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METI to Hold Robot Revolution and Industrial IoT International Symposium 2018

October 15, 2018

On October 19, 2018, the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) and the Robot Revolution Initiative of Japan (RRI) will jointly hold a Robot Revolution and Industrial IoT International Symposium 2018 - Industrial IoT Future Images and International Standards Connecting the World-.

1. Background and purpose

The Connected Industries Policy is Japan’s concept aiming to create new added value and solutions to various problems in society through connectedness of various faces of modern life, such as machines, data, technologies, people and organizations, including those between the existing industries and digital technologies. As a part of the efforts to this end, METI and RRI will jointly hold an international symposium titled “Industrial IoT Future Images and International Standards Connecting the World.”

2. Outline of the symposium

Date and time: October 19 (Fri.), 2018; from 13:00 to 17:10
Venue: Main Stage, East Hall 6, Tokyo Big Sight (capacity: 500)
Co-organizers: METI, RRI
Program:

(1) Business Future Images of Manufacturing and Service with IIoT

Speeches:

Panel discussion

(2) Harmonizing Smart Manufacturing Standards with Future Images

Speeches:

Panel discussion

3. Prior registration for attending the symposium

If you wish to attend the symposium, visit the following website for prior registration. Admission is free.

Division in Charge

Policy Planning and Coordination Division, Manufacturing Industries Bureau, METI

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