Technical Conference Program

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Theme

FILM EXPO Keynote Session

Registration Required
FILM-K Dec. 6 (Thu)  10:30  -  12:00

English/Japanese

Challenges Creating New Values by Top Film Manufacturers

Naoto Yanagihara Director, Corporate Vice President, General Manager, Research & Development Management Headquarters, Fujifilm Corp.

Mitsuru Tsuchiya Senior Corporate Officer, Fine Optronics Operations, Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd.

FILM EXPO Technical Conference

Registration Required (JPY 5,000/session)

Dec. 5 (Wed)

10:30
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11:20
FILM-1 Development and Applications of Super Retardation Film "COSMOSHINE SRF®"

English/Japanese

Toyobo Co., Ltd.

Deputy Director of Industrial Films Operating Dept., Yasushi Sasaki
12:20
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13:10
FILM-2 Decoration Technology of Interior/Exterior Parts for New Mobility Vehicle

English/Japanese

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.

Materials Engineering Dept., Deputy General Manager, Motoru Komatsu
14:10
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15:00
FILM-3 Trends of In-vehicle, Curved Touch Panel and Development of Transparent Conductive Sensor

English/Japanese

Touch Panel Laboratories Co., Ltd.

Technical Dept., Manager, Kenji Nakatani

Dec. 7 (Fri)

13:10
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14:00
FILM-4 Expectation to the Film from the Car Manufacture

English/Japanese

Toyota Motor Corp.

Paint & Finishing Design Dept., Organic Material Engineering Div., General Manager, Tomoko Inagaki
15:00
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15:50
FILM-5 Development Trend of High Performance Film

English/Japanese

Teijin Film Solutions Ltd.

General Manager, Koji Kubo

PLASTIC EXPO Keynote Session

Registration Required
PLA-K Dec. 7 (Fri)  10:30  -  12:00

English/Japanese

Forefront of Development in Diversifying Highly-functional Plastics

Shin Fukuda R&D Center Executive, Managing Executive Officer, Mitsui Chemicals, Inc.

Isao Kurimoto Associate Officer, Research Director, Energy & Functional Materials Research Lab., Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd.

PLASTIC EXPO Technical Conference

Registration Required (JPY 5,000/session)

Dec. 5 (Wed)

10:30
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11:20
PLA-1 Carbon Fiber Reinforced Plastic and its Applications

English/Japanese

Toray Industries Inc.

ACM Technology Dept., General Manager, Industrial & Sporting Goods, Norimitsu Natsume
16:00
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16:50
PLA-2 Composite Manufacturing Using 3D Printer and its Application

English/Japanese

Tokyo University of Science

Associate Professor, Ryosuke Matsuzaki

Dec. 6 (Thu)

13:10
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14:00
PLA-3 Thermoplastic Prepreg Development and Marketing Vision for CFRTP

English/Japanese

Teijin Ltd.

Intermediate Materials Sales & Marketing Dept., Carbon Fiber Business Unit, Manager, Intermediate Solution Section,, Hisayuki Inui
15:00
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15:50
PLA-4 Issues & Prospects for Mass Production of CFRP Parts (Recent Processing Technology & Bonding Technology)

English/Japanese

Gifu University

Center for Advanced and Smart Die Engineering and Technology
& Gu Composite Research Center,
Professor, Hitoshi Fukagawa

Dec. 7 (Fri)

13:10
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14:00
PLA-5 Possibility of Kenaf FRP - Example of Automotive Interior Parts

English/Japanese

Toyota Boshoku Corp.

Biotechnology Development Dept., Interior & Exterior Advanced Development Div., General Manager, Masanori Hashiba
15:00
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15:50
PLA-6 Approach to Market Expansion of CFRP and CNF

English/Japanese

Kanazawa Institute of Technology

Graduate Program in Synthesized Engineering, Professor, Yuji Kageyama

METAL EXPO Keynote Session

Registration Required
METAL-K Dec. 7 (Fri)  10:30  -  12:00

English/Japanese

Challenges toward Developing Highly-functional Metals in Steel and Aluminum Fields

Kazuhisa Shibue Director, Member of the Board, UACJ Corp.

Yasunobu Nagataki Vice President, Assistant Director of Steel Research Lab., Sheet Business Planning Dept., JFE Steel Corp.

METAL EXPO Technical Conference

Registration Required (JPY 5,000/session)

Dec. 5 (Wed)

10:30
-
11:20
METAL-1 Challenge for New Products
(Available only in Japanese)
Toyo Aluminium K.K.

