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FUTUREPROOFING
July 18–19, 2012 in Tokyo, Japan


TUESDAY, JULY 17
7:00 PM
Reception and Dinner

WEDNESDAY, JULY 18
7:30 AM

Breakfast

8:30 AM
Conference Welcome
8:40 AM
Conference Overview
Len Kleinrock, TTI/Vanguard Advisory Board
9:00 AM

On the Impact of 3–11
Kiyoshi Kurokawa, Professor, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies

9:45 AM

Saving Lives and Livelihood in Disasters through IT Lifeline
James Kondo, Country Manager, Twitter Japan

10:30 AM
Break
11:00 AM
Network Convergence Policy in China
Mark Natkin, Founding and Managing Director, Marbridge Consulting
11:45 AM
Nurturing Technopreneurship in China
Chris Evdemon, Partner, Innovation Works Development Fund
12:30 PM
Members' Working Lunch in Prominence 1
1:40 PM

Innovation of Complex Systems in Two Short Years: OLEV and MH
Nam Pyo Suh, President, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)

2:30 PM

Cash Goes Mobile and Electronic:. First to Market in Japan, and Then What?
Gerhard Fasol, Founder and CEO, Eurotechnology Japan K.K.

3:20 PM
Break
3:50 PM

Why the East Asian System Is Winning
Eamonn Fingleton, Author, In the Jaws of the Dragon: America's Fate in the Coming Era of Chinese Hegemony

4:40 PM
Reflections
Bob Lucky
, TTI/Vanguard Advisory Board
6:30 PM
Reception and Dinner

THURSDAY, JULY 19
7:30 AM

Breakfast

8:30 AM
TTI/Vanguard Announcements
8:45 AM

Learning from the Tsunami – How to Build Resilient Systems
Barry Lynn, Director, Markets, Enterprise and Resiliency Initiative, New America Foundation

9:40 AM
Designing for Creative Sparks
Masa Inakage, Dean and Professor, Graduate School of Media Design, Keio University
10:30 AM
Break
11:00 AM

We Choose to Go Exascale, Not Because It's Easy, but Because It's Hard
Satoshi Matsuoka, Professor, Global Scientific Information and Computing Center, Tokyo Institute of Technology

12:00 PM
Repurposing Hardware and Software for Human–Machine Outputs
Daito Manabe, Artist and Designer, Rhizomatiks
12:50 PM
Members' Working Lunch
2:00 PM

Creative Process that Combines Storytelling and Technology
Masashi Kawamura, Creative Director and Founder, Party Inc.

3:00 PM
Conference Reflections
Bob Lucky, TTI/Vanguard Advisory Board
4:00 PM
Close of Conference
7:00 PM
Dinner

FRIDAY, JULY 20
7:30 AM

Breakfast

8:15 AM
Field Trip to Computer Vision Laboratory, University of Tokyo
12:15 PM
Box Lunch
1:00 PM
Field Trip to Printing Museum, Tokyo
4:30 PM
Return to hotel

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