INTER BEE IGNITION

World of New Video Expressions Reveals the Possibilities and Future of Media and Entertainment

The world of media and entertainment expressions is one that is rapidly evolving and changing. This year will see the development of various challenges in new video expressions produced through collaborations between creators, contents and technologies with a focus on show biz, music and sports. We will showcase the possibilities and future of this by looking at the latest information and up-to-date trends in the market that is progressing on a daily basis. This will include virtual reality (VR) and 360º video, for which the release of diverse content has started, as well as augmented reality (AR), hologram video, live viewing, robotics and the introduction of AI to video expression technologies.

IGNITON Kynote

Venue International Conference Room, 2F International Conference Hall
KN-162 INTER BEE IGNITION Keynote Speech

11.16 Thu. 1:30-15:00

Conference Reservation

Broadcasters Evolving together with Artificiallntelligence

Keynote Speech Future of Video: Emotion, Creation and Consumption

Mr. Yoichi Ochiai CEO, Pixie Dust Technologies, Inc./
Advisor to President. Assitant Professor, University of Tsukuba

Mr. Yoichi Ochiai

Panel Discussion To Ensure Broadcasring Stations Thoroughly Utilize Artificial Inteligence

Panellists

Mr. Yoichi Ochiai CEO, Pixie Dust Technologies, Inc./
Advisor to President. Assitant Professor, University of Tsukuba

Mr. Yoichi Ochiai

Mr. Ikko Kambara Program Director, General Broadcasting Adminidtration,
Special Content Development, JAPAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION

Mr. Ikko Kambara

Mr. Kohei Kawakami Technology Research & Development, Engineering & Technology Dividion,
Research & Development, Nippon TV Research LAB
Nippon Television Network Corporation

Mr. Kohei Kawakami

Moderator

Mr. Mariko Nishimura Chief Editor of SENSORS.jp CEO, HEART CATCH Inc.

Mr. Mariko Nishimura

Open Stage Sessions

Venue INTER BEE IGNITION Stage, Exhibition Hall 6

How to attend: No reservation required. Please come to the venue directly.

11.15 Wed. 10:30-12:00

Advanced Imaging Society Lumiere Japan Awards 2017 Ceremony

We will announce and acknowledge this year's winners of the Lumiere Japan Award given to high-quality 3D, 4K and VR works and the Good Practice Award given to efforts expected to contribute to the development of relevant fields.

[ Last year's Awards Winning Works ]
3D Category: Grand Prix
"8K:VR[ Aoi- Sakanaction ]"
NHK Media Technology, Inc./
NHK Enterprises, Inc.

4K Category: Grand Prix
"Miyakojima –Healing Beach-"
Vicom Inc. /Sony PCL Inc.

11.15 Wed. 13:10-14:10

Reproduction of Past Cities with the Wisdom
of Crowds in Memory: Approaching a New Project
with Toshio Tsuchiya × Rhizomatiks Seichi Saito

Panellists

Mr. Toshio Tsuchiya Senior Director, Nippon TV Lab,
Nippon Television Network Corporation

Mr. Toshio Tsuchiya

Mr. Seiichi Saito Executive of Rhizomatiks

Mr. Seiichi Saito

Moderator

Ms. Mariko Nishimura Chief Editor of SENSORS.jp/CEO, HEART CATCH Inc.

Ms. Mariko Nishimura

11.15 Wed. 15:00-16:00

Future of Technology Led by Content

Panellists

Mr. Motoi Ishiabshi Engineer/Artist Rhizomatiks Research

Mr. Motoi Ishibashi

Mr. Katsumi Nogami Contemporary Media Artist

Mr. Mirai Mizue Animation Director

Mr. Mirai Mizue

Moderator

Mr. Atsushi Wakimoto General manager, Cultural Division, Computer Graphic Arts Society(CG-ARTS)
Secretariat Director of JApan Media Arts Festival

11.15 Wed. 16:30-17:30

Potential of Expressions Depicted by Fashion × Art × Technology

Panellists

Mr. Motoi Ishibashi Engineer/Artist, Rhizomatiks Research

Mr. Motoi Ishibashi

Mr. Yuima Nakazato Fashion designer

Mr. Yuima Nakazato

Mr. Tetsutoshi Tabata Visual artist, 66b/cell

Mr. Tetsutoshi Tabata

Moderator

Mr. Yoshitaka Ando C.C.N.,LLC

11.16 Thu. 10:30-12:00

Tearing Down the Fixed Concepts of the Media!

