Minoru Matsutani

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Connecting realities through cyberspace

Business / Tech | CEATEC 2019 Special Oct 6, 2019

Connecting realities through cyberspace

One of the highlights of this year's CEATEC (Combined Exhibition of Advanced Technologies) is Society 5.0 Town, an exhibition area where companies from diverse sectors such as retail, banking, construction, transport and local governments will showcase their technologies to connect people, information and things ...

Data sharing among 'Fourth Industrial Revolution' goals

Business | davos special 2019 Jan 22, 2019

Data sharing among 'Fourth Industrial Revolution' goals

Launched in July with the goal of updating regulations that hinder effective usage of cutting-edge technologies, the Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution Japan has been helping the government lay out guidelines for an optimal future society. The "Fourth Industrial Revolution" is currently being brought ...

Japanese entrepreneurs among Young Global Leaders

Business | davos special 2019 Jan 22, 2019

Japanese entrepreneurs among Young Global Leaders

Every year, the World Economic Forum selects 100 of the world's most promising artists, business leaders, public servants, scientists and social entrepreneurs as Young Global Leaders. These people will join a five-year program that will challenge them to think beyond their scope of expertise ...

LNG and the future of Japanese energy

National | GASTECH JAPAN 2017 Apr 4, 2017

LNG and the future of Japanese energy

Japan Gastech Consortium Chairman Nobuo Tanaka expects Gastech Japan 2017 to be a milestone for power suppliers and users to come to a consensus on the role of gas in the energy mix of the future. Gastech Japan 2017, the world's largest event for the ...