6 February 2020, Thursday
2:00pm - 6:15pm
(Registration for seminar starts at 1:00pm)
(Exhibitions also open between 10:00am - 11:30am)
The Athenee Hotel, Bangkok (Crystal Hall)
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Agenda

Thank you for joining us at the Hitachi Social Innovation Forum 2020. Through hosted exhibition and business seminars, we will present a wide range of Hitachi’s integrated solutions on developing Smart Cities and empowering Smart Manufacturing.

If you wish to visit the exhibition area in the morning, it is also open from 10:00am to 11:30am.

Part I: Business Seminar

10:00 - 11:30
Morning Preview of Exhibitions
13:00 - 14:00
Registration & Unveiling of Exhibition Area
14:00 - 14:05
Emcee Remarks
14:05 - 14:10
Opening Remarks
Mr. Kosuke Horiuchi
Managing Director, Hitachi Asia Ltd.
14:10 - 14:20
Welcome Address
Mr. Toshiaki Higashihara
President & CEO, Hitachi, Ltd.
14:20 - 14:40
Guest-of-Honor Speech
Dr. Suvit Maesincee
Minister of Higher Education, Science, Research and Innovation of the Kingdom of Thailand
14:40 - 14:55
Guest Speech
Mr. Kazuya Nashida
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to the Kingdom of Thailand
14:55 - 15:15
Photo Session & Coffee Break
 
15:15 - 15:20
Remarks
Mr. Yoshito Kodama
Managing Director, Hitachi Asia (Thailand) Co., Ltd.
15:20 - 16:05
Expert Talk
Dr. Kazuo Yano
Fellow and Corporate Officer, Hitachi, Ltd.
16:05 - 16:55
Panel Discussion on Smart Manufacturing, Smart Cities, Urbanization and Digital Transformation
Panellists:
  • Dr. Chinawut Chinaprayoon
    Executive Vice President, Digital Economy Promotion Agency (DEPA)
  • Mr. Anthony Arundell
    Senior Vice President, Head of Common Infrastructure, Sustainability & Smart City, Frasers Property Holdings (Thailand) Co.,Ltd.
  • Dr. Kazuo Yano
    Fellow and Corporate Officer, Hitachi, Ltd.
Moderator:
  • Mr. Andrew Hamilton
    GM APAC, Smart Digital Solutions Business Development Division, Hitachi Asia (Thailand) Co., Ltd.
16:55 - 17:00
Photo Session
17:00 - 17:10
Closing Remarks
Mr. Kojin Nakakita
Vice President and Executive Officer in charge of Regional Strategies (APAC) Hitachi, Ltd.,
Chairman of Hitachi Asia Ltd., Chairman of Hitachi India Pvt. Ltd.

Part II: Cocktail Reception

17:10 - 17:15
Cocktail Reception Opening
Mr. Toshiaki Higashihara
President & CEO, Hitachi, Ltd.
18:10 - 18:15
Cocktail Reception Closing
Mr. Yoshito Kodama
Managing Director, Hitachi Asia (Thailand) Co., Ltd.