Multi-modal Sensing Co-creation Consortium Industry-academia co-creation platform Joint research promotion program OPERA


Multimodal Sensing Co-Creation Consortium Symposium 2024!

News 04/Mar/2024

*With 248 participants, the event was a great success. Thank you very much.

This year's symposium, which marks the final year of the Toyohashi University of Technology OPERA "Multimodal Sensing Co-Creation Consortium" (JST OPERA Program), will introduce the results of research and development that the Multimodal Sensing Co-Creation Consortium has been working on, as well as future initiatives. We sincerely look forward to your participation.

Multimodal Sensing Co-Creation Consortium Symposium

  • Time and Date: 15:00-17:00 Friday, 1 March 2024,

  • Venue: TOYOHASHI ARTS THEATRE PLAT(Art-Space) and online streaming (Zoom)
    ☆Participation is free and open to all

  • Registration has now closed.(This event has ended)

  • Programs
    14:00~14:05:Opening remarks
    ・Kazuhiko Terashima, President of Toyohashi University of Technology

    14:05~14:15:Guest greetings

    ・Kenkichi Sakoda,Director,Industrial Collaboration Promotion Office, Industrial Collaboration and Regional Promotion Division, Science and Technology Policy Bureau, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology

    ・Shigeki Sakai, Director, Manager,Department of Innovation Platform,Japan Science and Technology Agency

    14:15~15:05:Keynote speech

    「Semiconductor Supply Chain and Setouchi Semiconductor Co-Creation Consortium」

    ・Akinobu Teramoto, Professor, Director, Research Institute for Nanodevices,Hiroshima University

    15:05~15:15:Consortium overview
    ・Kazuaki Sawada, Project Coordinator

    15:15~15:25:Future Initiatives
    ・ Etsuzo Kawai, OPERA ProjectManager, Toyohashi University of Technology

    15:25~15:40: < Break >

    15:40~16:15:Progress reports on each R&D issue

    ・「basic technology for multimodal sensing」
     Kazuaki Sawada, Professor, Professor, Faculty of Engineering, Department of Electrical and Electronic Information Engineering, Toyohashi University of Technology

    ・「Development of Multimodal Sensing Technology for Environmental Studies」
     Toshihiko Noda, Associate Professor, Institute for Research on Next-generation Semiconductor and Sensing Science (IRES²), Toyohashi University of Technology

    ・「Multimodal Sensing Technology Applied for Agriculture」
     Kotaro Takayama, Professor, Graduate School of Engineering Department of Mechanical Engineering, Toyohashi University of Technology

    ・「Development of Multimodal Sensing Technology in Medical Drug Discovery」
     Schuichi Koizumi, Professor, Department of Neuropharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Yamanashi

    ・「Health Monitoring with Multimodal Sensing Technology」
      Toshiya Sakata, Associate Professor, Department of Materials Engineering Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo

    ・「Application of Multimodal Sensing Technology to Human-Machine Harmony」
     Michiteru Kitazaki, Toyohashi University of Technology Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering Graduate School of Engineering

    16:15-16:55:panel discussion
    ・Moderator:Kazuaki Sawada, Project Coordinator

    16:55:Closing remarks
    ・Akihiro Wakahara, Executive Trustee, Vice President (Research, Strategic Planning, Kosen Liaison), Toyohashi University of Technology


    TOPICS List

    Multi-modal Sensing Co-creation Consortium

    Development of Multi-Modal Sensing Technology for Visualization of Physical and
    Chemical Phenomenon with Micrometre Resolution.

    Management Institution:
    Toyohashi University of Technology
    Ehime University, The University of Tokyo, University of Yamanashi, NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (KOSEN), NAGANO COLLEGE, Association for Toyohashi Sensor
    Participating Companies:
    AROMA BIT, INC., IMRA Japan Co., Ltd., KYOCERA Corporation, KYOWA Co., Ltd., GLORY LTD., SINTOKOGIO, LTD., SINFONIA TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD., DAIKIN FINETECH,LTD.,DENSO CORPORATION, Toho Technology Corporation, HAMAMATSU PHOTONICS K. K., Farmship, Inc., Planet Co., Ltd., Riccoh Co., Ltd., Y.A.C. HOLDINGS CO., LTD., CKD Corporation, NSW Inc., Hinge Therapeutics, Inc., InfiniteBio, Inc., PROVIGATE Inc., TANSAQ Co., Ltd.