IEICE Tokyo Section Symposium
Capable of supporting various fields such as energy, transportation, healthcare and agriculture, ICT is expected to become a social infrastructure which can create new industries. In recent years, attention is especially paid to the M2M (Machine to Machine) communication technology.
In this symposium, the social role of "M2M communication technology" will be overlooked from the viewpoint of application, and the issues in creating new social infrastructure will be discussed. The first part will address ICT applications and the expectation for future M2M technology in healthcare field, firstly. Then, several experts who are playing leading role in "New Generation M2M Consortium" and "Broadband Wireless Forum" are invited to introduce the current situation and issues of M2M in various applications such as "Public Mobile network field", "Sensor network field", and "Home network field".
In the second part of panel discussion, the topics of "What should the M2M communication technology do now?" and "What are the issues regarding creating a true social infrastructure" will be discussed aiming to the new creative society.
October, 7th (Fri.)
|13:30-17:00 Meeting Room 302, International Conference Hall|
M2M Communication Technology Towards a New Creative Society
"M2M for realizing a new creative society."
Hiroyuki Morikawa - Director of Tokyo Section, IEICE. Professor of the Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology (RCAST), the University of Tokyo.
|13:35-14:05||What does a patient do after he leaves the doctor's office? We now know! Examples of the multi-award winning lifewatcher healthcare platform and expectations on the future of M2M technology.
James Hiroshi Nakagawa - CEO & Chief Care Architect at Mobile Healthcare Inc.,
|14:05-14:35||M2M applications and issues in public mobile network.
Masanobu Fujioka - Chief Technology Officer, Ericsson Japan.
|14:35-15:05||M2M activities and issues in sensor network.
Shigeru Okuya – Vice President and Senior General Manager, Carrier Services Operations Unit, NEC Corporation.
|15:05 -15:35||M2M activities and issues in home network.
Kazuaki Takahashi - Chief Engineer, Communication Core Device Development Center, Tokyo R&D Center, Panasonic Corporation.
|15:50-16:05||Expectations and Issues Towards a New Creative Society with M2M.
Tomonori Aoyama – Professor of the Research Institute for Digital Media and Content, Keio University. Member of Science Council of Japan.
|16:05-16:20||M2M Policy for Realization of the Networked Knowledge and Information Society
Charley K. WATANABE
Director of ICT Strategy Policy Division,
Global ICT Strategy Bureau,
Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications
"What should M2M do now?" and "What are the issues regarding creating a true social infrastructure?" as a telecommunication technology to contribute to a new creative society.