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Memoriam Symposium for establishment of The CMC Center was held

Memoriam Symposium for establishment of The CMC Center was successfully held on November 29, 2018 in TFT Hall 300. I hope that this symposium will beer fruitful results owing to your cooperation.


Memoriam Symposium for establishment of
The CMC Center, Tokyo University of Technology
“CMC and the Future of Aviation Industry”

Date, Time: Nov 29, 2018, 10:00am~12:45am
Venue: TFT Hall 300 (Tokyo Big Sight, 3-4-10 Ariake, Koto-ku, Tokyo)
Map link: https://goo.gl/maps/kfAfMsT8GGw

Hosted byTokyo University of Technology
Co-hosted by Japan International Aerospace Exhibition 2018

Sponsored by:Ministry of Economy Trade and Industry (METI)
Ministry of Education. Culture Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)
New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO)
Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST)

Supported by:Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Aero Engines
IHI Corporation
Kawasaki Heavy Industries
Japan Fine Ceramics Association (CMC Consortium)

・Opening remark Isao Karube (President of Tokyo University of Technology)
・Complimentary address Teruo Kishi (Program Director of SIP, Professor Emeritus of The University of Tokyo)
・Complimentary address Hiroyuki Hatada (Director General, Aerospace and Defense Industry Division, METI)
・Keynote speech: The future of CMC (10:20-10:40)
Yutaka Kagawa (Tokyo University of Technology, Director of The CMC Center)
・Invited speech: Improving the Value Proposition of Ceramic Matrix Composites (10:40-11:10)
Andrew Lazur (Pratt & Whitney)
・Invited speech: Ceramic Matrix Composites: Aircraft Engines & Beyond (11:10-11:40)
Brain Dix (GE Aviation, Senior Manufacturing Projects & Initiatives Staff Manager)
・Panel discussion: The future of CMC and the role of The CMC Center (11:40-12:40)
Takeshi Nakamura (IHI Corporation)
Kenichiroh Igashira (Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd.)
Masanori Ushida (Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Aero Engines, Ltd.)
Yutaka Kagawa
・Closing (12:45) and Q&A Session for media (12:45-)
・Reception for invited speakers and guests at Sky Lounge (Tokyo Big Sight Conference Tower, 6F, 13:30-15:00)