25+ years ICT industry veteran. Held variety of leadership positions in Sales, Marketing and Business Development in Asia Pacific region.
Most recently CTO Japan at Cisco, also served as the global IoE Innovation Center Tokyo lead. Also, Vice President of the Internet Association Japan covering the Internet Governance and IoT Business Development. Served in various Japanese government technology policy development study groups regarding the Internet policy, IPv6, IoT, Green, Cyber security agenda.
The session is not only to share observation on current state of overall innovation ecosystem in Japan, but also provide perspective on potential opportunity as well as how the startups and corporation may work together to drive co-innovation going forward.