Advanced Technology Div., Managing Executive Officer, Zenya Ashitaka
12:20
-
13:10
METAL-2
Speaker to be announced

14:10
-
15:00
METAL-3 Fundamentals and Applications of Titanium: Current Situation and Outlook
(Available only in Japanese)
Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corp.

Titanium & Specialty Stainless Steel Technology Div., General Manager, Head of Div., Hisakazu Kitagawa
16:00
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16:50
METAL-4 Recent Development of Magnesium Application
(Available only in Japanese)
Japan Magnesium Association

Executive Director, Hisashi Ohara

Dec. 6 (Thu)

9:30
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10:20
METAL-5 Brazing Technology of Aluminum Cold Plate for Power Semiconductor
(Available only in Japanese)
Showa Denko K.K.

Business Development Center, Manager, Kazuhiko Minami
11:20
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12:10
METAL-6
(Available only in Japanese)
Japan Copper Development Association

Technology & Research, Director, Shigeru Senda
13:10
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14:00
METAL-7 Application Trend of Titanium -New Application Development and Prospect-
(Available only in Japanese)
The Japan Titanium Society

General Manager, Kazuhiro Kinoshita
15:00
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15:50
METAL-8 Age-hardenable Magnesium Alloys Having Excellent Plastic Workability Like Aluminum Alloys
(Available only in Japanese)
Nagaoka University of Technology

Executive Director, Vice-President, Kamado Shigeharu

Dec. 7 (Fri)

13:10
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14:00
METAL-9 Technical Trend of Aluminum Materials for Heat Exchangers
(Available only in Japanese)
Mitsubishi Aluminum Co., Ltd.

Products Research and Development Dept., Heat Exchanger Development Sect., General Manager, Masakazu Edo
15:00
-
15:50
METAL-10 Copper Alloy and Cold Deformation Process of the Metal Slide Fastener
(Available only in Japanese)
YKK Co.

Fundamental Technology Div., Machinery and Engineering Gr., Vice President, Yasuharu Yoshimura

CERAMICS EXPO Keynote Session

Registration Required
CERA-K Dec. 5 (Wed)  10:30  -  12:00

English/Japanese

Latest Trends and Expectations for Highly-functional Ceramics by Industry's Key Persons

Motohide Mori General Manager, Inorganic Material Engineering Div., Toyota Motor Corp.

John Holowczak Chair/ U.S. Advanced Ceramics Association Associate Director, Advanced Materials, United Technologies Research Center

CERAMICS EXPO Technical Conference
(The 10th Fulrath Okazaki Memorial Symposium)

Registration Required (JPY 5,000/session)

Dec. 6 (Thu)

10:30
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11:15
CERA-1
Available only in Japanese

13:00
-
13:45
CERA-2
Available only in Japanese

14:00
-
14:45
CERA-3
Available only in Japanese

15:00
-
15:45
CERA-4
Available only in Japanese

16:00
-
16:45
CERA-5
Available only in Japanese

ADHESION AND JOINING EXPO Keynote Session

Registration Required
JOI-K Dec. 7 (Fri)  13:30  -  15:00

English/Japanese

Evolution of Adhesive Technologies -- Latest Development and Future Prospects for the Next-generation Society

Yoshihiro Senzai Chairman and Representative Director, Chief Executive Officer, Maxell Holdings, Ltd.

Kan Okabe President, Cemedine Co., Ltd.

ADHESION AND JOINING EXPO Technical Conference

Registration Required (JPY 5,000/session)

Dec. 5 (Wed)

10:30
-
11:20
JOI-1 Approach to Adhesive Technology for Home Life and Infrastructure

English/Japanese

Maxell, Ltd.

SLIONTEC Div., Deputy General Manager, Hiroyuki Enomoto
12:20
-
13:10
JOI-2 Trends of Dissimilar Materials Joining Technology

English/Japanese

Osaka University

Emeritus Professor, Kazuhiro Nakata
14:10
-
15:00
JOI-3 Trend of Joining Technology in Multi-materialization for Automobiles

English/Japanese

Honda R&D Co., Ltd.

Dept. 4, Technology Development Div. 9, Automobile R&D Center, Chief Engineer, Manager, Yusuke Toyoda

Dec. 7 (Fri)

9:30
-
10:20
JOI-4 High-tensile Strength Steel and Dissimilar Material Joining by Latest Friction Stir Spot Welding

English/Japanese

Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd.

Section 1, Manufacturing Technology Dept., Manufacturing Improvement Center, Corporate Technology Div., Assistant Manager, Yoshitaka Kobayashi
11:20
-
12:10
JOI-5 Initiatives of Mazda's Joining Technology for Multimaterial Materials

English/Japanese

Mazda Motor Corp.

