Technical Conference Advisory Committee Members

The Technical Conference program is developed by Advisory Committee Members formed of the industry's renowned professionals as below.

Chairman Tetsuya Osaka
Advisor to the Office of the President, Senior Research Professor,
Waseda University
Chairman Tetsuya Osaka
Advisor to the Office of the President, Senior Research Professor,
Waseda University

New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO)
Smart Community Dept., Electricity Storage Technology Development Div.,
Director General,
Kei Hosoi
Kei Hosoi
Director General,
Smart Community Dept., Electricity Storage Technology Development Div.,
New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO)

National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
Research Institute of Electrochemical Energy,
Principal Research Manager,
Hironori Kobayashi
Hironori Kobayashi
Principal Research Manager,
Research Institute of Electrochemical Energy,
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)

Asahi Kasei Corp.
Advisor,
Akira Yoshino
Akira Yoshino
Advisor,
Asahi Kasei Corp.

GS Yuasa International Ltd.
Director, R&D Center,,
Hiroaki Yoshida
Hiroaki Yoshida
Director, R&D Center,,
GS Yuasa International Ltd.

Sony Corp.
Battery Development Dept., Advanced Materials Labs.,
Chief Material Researcher,
Masayuki Nagamine
Masayuki Nagamine
Chief Material Researcher,
Battery Development Dept., Advanced Materials Labs.,
Sony Corp.

Toshiba Corp.
Infrastructure Systems & Solutions Company, Automotive & Battery Systems,
Executive Vice President,
Shun Egusa
Shun Egusa
Executive Vice President,
Infrastructure Systems & Solutions Company, Automotive & Battery Systems,
Toshiba Corp.

Nippon Chemi-Con Corp.
Basic Research Center, R&D Headquarters,
Executive Officer,
Kenji Tamamitsu
Kenji Tamamitsu
Executive Officer,
Basic Research Center, R&D Headquarters,
Nippon Chemi-Con Corp.

Panasonic Corp.
E, Automotive & Industrial Systems Company,,
Assistant Director, Energy Technology Development Center,
Masaya Ugaji
Masaya Ugaji
Assistant Director, Energy Technology Development Center,
E, Automotive & Industrial Systems Company,,
Panasonic Corp.

B3 Corp.
President & CEO,
Hideo Takeshita
Hideo Takeshita
President & CEO,
B3 Corp.

Hitachi Chemical Co., Ltd.
Lithium-ion Battery Dept., Industrial Battery System Business Sector, Energy Devices & System Business Headquarters,
Manager,
Masatoshi Shiiki
Masatoshi Shiiki
Manager,
Lithium-ion Battery Dept., Industrial Battery System Business Sector, Energy Devices & System Business Headquarters,
Hitachi Chemical Co., Ltd.

(敬称略・順不同、2016年11月30日付) (honorifics omitted / in random order / as of Nov. 30, 2016)