Collaborative business

No Maps × Unexplored Hokkaido IT Creator Summit in Sapporo

~ To the unexplored place of the forerunner not on the map ~



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Date and time
October 13, 2018 (Saturday) 16: 30 ~ 18: 30
Sapporo Ekimichori Underground Walking Space (Chi Ka · Ho)
Sapporo IoT Innovation Promotion Consortium will hold a seminar for students, local governments and corporate people co-organized with Hokkaido Bureau of Economy, Trade and Industry within the business convention 'No Maps'.
The "unexplored creator *" attracting worldwide attention in recent years has entered, and IT creators grow up in rural areas and discuss the future of Hokkaido, such as creating an environment to create a new business.

* Unexplored program: A program aimed at "discovering and nurturing young IT human resources with outstanding talent and ideas" that IPA (Information-technology Promotion Agency) under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry is implementing. Since its launch in 2000, he has produced more than 1,600 IT creators. People who start entrepreneurs of "unicorn companies" have also appeared, attracting worldwide attention in recent years. Hokkaido has also produced many unexplored creators so far, and this year also four students adopted it.


Date and time October 13, 2018 (Saturday) 16: 30 ~ 18: 30
Venue Sapporo Underground Walking Space Kita 3 St. Square
Entry fee free
Application Application by E-mail is accepted.
Subject: 【Application】 Please make "Hokkaido IT Creator Summit" and specify the affiliation, name and contact address in the text and send it to the following application.
* We will not use any information you provide for any purpose other than the purpose of holding this briefing.
Application deadline: Friday, October 12, 2018
Hosting Sapporo IoT Innovation Promotion Consortium
Co-organized Hokkaido Region of Industry
Special cooperation No Maps Committee


 "IT Creator x Region"
~ Challenge of IT creators in rural areas, about making environment growing together ~

Hiroyuki Ito
No Maps Executive Chairperson
Representative Director of Krypton Future Media Corporation, Sapporo IoT Innovation Consortium Steering Committee

Mr. Ikuo Takeuchi
Unexplored general project manager
Professor Emeritus of the University of Tokyo

Hideyuki Nakajima
Former unexplored project manager
Sapporo City University President, Sapporo AI Lab Executive Producer

Tatsuya Honda
Fujitsu Limited Ontenna Project Leader, 2014 Unexplored Super Creator

Mr. Daisuke Sakamoto
Associate Professor, Hokkaido University, Youth unexplored 2002


Hiroyuki Ito

Representative director of Krypton Future Media Co., Ltd. / No Maps Executive Committee Chairperson

Established Krypton Future Media Co., Ltd. in 1995. With over 100 partners in countries around the world, more than 30 million sound contents are the largest in the world. DTM software, 3DCG technology and so on, and is also known as a development company of "Hatsune Miku". Launched Creative Convention "No Maps" in 2016, appointed executive chairperson.

Ikuo Takeuchi

Unexplored Project Manager · Professor Emeritus of the University of Tokyo

1971 I entered the NTT laboratory. He was a professor at the University of Electro-Communications in 1997, the University of Tokyo graduate school in 2005, and a professor at the Waseda University Science and Technology Academy in 2010. Participated as a project manager from the beginning of unexplored IT human resource discovery and training business, and fostered many young IT creator. Known as the "original giant hacker" in Japan, he retains many achievements such as the idea of ​​"Takeuchi function".

Hideyuki Nakashima

President, Sapporo City University · Honorary President, Hakodate Future University

1983 I entered the Ministry of International Trade and Industry, Ministry of International Trade and Industry. After working as Director of Cyber ​​Assist Research Center, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, 2001, President of Future University of Hokkaido in 2004. From 2018 he is the President of Sapporo City University. From 2004 to 2017, he was an unexplored project manager and trained many young IT creator. He continues to lead AI research in Japan as a leading figure.

Tatsuya Honda

Fujitsu Ltd. Ontenna Project Leader

Completed graduate school of Future University of Hakodate. Certified as unexplored super creator in 2014. Work on research and development of "Ontenna" to hearing impaired people by converting sound into light and vibration and notifying them. Good Design Award 2016 Special Award. In 2017 Economic Journal Forbes awarded "30 under 30 Asia" who played 30 important people under 30 years old. Participated in a research team representative of Mr. Yoichi Ochiai, adopted as CREST of JST.


Daisuke Sakamoto

Associate Professor, Hokkaido University

2008 Hakodate Completed Doctor of Future University Doctoral Program. Associate Professor, Graduate School of Hokkaido University, 2017, after assistant professor of the University of Tokyo and a special lecturer. He is engaged in research on interaction design between people and computers and robots. Received the Best Paper Award etc at academic conferences and symposiums both in Japan and abroad. Laval Virtual 2010 Jury Special Grand Prix, 2012 Good Design Awards and many others.


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TEL: 011-709-2311 (extension 2566)