Technical Research Center, General Manager, Akihide Takami

PAINT AND COATINGS EXPO Keynote Session

Registration Required
COAT-K Dec. 5 (Wed)  10:30  -  12:00

English/Japanese

Forefront of Highly-functional Paint by Industry Leaders of Japan and USA

Tetsushi Tado President & CEO, Nippon Paint Holdings Co., Ltd.

Dennis Taljan Global Technology Director, , Automotive OEM Coatings, PPG Industries, Inc.

PAINT AND COATINGS EXPO Technical Conference

Registration Required (JPY 5,000/session)

Dec. 5 (Wed)

16:00
-
16:50
COAT-1 Energy Saving by Exhaust Recycling in Painting Process
(Available only in Japanese)
Aisin Seiki Co., Ltd.

AR Plant Engineering Group, Plant & Environment Engineering Dept., Group Manager, Tokuo Ohashi

Dec. 6 (Thu)

11:20
-
12:10
COAT-2 Development of Highly-functional Paint & Coatings in NIPPON PAINT
(Available only in Japanese)
Nippon Paint Holdings Co., Ltd.

Research & Development, Executive officer, Div. Director, Yusaku Kobata
13:10
-
14:00
COAT-3 Overseas Challenge of SME (Small and Medium-sized Enterprises)
(Available only in Japanese)
Itatsu Co., Ltd.

President, Nobuyuki Itabashi
15:00
-
15:50
COAT-4 The Factory of the Future & Paint Process Automation of the Future
(Available only in Japanese)
ABB K.K.

Robotics and Motion Div., Local Business Unit Manager, Robotics, Shuichiro Nakajima

Dec. 7 (Fri)

13:10
-
14:00
COAT-5 Challenge to the Visualization of Metallic Paint
(Available only in Japanese)
Daihatsu Motor Co., Ltd.

Machine Tool Divelopment Dept. Power Train Production Engineering Div., Manager, Yoshiaki Kanzawa

Ceramic Matrix Composite Technical Conference

Registration Required (JPY 5,000/session)

Dec. 5 (Wed)

14:10
-
15:00
CMC-1 Recent R&D Trends of Ceramic Matrix Composites (CMCs) for New Applications
(Available only in Japanese)
Tokyo University of Technology

Professor, Director of Katayanagi Advanced Research Labs., Yutaka Kawaga
16:00
-
16:50
CMC-2 The Development and Practical Application of CMC in NEDO Project
(Available only in Japanese)
New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization

Materials Technology And Nanotechnology Dept., Chief Officer, Ryu Katayama

Dec. 7 (Fri)

11:20
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12:10
CMC-3 Characteristics of CMC Brake Disc and its Development
(Available only in Japanese)
CoorsTek K.K.

Composite Materials, Research & Development, R&D Manager, Shinichiro Aonuma
13:10
-
14:00
CMC-4 Environmental Barrier Coatings for CMC
(Available only in Japanese)
Japan Fine Ceramics Center

Materials Research & Development Lab., Researcher, Taishi Yokoi
15:00
-
15:50
CMC-5 Advanced Designing of CMC by Use of Virtual Test Methodology
(Available only in Japanese)
Tokyo University of Technology

Director of Center for Institutional Research, Professor, Naohiro Shichijo

Materials Informatics Technical Conference

Registration Required (JPY 5,000/session)

Dec. 5 (Wed)

12:20
-
13:10
MI-1 Overview and Research Trends in Materials Informatics
(Available only in Japanese)
Japan Science and Technology Agency

Center for Research and Development Strategy, Unit Leader, Hiromoto Shimazu
14:10
-
15:00
MI-2 Developing Thermal Functional Materials Using Materials Informatics
(Available only in Japanese)
The University of Tokyo

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, School of Engineering, Professor, Junichiro Shiomi

Dec. 6 (Thu)

9:30
-
10:20
MI-3 Artificial Intelligence Technologies for Material Developments
(Available only in Japanese)
NEC Corp.

Senior Researcher of System Platform Research Labs. /JST-PRESTO, Yuma Iwasaki
11:20
-
12:10
MI-4 An Approach to the Development of High-performance Rubber Materials Using Materials Informatics
(Available only in Japanese)
The Yokohama Rubber Co., Ltd.

KOISHI Lab., Associate Corporate Officer, Head of KOISHI Lab., Masataka Koishi

Dec. 7 (Fri)

11:20
-
12:10
MI-5 Hitachi's Material Development Solution Using Materials Informatics
(Available only in Japanese)
Hitachi, Ltd.