Panellists

Ms. Yukiko Oshio Senior Producer, Production Center I Home & Food Programs Division,
Program Production Department,
Japan Broadcasting Corporation

Ms. Yukiko Oshio

Ms. Asako Tomura UX Business Development Div. UX Planning Dept.,
Contents Development Sec. Senior Manager, Sony Corporation

Ms. Asako Tomura

Mr. Tetsuya Mizuguchi CEO, Enhance Incorporated

Mr. Tetsuya Mizuguchi

Mr. Kunitake Saso CEO, biotope co., ltd

Mr. Kunitake Saso

Moderator

Ms. Mariko Nishimura Chief Editor of SENSORS.jp/CEO, HEART CATCH Inc.

Ms. Mariko Nishimura

11.16 Thu. 13:00-14:00

Future of Media Business Opened Up by VR × AI

Mr. Kensuke Joji CEO, JOLLYGOOD INC.

Mr. Kensuke Joji

Mr. Kengo Ishii TOKAI TELEVISION BROADCASTING Co.,Ltd

Mr. Kengo Ishii

11.16 Thu. 15:30-16:30

Robot x The future of television

Mr. Takashi Mianto Advanced Telecommunications Research Institute International(ATR)

Mr. Takashi Mianto

Mr. Ryosuke Mochizuki Board Director, robot start inc.

Mr. Ryosuke Mochizuki

Mr. Kohei Kawakami NIPPON TELEVISION NETWORK CORPORATION

Mr. Kohei Kawakami

11.16 Thu. 18:00-18:50

INTER BEE IGNITION NIGHT

11.17 Fri. 10:30-12:00

"VR Creative Award 2017" The future of VR expression by winning works

11.17 Fri. 12:30-13:30

Crossing the Boundary of the Stadium and the Living Room!
Style of Watching Sports Is Changing by Data & Sensors

Panellists

Mr. Kei Kanazawa Knowledge Development Section and Baseball Business Divsiton/Analyst,
Data Stadium Inc.

Mr. Kei Kanazawa

Mr. Masayoshi Boku Representative Director, Bascule Inc.

Mr. Masayoshi Boku

Moderator

Ms. Mayumi Morinaga Media Communication Producer
Hakuhodo DY Media Partners Inc.

Ms. Mayumi Morinaga

11.17 Fri. 14:30-15:30

Seeking Music Not Heard Before and Video Not Seen Before!
What Is "MUTEK" – a Global Scale Culture and Art Festival That Makes Full Use of Music and Technology

Pnellists

galcid Artist

galcid

Mr. Tetsuji Ohno Intercity-Express

Mr. Tetsuji Ohno

Moderator

Mr. Shuichirou Iwanami Director, MUTEK Japan

Mr. Jyunichi Takekawa Creative Director, MUTEK Japan

11.17 Fri. 16:00-16:50

Will 2D Characters Change Television?

Panellists

Mr. Naotaka Maeda Producer, Production Division,
Nippon Television Network Corporation

Mr. Naotaka Maeda

Mr. Yohei Sadoshima Co-Founder/CEO, Cork Inc.

Mr. Yohei Sadoshima

Mr. Kaoru Yoshizawa CEO, AVA Inc.

Mr. Kaoru Yoshizawa

Moderator

Ms. Mariko Nishimura Chief Editor of SENSORS.jp/CEO, HEART CATCH Inc.

Ms. Mariko Nishimura