Japan VR Summit 3

Japan VR Summit 3

Thanks to your support Japan VR Summit 3 was a great success. We were pleased to have approximately 600 participants in the event total. We wish to convey our sincere appreciation to all participants, sponsors, booth operators and sponsors.

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Vision

The advent of computer technology a few decades ago has ahead human intellectual activity. The further emergence of mobile internet has impacted billions of lives.Now VR technology is expected to spread on a major scale. It will bring mankind closer to computing, and will contribute to the rise revolutionary services.

Speakers

Naotaka Fujii
VR Consortium Representative Director
Hacosco Inc. CEO
Yasuo Takahashi
Sony Interactive Entertainment
Director, Hardware / Global Product Strategy & Management Dept.
Tomoko Mikami
Microsoft Japan Co., Ltd.
Senior Director
Raymond Pao
HTC Corporation
VP / VR New Technology
Akio Tanaka
Infinity Venture Partners
Co-Founder & Managing Partner
William Luo
Huawei Technology
Head of VR Esports and Live Show
Jeff Pan
Tencent
Product Director / Smart Innovation Device Department
Akihiro Ando
LOCATION-BASED VR ASSOCIATION INC. Representative Director
HASHILUS CO.,LTD. President
Manabu Ishii
ADORES,Inc.
PRESIDENT AND REPRESENTATIVE DIRECTOR
Junichirou Koyama
BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc.
Executive Producer / AM Business Unit
Kazuhiko Hayami
CA Sega Joypolis Ltd.
Corporate Officer
Takahiro Kikuchi
Nikkei Business Publications, Inc.
Nikkei BP Intelligence Group ICT Innovation Research Institute Senior Fellow
Kensuke Joji
Jolly Good Inc.
CEO
Satoshi Chiba
Kudan, Inc.
Business Development (Asia)
Teppei Tsutsui
GREE VR Capital, LLC.
Managing Director
Tomohiro Ebata
KDDI CORPORATION
General Manager
Clinton Foy
CrossCut Ventures
Managing Director and General Partner
Jon Goldman
Greycroft Partners
Venture Partner
Masaru Yoshida
Nikkei Business Publications,Inc.
Deputy Editor / Nikkei Monozukuri
Tsuneaki Sakakibara
TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION
Project Manager / Engineering Systems Dept. No.3 Engineering IT Div.
Katsu Nishikawa
Honda R&D Co., Ltd.
Automobile R&D Center Chief Engineer

Programs

Premium SessionOctober 12, Thursday

International Conference Room

Venue Open
Opening Address
-
SessionThe Roadmap to $100 billion VR/AR Market
Moderator
  • Naotaka Fujii
    VR Consortium Representative Director
    Hacosco Inc. CEO
Panelists
  • Yasuo Takahashi
    Sony Interactive Entertainment
    Director, Hardware / Global Product Strategy & Management Dept.
  • Tomoko Mikami
    Microsoft Japan Co., Ltd.
    Senior Director
  • Raymond Pao
    HTC Corporation
    VP / VR New Technology
-
SessionChina VR Market Trends
Moderator
  • Akio Tanaka
    Infinity Venture Partners
    Co-Founder & Managing Partner
Panelists
  • William Luo
    Huawei Technology
    Head of VR Esports and Live Show
  • Jeff Pan
    Tencent
    Product Director / Smart Innovation Device Department
- Welcome Lunch
-
SessionWill Japan's VR arcades be accepted worldwide?
Moderator
  • Akihiro Ando
    LOCATION-BASED VR ASSOCIATION INC. Representative Director
    HASHILUS CO.,LTD. President
Panelists
  • Manabu Ishii
    ADORES,Inc.
    PRESIDENT AND REPRESENTATIVE DIRECTOR
  • Junichirou Koyama
    BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc.
    Executive Producer / AM Business Unit
  • Kazuhiko Hayami
    CA Sega Joypolis Ltd.
    Corporate Officer
-
SessionHow VR/AR/MR attracts startups
Moderator
  • Takahiro Kikuchi
    Nikkei Business Publications, Inc.
    Nikkei BP Intelligence Group ICT Innovation Research Institute Senior Fellow
Panelists
  • Naoto Kato
    Cluster, Inc.
    CEO
  • Kensuke Joji
    Jolly Good Inc.
    CEO
  • Satoshi Chiba
    Kudan, Inc.
    Business Development (Asia)
-
SessionLatest Investor Interest in VR/AR Market
Moderator
  • Teppei Tsutsui
    GREE VR Capital, LLC.
    Managing Director
Panelists
  • Tomohiro Ebata
    KDDI CORPORATION
    General Manager
  • Clinton Foy
    CrossCut Ventures
    Managing Director and General Partner
  • Jon Goldman
    Greycroft Partners
    Venture Partner
-
SessionManufacturing and VR/MR Technology
Moderator
  • Masaru Yoshida
    Nikkei Business Publications,Inc.
    Deputy Editor / Nikkei Monozukuri
Panelists
  • Tsuneaki Sakakibara
    TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION
    Project Manager / Engineering Systems Dept. No.3 Engineering IT Div.
  • Katsu Nishikawa
    Honda R&D Co., Ltd.
    Automobile R&D Center Chief Engineer
- Reception
Notes:
The session titles and speakers may change.
Meal and drinks will be provided at the Welcome Lunch and Reception.

Sponsors

SoftBank

Fujitsu / Fujitsu Design

microsoft

CREEK & RIVER

THETA

nangok

Dazzle

Hashilus

FOVE

Mori Building Co., Ltd.

Nihon Unisys, Ltd.

Media Partners

CNET Japan

TechWave

Nikkei Technology Online

Nikkei Monozukuri

Panora VR

famitsu.com

VR Inside

mynavi news

Mogura VR

MONOist

VR Watch

Social VR Info

Business+IT

ITpro

Note:
Listed in random order

Access

TOKYO BIG SIGHT
3-11-1 Ariake,Koto-ku,Tokyo, Japan

TOKYO BIG SIGHT
ConferenceTower 7F International Conference Room, East Exhibition Hall 1F East Hall 4

Venue map

Host

GREE, Inc.

VR Consortium

Co-host

Nikkei BP