HPC Solution Center for Government & Public Information Systems Group2, Senior Engineer, Hidekazu Morita

Laser and Photonics Keynote Session

Registration Required
Laser-K Dec. 5 (Wed)  13:30  -  15:00

English/Japanese

Latest Trend of Laser Processing Technology by Toyota Motor and Fraunhofer IWS

Hirohisa Kishi Managing Officer, Powertrain Company, Toyota Motor Corp.

Ralf Eckhard Beyer Director, Fraunhofer Institute for Material and Beam Technology IWS

Laser and Photonics Technical Conference

Registration Required (JPY 12,000/session)

Dec. 5 (Wed)

10:30
-
11:20
Laser-1 Fundamentals and Evolution of Laser Welding for Everyone's Easy Understanding
(Available only in Japanese)
NADEX Co., Ltd.

General Manager of Nadex Laser R&D Center/ Osaka University Professor Emeritus, Seiji Katayama
12:20
-
13:10
Laser-2 Latest AM Technologies and its Real Application
(Available only in Japanese)
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.

Fellow, Senior Chief Researcher, Research & Innovation Center, Takashi Ishide

Dec. 6 (Thu)

9:30
-
10:20
Laser-3 High Power Fiber Laser Processing Technology with Optimized Beam Shaping and its Advanced Application
(Available only in Japanese)
Amada Holdings Co., Ltd.

Research Lab., Manager, Hiroaki Ishiguro
11:20
-
12:10
Laser-4 Introduction of the Latest Monitoring System for Laser Welding Processes
(Available only in Japanese)
Precitec Japan, Ltd.

CEO, Naoyuki Ushiyama
13:10
-
14:00
Laser-5 State-of-art CleanWELD Technology and Application in Automotive and Battery Production
(Available only in Japanese)
Coherent Japan, Inc.

Strategic Sales Support, Market Development Manager, Shigeto Mizutani
15:00
-
15:50
Laser-6 Application for Die Casting Mold for Automotive Parts Using Metal AM Technology
(Available only in Japanese)
Honda Engineering Co., Ltd.

Research and Development Div., Staff Engineer, Keisuke Takahashi

Dec. 7 (Fri)

9:30
-
10:20
Laser-7 Introduction and Applications of "Picosecond Hybrid Lasers"
Spectronix Corp.

Founder & CEO, George Okada
11:20
-
12:10
Laser-8 Latest Results of Material Processing with Green (515nm) High Power Disk Laser

English/Japanese

TRUMPF Laser- und Systemtechnik GmbH

Industry-Product Management & Marketing, Director, Ruediger Brockmann
13:10
-
14:00
Laser-9 Laser Joining of Plastic-Different Materials Using Insert Materials
(Available only in Japanese)
Industrial Technology Center of Okayama Prefecture

Dept. of Applied Engineering, Researcher, Yutaka Mitooka
15:00
-
15:50
Laser-10 The Latest Laser Cleaning Technology and Applications
(Available only in Japanese)
cleanLASER JAPAN Ltd.

President, Kosaku Motomura

2nd Symposium on Adhesion and Bonding Research

FREE/Registration Required

Organised by: National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology

JOI-S1 Dec. 6 (Thu)  10:30  -  12:30
  • English/Japanese

Latest Innovation in Structural Body Shop and Composite Bonding of Light Weight Vehicles

FREE
Andreas Lutz R&D Director, Dow Chemical (DuPont) T&AP Adhesives

Contemporary Quality Requirements for Adhesive Bonding Processes

FREE
Andreas Gross Head of Workforce Training and Technology Transfer, Fraunhofer IFAM
JOI-S2 Dec. 6 (Thu)  14:30  -  15:50
  • English/Japanese

Activities of Technological Consortium for Adhesion and Bonding (T-CAB) and Adhesion and Interfacial Phenomena Research Lab. (AIRL)

FREE
Chiaki Sato Chairman, Technological Consortium for Adhesion and Bonding

Overseas Trends in Adhesion Related Technologies

FREE
Nao Terasaki Group Leader, Advanced Manufacturing Research Institute, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)

A Study on the Influence of Adhesive Layer Thickness on Adhesive Strength

FREE
Toru Ikeda Professor, Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Kagoshima University
JOI-S3 Dec. 6 (Thu)  15:50  -  16:50
  • English/Japanese

Panel Discussion

FREE

FINETECH JAPAN Keynote Session ①

Registration Required
FTJ-K1 Dec. 5 (Wed)  13:30  -  15:00

English/Japanese

JDI & Sharp's Business Strategies for the Survival

Yoshiyuki Tsukizaki President and COO, Japan Display Inc.

