Keynote speakers at ZMP World 2019

ZMP Inc. in Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo (CEO, Hisashi Taniguchi, hereinafter ZMP) will hold ZMP World 2019 from July 23rd (Tuesday) to 26th (Friday), 2019. We are pleased to announce that the speakers for the keynote speech has been decided.

Three speakers who are active in the front lines of various fields such as art, medicine and life sciences on the world stage have graciously accepted to give keynote speeches at ZMP World 2019.

You can reserve the seats for keynote lectures through our reservation site. We look forward to seeing you there.

Date and Time of Keynote lectures
・ July 23rd (Tue) 17:00 to 18:00
​ ​Special Talk: "International contemporary artist, Miwa Komatsu X ZMP Hisashi Taniguchi"
・ July 24th (Wed) 16:30 to 17:30
"Healthcare Theory of Evolution ~ Seeing happiness beyond the change" ​Presented by Dr. Shigemi Kitahara, President, KNI Medical Corporation​ ​
・ July 25th (Thu) 16:30-17:30
“Super Longevity and Positive Medicine” Presented by Hiroshi Ito, M.D., Ph.D. of Keio University and director of Japanese Society of Anti-Aging Medicine

Miwa Komatsu

Shigemi Kitahara

Hiroshi Ito

【ZMP World 2019 Special Page】
The 4 day program schedule is published. (※ as of May 15)

【How to apply】

Please apply with the following reservation form.
Participation application form:​ ​

【Speaker Profiles】
● Miwa Komatsu​ ​
Graduated from Joshibi College of Art and Design where she decided to become a copperplate painter. Her artwork "Shijukunichi" in which she expressed her own view on life and death came under the spotlight. Starting from copperplate engraving, Komatsu has enlarged her ways of expression to acrylic paintings and even to Arita-porcelain in recent years. She created the Guardian Lion Dogs to collaborate with the garden designer Kazuyuki Ishihara for his "The Edo Garden" which won the Gold Medal at Chelsea Flower Show in UK. In October, this “Guardian Lion Dogs: Heaven and Earth” was elected for permanent display at the British Museum. Komatsu has been active internationally versatile fields including addition of the work to World Trade Center in New York and she won the "Young Artist of the Year 2017" at the "Tian Gala 2017" (Beijing) in 2017.
・ Miwa Komatsu official site:

● Shigemi Kitahara
Kitahara Neurosurgery Hospital (now Kitahara International Hospital) was established in 1995 at Hachioji city, the skirt of Tokyo, Japan.To provide consistent medical care from emergency and surgery to home care and rehabilitation Currently, it operates as a medical corporation, KNI, in Tokyo and Miyagi Prefecture.At the same time, he challenges to reform healthcare and medical system in Japan and globally through his business and NGO activity. He proposes that outbound medial tourism, healthcare / medical exportation, should be the way to follow, not inbound medical tourism.
Kitahara Hospital Group:
・ Medical Mirai:

● Hiroshi Ito
He specializes in a wide range of subjects, including hypertension, diabetic vascular complications, endocrine metabolism, anti-aging medicine, etc. For the first time in the world, he have proposed the "Metabolic Domino", which has revealed the link between metabolism and lifestyle-related diseases, heart disease, kidney disease, and stroke. As a leading person in "Metabolic Domino Research" internationally, he aim to reduce lifestyle-related diseases. In the research field, he received many awards such as the Takamine Jokichi Research Award. Currently he is the President of the Japanese Society of Hypertension.

[ZMP World 2019 held summary] 
テーマ:『R&Dから量産化へ -ZMPが起こすロボリューション-』
Date and time: From July 23rd (Tuesday) to 26 (Friday) 2019 , from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Venue : Bellesalle Iidabashi First Tokyo Bunkyo-ku Kouraku 2-6-1 Sumitomo Iidabashi First tower​
Participation fee: Free (Separate fee is charged for reception)
Special page:​ ​

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