Takeda Symposium

"Distance between Human and Machine”
Date: February 4, 2017
Venue: The Takeda Hall, the Takeda Building, the University of Tokyo

Satellite Workshop
10:00 - 12:00Awarding Ceremony, the Takeda Young Entrepreneurship Award
12:00 - 13:00Lunch Break
13:00 - 13:05Opening Remarks
Osamu Karatsu, Chairman, the Takeda Foundation
Part I : Awarding Ceremony
13:05 - 13:30The Takeda Young Entrepreneurship Award
Part II : Presentations (delivered in Japanese)
13:35 - 14:30Towards the Mysteries of Sleep
Masashi Yanagisawa, Director and Professor, World Premier International Research Center, International Institute for Integrative Sleep Medicine, Tsukuba University
14:30 - 15:25Humanoid Robot – Its Presence and Dialogue with Human
Hiroshi Ishiguro, Professor, Department of Systems Innovation, Osaka University
15:25 - 15:35Break
15:35 - 16:30Machine Operates Machine
Hisashi Taniguchi, President and CEO, ZMP Inc. (Robots of Everything)
Part III : Panel Discussion
16:35 - 17:20Moderator: Osamu Karatsu, the Takeda Foundation
Speakers: Masashi Yanagisawa, Tsukuba University
      Hiroshi Ishiguro, Osaka University
      Hisashi Taniguchi, ZMP Inc.
17:20 - 17:25Closing Remarks
Norio Ohto, Senior Managing Director, the Takeda Foundation
Part IV
17:25 - 18:40Reception & Poster Presentation the Takeda Young Entrepreneurs