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The 8th Super Interdisciplinary Conference] Grab the Stomachs of Mankind! Key person of Singapore's food hub project comes to Japan to talk about the state of human resources in the food industry Luncheon Session / March 8, 2019, 12:00pm-@Shinjuku, Tokyo

luncheon session
Grab the Stomach of Humanity! Who are the people who can navigate the diversification of food culture?

Riverness will sponsor the event.The 8th Main Meeting of the Association of Hyperdifferent Fields(Friday and Saturday, March 8-9, 2019), within the (Friday and Saturday, March 8-9, 2019), key players in the food hub plan being promoted in Singapore, Roth's Chief Health Officer, and a global trend-savvy accelerator.Luncheon Seminar byGrab the Stomachs of Mankind! What kind of human resources can navigate the diversification of food culture?"(Food sponsor: Yoshinoya Holdings Co.)The event will be held at the following location.

The 8th Main Conference of the Association of Hyperdifferent Fields WEB:https://hic.lne.st/2019

Today, food is attracting increasing attention around the world. These include not only food production technology to feed a rapidly growing population, but also functional foods that capture the concept of preventive medicine from food, next-generation foods such as clean meat that will change the existing concept of food, and cooking technology that pursues deliciousness.
As the way people think about food changes, what is required of those who work in the food industry will also change. What kind of people will be responsible for the future of human food?
He is a key player in the Singapore government's food hub plan, and Chief Health Officer of Rohto Pharmaceuticals, an internationally acclaimed developer of a variety of functional food products,Accelerator well versed in global trendswill be invited to participate in the discussion.

We will have a program of discussions among researchers, venture companies, and large corporations from various perspectives, not limited to the themes of this session.
Audience members are invited to attend the conference. Please visit the conference website (see below).



Grab the Stomach of Humanity! Who are the people who can navigate the diversification of food culture?
Food Sponsor Yoshinoya Holdings Co.

Date and Time: Friday, March 8, 2019, 12:00-12:50 p.m.
Place: Bellesalle Shinjuku Grand (Sumitomo Fudosan Shinjuku Grand Tower 5F, 8-17-1 Nishi-Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-0023)
Nearest Stations: Nishi-Shinjuku Station (Marunouchi Line), Tochomae Station (Oedo Line) Shinjuku Nishiguchi Station (Oedo Line), Shinjuku Station (JR Line, Marunouchi Line, Odakyu Line, Keio Line, Shinjuku Line, Oedo Line)


at-sunrice GLOBAL CHEF ACADEMY Founder/Director
Mr. Kwan Lui Ed. D. (hon.)
Mr. Kwan is an entrepreneur and educator. In recent years, he founded At-Sunrice GlobalChef Academy, a chef training school, in 2001. At-Sunrice has already launched Open sesame, a special course to nurture entrepreneurs in the food sector as a cross-disciplinary accelerator, and offers programs to study interdisciplinary areas as diverse as sustainability, welfare, education, tourism, journalism, and "hospitality". At-Sunrice has already signed a cooperation agreement with NTUitive, an incubator at Singapore's Nanyang Technological University, and is also involved in Professor Hervé THIS's research program on molecular gastronomy cooking methods based on pure compound physics.



Executive Vice President, Chief Health Officer (Chief Health Officer), Overseas Business and Technology, Rohto Pharmaceuticals / President and Representative Director, M.G. Pharma Co.
He came to Japan in 1984 as a researcher at the Faculty of Engineering, Osaka University, completed his doctorate at the Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University in 1989, and joined Taiyo Kagaku Co. After serving as Director and General Manager of Research Department and International Department, he was appointed as Executive Vice President in 2003, and subsequently held the position of Chief Executive Officer of several overseas group companies (USA, Germany, India China, etc.): In 2014, he was appointed as Executive Vice President of Rohto Pharmaceutical (in charge of overseas business and technology) and the first CHO (Chief Health Officer) in Japan, leading Rohto Pharmaceutical's health management. He has published more than 180 academic papers and applied for more than 130 patents. He has been invited to give more than 100 presentations at conferences and symposiums around the world and is active globally, including appearances in the mass media.



Director, Sigmaxis Inc.
Hirotaka Tanaka
After working for a major domestic manufacturer and a foreign consulting firm, he joined Sigmaxyz in 2017. He has consulting experience in multiple areas including high-tech, manufacturing, telecommunications, growth strategy, new business development, and M&A execution and negotiation, etc. In the last few years, he has been focusing on lifestyle and business evolving along with technology. As one of his activities, he organizes "Smart Kitchen Summit Japan," aiming to clarify the way forward for Japan in the area of food and cuisine, and to create the evolution of new industries.



Managing Director, Leave a Nest Singapore Pte.
Kihoko Tokue
He spent his childhood in Southeast Asia and spent his university and graduate school years in the United States and Australia studying bird breeding behavior. After completing his PhD, he joined Liverness in 2011. From the beginning, he concurrently served on the global team and in 2013, he established Leave a Nest Malaysia Sdn. Bhd. And later, in December 2016, he was appointed as Management Director of Leave a Nest Singapore Private Ltd. He oversees Southeast Asia from Singapore and develops businesses that connect Singapore to the rest of the world.


------------------------------------------The outline of the 8th Main Conference of the Society for Hyperdifferential Studies: -------------------------------------------

Conference theme: Connecting, Time, Space, and the Senses
Date and time of the event:
Friday, March 8, 09:00-18:20 (18:30-20:00 Reception)
Saturday, March 9, 09:00-18:20 (18:30-20:00 Reception)
Organized by: Liverness Co.
Venue: Bellesalle Shinjuku Grand
Participation fee: Free for academics and presenters, 100,000 yen for companies (50,000 yen for applications before the end of January)
    *Free of charge for partners and those willing to serve as judges
Convention URL:https://hic.lne.st/2019
Conference program (tentative, excerpts):

Friday, March 8
keynote speech
TECH PLANTER World Communication
Deep Tech Sessions (Introductory/Drone/Food Tech)
Real Tech Venture of the Year 2019 Awards Ceremony
 The Future of Human-Robot Interaction."
 Genomics, Industry, and Us: Approaches and Prospects for a Genome-utilizing Society
 Creation of "comfortable spaces" through contact with nature.
 Food production using underutilized resources."
 The Truth About Local Ecosystems, According to the Founders."
 "Mind Sensing and Beyond - Psychology x Technology Expands the Future."
 'Did you know that you can consult with town factories about your ideas? Into the Era of Superfactories Manufacturing Knowledge"
<Short pitch
 Technology Splash" (short pitches by poster presenters)

Saturday, March 9
keynote speech
Liberace Research Funding Award 2019
Expanding the World of Taste with Technology

Exploring the Origins of Innovation
"Thinking about how to cultivate the earth to feed 10 billion people."
."New research and business created by researcher-initiated ventures and large companies"

 "Excitement Deepens Education for the Future."
 What is the Value of Human Beings in a Society Based on Artificial Intelligence? 〜Creating a future in which all people can play an active role"
 "Re-Designing Learning Environments: How to Nurture the Next Generation to Solve the World's Problems?"
 Creating a New Image of the Researcher: How Creative Are You? ~"
 Toward an Information Ecosystem Linking Healthcare and R&D."
 "New Themes Can Be Discovered by Rowing to the Sea - Seeds of Research and Business Born from Unexplored Fields"
The 2nd Cellular Agriculture Conference - Practical applications are in sight! The Forefront of Cellular Agriculture and Cultured Meat"


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