoT Initiative / The University of Tokyo

 

 Panel Discussion
  Panelist
    Mr. Stephen Mellor
    Prof. Dr. Reiner Anderl
    Prof. Dr. Boris Otto
 Moderator
    Prof. Dr. Fumihiko Kimura

   Closing Remarks Mr.Michitaka Nakatomi, Management Secretary, Robot Revolution & Industrial IoT Initiative

 Simultaneous interpretation available in Japanese and English

 

 RRI  E-mail: jimukyoku@jmfrri.gr.jp