Previous (2017) Conference Committee

BIOtech Japan is organised in cooperation with the industry-leading experts below.


Ken-ichi Arai

[Chairman]
Ken-ichi Arai
Professor Emeritus, The University of Tokyo /
Director, Chairman, SBI Biotech Co., Ltd.

  • Hideyuki Okano

    Hideyuki Okano
    Dean,
    Keio University School of Medicine,
    Professor,
    Dept. of Physiology,
    Keio University School of Medicine

  • Hiroshi Kiyono

    Hiroshi Kiyono
    Director and Professor,
    Div. of Mucosal Immunology,
    Dept. of Microbiology and Immunology, International Research and Development Center for Mucosal Vaccines,
    The Institute of Medical Science,
    The University of Tokyo

  • Tatsuhiko Kodama

    Tatsuhiko Kodama
    Professor,
    Dept. of Systems Biology and Medicine,
    Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology,
    The University of Tokyo

  • Tsutomu Nobori

    Tsutomu Nobori
    Professor Emeritus,
    Mie University

  • Toichi Takenaka

    Toichi Takenaka
    Chairman, Japan Health Sciences Foundation/
    Program Director, Project for
    Drug Discovery and Development,
    Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development(AMED)

  • Kenya Shitara

    Kenya Shitara
    Executive Officer, Director,
    Legal and Intellectual Property Dept.,
    Kyowa Hakko Kirin Co., Ltd.

  • Kazuhiro Sakurada

    Kazuhiro Sakurada
    Senior Researcher,
    Sony Computer Science Laboratories, Inc.

  • Tatsumi Yamazaki

    Tatsumi Yamazaki
    Distinguished Advisor,
    Chugai Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.

  • Shuichi Hayashi

    Shuichi Hayashi
    Vice President and Head of In Vitro Diagnostics,
    Roche Diagnostics K.K.

(Honorifics omitted. As of Sep. 2nd, 2016)