July 10, 2018 - Tokyo, Japan
It's happening fast. Everywhere we turn, things and processes are becoming more connected and intelligent. How will disruptive technologies change existing products, plants, and cities?
- Can cybersecurity threats be overcome?
- When will machine learning and artificial intelligence transform operations?
- Will open source solutions impact traditional software and automation domains?
- How will a digitally-enhanced workforce stem the loss of tribal knowledge?
- How do connected products create opportunities in aftermarket services?
- What steps can organizations take to foster innovative thinking?
At this unique event, over 200 top industry executives will get together to explore best practices for success in manufacturing. Join us at the 20th Annual ARC Japan Forum in Tokyo to learn more about how digitizing factories, cities, and infrastructure will benefit technology end users and suppliers alike. Discover what your peers are doing today and what steps they are taking in their respective journeys.
Who Should Attend
- CEOs, COOs, and Presidents
- CIOs and CTOs
- VPs and Directors of IT
- VPs, Directors, and Managers of Operations
- VPs, Directors, and Managers of Supply Chain
- VPs, Directors, and Managers of Manufacturing
- VPs, Directors, and Managers of Engineering
- Plant Managers and Supervisors
- Production Managers and Supervisors
Following is the preliminary schedule for the forum. Time and sessions are subject to change
Session 1: Global Market Trends and Visions
|9:30 AM||ARC Advisory Group|
|10:00 AM||Coffee/Tea Break|
Session 2: Infra-Energy Integration/Smart City
| 10:30 AM||
S21: Smart Buildings
|S22: Emission Monitoring Systems|
|S23: Smart Asset Performance Management/3D Context Capture|
|S24: Q&A Session|
Session 3: Smart Manufacturing
S31: Smart Vehicles and Logistics 4.0
|S32: Artificial Intelligence|
|S33: Digital Factory|
|S34: Q&A Session|
|3:30 PM||Coffee/Tea Break|
|Session 4: Virtualization and Internet of Things|
S41: Future Control Systems and Internet of Things
|S42: Operations with Artificial Intelligence|
|S43: Control Security|
|S44: Q&A Session|
|6:00 - 7:30 PM||Buffet Party|
The Forum is held at KFC Hall.
Sumida-ku, Tokyo 130-0015
Format of the Forum Sessions
Presentations and discussions will be in both Japanese and English with simultaneous translation.
Business casual attire is suggested.
Get the Most Out of Your Trip to Japan
Japan is rich in culture. While you are here why not visit a few of the many regions. Visit www.jnto.go.jp for more information on Japan and assistance with your travel plans.
The forum fee is US$500 if registered by July 4, 2018. After that date the fee is US$1000. The fee includes a luncheon and a 'Getting Acquainted' Buffet Party plus all program materials.
Cancellations and Substitutions
Substitutions may be made at any time at no additional charge. The registration fee is fully refundable up to three weeks prior to the Forum date. A 50% cancellation fee will be assessed after that date. All cancellations must be received in writing.
To register for the Forum please call +81 42 991 1685 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
For information on opportunities for sponsoring the forum, please contact Shuji Abe, email@example.com, +81 42 991 1685.
The following companies have attended previous ARC Forums
ABB Bailey Japan
Automation News Company
Bentley Systems Japan
Business & Technology Daily News
CC-Link Partner Association (CLPA)
Cosmo Energy Holdings
Deloitte Tohmatsu Risk Service
Heavy & Chemical Ind. News Agency
Industry Control Solution Lab
ISA Japan Section
Iwai Kikai Kogyo
Japan Robot Association (JARA)
Japan Electrical Manufacturers' Association (JEMA)
JXTG Nippon Oil & Energy
Kogyo Gijutsu Sha
MHPS Control Systems
Mitsubishi Chemical Engineering
Mitsubishi Gas Chemical
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems
Morinaga Milk Industry
Motoyama Engineering Works
Nagoya Institute of Technology
Nippon Paper Industries
Nippon Sheet Glass
Nippon Steel & Sumikin Engineering
Nomura Research Institute
NPO 3D-CAD Engineers' Association
Osaka University and Kobe University
Schneider Electric Software Japan
Shinkawa Sensor Technology
Showa Shell Sekiyu
Society of Instrument and Control Engineers (SICE)
Stratus Technologies Japan
Tokyo Electron Device
Toshiba Digital Solutions
Toshiba Infrastructure Systems & Solutions
Toyo Business Engineering
UEZUMI T&A ORG
Waterfall Security Solutions
Yokogawa Solution Service