Atsushi Ban Senior Executive Vice President, Display Device Company, Sharp Corp.

FINETECH JAPAN Keynote Session ②

Registration Required
FTJ-K2 Dec. 6 (Thu)  13:30  -  15:00

English/Japanese

Japan & South Korea's OLED Forefront -The Future with OLED Display

Eddie Yeo Chief Marketing Officer, LG Display Co., Ltd.

Tadashi Ishibashi Representative Director & President, JOLED Inc.

FINETECH JAPAN Special Session

FREE/Registration Required
FTJ-S Dec. 7 (Fri)  13:30  -  14:30

English/Japanese

New Display Applications Brought by IoT Revolution

  • FREE
Wataru Izumiya President & CEO, Sangyo Times, Inc.

FINETECH JAPAN
Technical Conference

English/Japanese (All Sessions) Registration Required (JPY 12,000/session)

Dec. 5 (Wed)

10:30
-
11:20
Flat Panel Display Industry Outlook
Future Key Technology of OLED Materials
Mizuho Securities Co., Ltd. Equity Research Dept., Global Head of Technology Research/Senior Analyst, Yasuo Nakane
Samsung Display Co., Ltd. Materials Research Team, Display Research Center, Principal Engineer, Jaekook Ha
12:20
-
13:10
Future Development for Automotive Displays
Latest Development Status of Soluble OLED Materials
Sharp Corp. Development Div., Business UNIT V, BU Ⅲ, Display Device Company, Div. Manager, Takuya Ohnishi
Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd. PLED Business Planning Office, Manager, Takeshi Yamada
15:30
-
16:20
The Development of Micro-LED Technology in ITRI
Technology Trend of Flexible Display
Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) Intelligent Application Micro Systems Div., Electronic and Optoelectronic System Research Labs., Deputy Div. Director, Yen-Hsiang Fang
Samsung Display Co., Ltd. Product Research Team, Display Research Center, Principal Engineer, Tae Hyeog Jung

Dec. 6 (Thu)

9:30
-
10:20
Current Trend of Automotive Cockpit Display and DENSO's Approach
Polyimide as a Substitute for Glass Substrate in Display Devices
DENSO Corp. Connected and Cockpit R&D Div., R&D Dept. 4, R&D Sect. 6, Hiroyuki Hara
Kaneka Corp. Material Solutions New Research Engine, Deputy General Manager, Takao Manabe
11:20
-
12:10
OELD Display Market Trend
Flexible AMOLED Opportunities & Challenges of Display Industry
Display Supply Chain Consultants (DSCC) President, DSCC Asia, Yoshio Tamura
Visionox Technology Inc. X-Vision Lab., Project Director, Charles Wang
15:30
-
16:20
A Concept of Real Flexible micro LED Display
Efforts to Mass-Produce Organic EL Display from Japan
V-Technology Co., Ltd. New Generation Technologies Dept., Executive Director, Koichi Kajiyama
Sharp Corp. Development Div.1, OLED Device Technology Center, OLED Business Promotion Group, Display Device Company, Div. Manager, Shinichi Kawato

Dec. 7 (Fri)

9:30
-
10:20
Chromaticity and Uniformity Inspection for Micro LED
Present and Future of Printed OLED
Topcon Technohouse Corp. Sales Gr., Optical Measurement Dept., Manager, Kazuto Nishikawa
JOLED Inc. Development Dept. 2, Technology Development Div., Dept. Manager, Masanobu Tanaka
11:20
-
12:10
Current Status and Future Trends in Development on Quantum Dot Devices
OLED Total Solution from LG Display
NS Materials Inc. CTO, Akiharu Miyanaga
LG Display Co., Ltd. OC Device Technology Dept., Chief Research Fellow (VP), Chang Wook Han
15:00
-
15:50
R&D Trends of micro-LEDs for Their Practical Use
TADF's Latest Technology and Prospects Approaching Practical Application
Meijo University Dept. of Materials Science and Engineering, Professor, Satoshi Kamiyama
Kyushu University Center for Organic Photonics and Electronics Research (OPERA), Director, Chihaya Adachi

Honorifics omitted. Please note that recording and photography are strictly prohibited.
Speakers and programs are subject to change. Textbooks of some presentations might not be available.

Exhibitors’ Presentation

FREE/Registration NOT Required

Exhibitors will give presentations about the latest products/technologies.

Registration NOT Required.
Please go to the venue (inside exhibition hall) directly.
Kindly note that some presentations might be given only in Japanese.

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