Over the last two decades, impact of the Internet has become widespread. So far, Information and Communication Technology (ICT) has been used mainly for consumers through e-commerce, social media and the like. Now the Internet and ICT are being increasingly applied in industry such as manufacturing in full swing. These trends are leading to “Digital Transformation” and new innovations in existing business models. Revolutionary changes are predicted in various industrial sectors by 2020.
The present "Global ICT Summit 2016", the ninth in a series, is intended to discuss about these trends along with the main subject "Digital Transformation - Changing Business and Changing Manufacturing". Executives of leading companies and government policy makers will be invited from both inside and outside Japan to the meeting as speakers and discussants.
|Title||Global ICT Summit 2016
"Digital Transformation – Changing Business and Changing Manufacturing"
|Date||June 6 (Mon.) - 7 (Tue.), 2016|
|Venue||Nikkei Hall (Otemachi, Tokyo)|
|Organizers||Nikkei Inc., The Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications|
|Admission||Admission Free (Pre-registration required)|
Nikkei Hall 1-3-7, Otemachi, Chiyodaku, Tokyo, JAPAN