BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.6080@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20191007T000000Z DTEND:20191007T000000Z DESCRIPTION:EVENING LECTURE\n<strong>Monday\, October 7\, 6&ndash\;8 PM</st rong>\nIn Japan\, robots already perform a variety of tasks\, from greetin g hotel guests to airport surveillance operations. What does the future of technology hold beyond robotics? The Japanese company Cyberdyne is develo ping Cybernics Technologies\, leading the endeavor to form a new "Cybernic s Industry." Based on Cybernics\, which is centered around the fusion and combination of &ldquo\;man\,&rdquo\; &ldquo\;robot&rdquo\; and &ldquo\;inf ormation\,&rdquo\; HAL (Hybrid Assistive Limb) was developed to improve a patient&rsquo\;s ability to move and is now gaining attention worldwide. I n this program\, Cyberdyne&rsquo\;s Founder and CEO Yoshiyuki Sankai discu sses the company&rsquo\;s impact on society through existing products as w ell as his pioneering vision for the future.\n<strong>Speaker:</strong>\n< strong>Yoshiyuki Sankai</strong>\, Founder\, President &amp\; CEO\, CYBERD YNE Inc.\; Professor &amp\; Executive Research Director\, Center for Cyber nics Research\, University of Tsukuba\n<strong>Presider:</strong>\n<strong >Bruce Lieberthal</strong>\, Chief Innovation Officer\, Henry Schein\, Inc .\n<strong>Agenda:</strong>\n\n6-6:30 PM\nRegistration\n\n6:30-7:30 PM\nLe cture and Q&amp\;A\n\n7:30-8 PM\nReception\n\n<strong>Admission:</strong>\ nNon-members: $20\nCorporate members: Free\, up to designated number of ti ckets\; additional tickets $15\nIndividual members at Patron Circle level and above: $15\nAcademic and government: $15\nSeating is available on a fi rst come\, first served basis.\n<em>Prepayment must be made with a credit card. All cancellations must be made at least 48 hours prior to the event. </em>\nFor more information\, please contact the Business and Policy Progr am at 212-715-1208 or email&nbsp\;<a href="mailto:register@japansociety.or g">register@japansociety.org</a>.\nREGISTER HERE\n<a href="https://www.jap ansociety.org/event/cybernics-revolution-cyberdynes-vision-and-strategy">h ttps://www.japansociety.org/event/cybernics-revolution-cyberdynes-vision-a nd-strategy</a> SUMMARY:Cybernics Revolution: Cyberdyne’s Vision and Strategy URL:/en/events/2019/10/07/cybernics-revolution-cyberdynes-vision-and-strat/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR