Congress Chairs

Sadao Nakai Professor Emeritus, Osaka University,
Japan
Christopher Barty University of California Irvine,
USA
Reinhart Poprawe Fraunhofer ILT,
Germany
Ruxin Li Shanghai Institute of Optics and Fine Mechanics,
China

International Advisory Board

Chair

Kenichi Iga Professor Emeritus, Tokyo Institute of Technology

Members(Under negotiation)

  • Andreas OstendorfProfessor., Ruhl-University Bochum, Germany
  • Isamu AkasakiDistinguished Professor Emeritus, Nagoya University, Japan
  • Michiharu NakamuraCounselor to the President, JST, Japan
  • Ryoji ChubachiPresident, AIST, Japan
  • Kazuo FurukawaPresident, NEDO, Japan
  • Maki KawaiPresident, Institute for Molecular Science, Japan
  • Yasuhide TajimaExecutive Director, National Institutes for Quantum and Radiological Science and Technology, Japan
  • Akira HirumaPresident and CEO, Hamamatsu Photonics K. K., Japan
  • Bill GoldsteinDirector, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, USA
  • John CollierDirector, Central Laser Facility, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, UK
  • Gerard MourouProfessor, Ecole Polytechnique, France
  • Qihuang GongPresident, Chinese Optical Society; Peking University, China
  • Jae W. HahnPresident, Optical Society of Korea; Yonsei University, Korea

Organizing Committee

Chairs

Yoshiaki Kato The Graduate School for the Creation
of New Photonics Industries
Kazuo Kuroda Utsunomiya University,
LDC

Vice Chairs(Under negotiation)

  • Toyohiko YatagaiUtsunomiya University, BISC
  • Takashi IshidePresident, Japan Laser Processing Society
  • Makoto KikuchiPresident, Japan Association for the advancement of Medical Equipment
  • Takashige OmatsuChiba University, OMC

Members(Under negotiation)

  • Mitsutoshi HatoriProfessor Emeritus, Tokyo University
  • Nobuyuki KondoChairman, Japan Importers Association of Lasers and Electro-Optics
  • Kenichi UedaThe University of Electro-Communications
  • Minoru ObaraProfessor Emeritus, Keio University
  • Fumihiko KannariKeio University
  • Naoshi KondoKyoto University
  • Mitsuo TakedaUtsunomiya University
  • Katsumi MidorikawaRIKEN
  • Kunioki MimaThe Graduate School for the Creation of New Photonics Industries
  • Naotada OkadaCorporate Manufacturing Engineering Center,Toshiba
  • Hitoshi OgataFriend of company, Mitsubishi Electric, Inc.
  • Shinji YamadaCenter for Exploratory Research, Hitachi
  • Tsutomu HaraCentral Laboratory, Hamamatsu Photonics K. K.
  • Hitoki YonedaThe University of Electro-Communications, ALPS
  • Tomonao HosokaiOsaka University, HEDS
  • Yasuhiko ArakawaThe University of Tokyo, ICNN
  • Norihiro HagitaATR Intelligent Robotics and Communication Laboratories, IoT-SNAP
  • Hiroshi MurataOsaka University, LDC
  • Hiroshi AmanoNagoya University, LEDIA
  • Takunori TairaInstitute for Molecular Science, LIC
  • Nobuhiko SarukuraOsaka University, LSC
  • Toshikazu EbisuzakiRIKEN, LSSE
  • Takahisa JitsunoOsaka University, PLD
  • Masahiro TsukamotoOsaka University, SLPC
  • Tetsuya IshikawaRIKEN, XOPT
  • Kazuto YamauchiOsaka University, XOPT

Steering Committee

Chair

Shuji Sakabe Kyoto University

Vice Chair

Kazuhisa YamamotoOsaka University

Members(Under negotiation)

  • Yasuhiro MiyasakaNational Institutes for Quantum and Radiological Science and Technology, ALPS
  • Yusuke FurukawaThe University of Electro-Communications, ALPS
  • Osamu MatobaKobe University, BISC
  • Hirotaka NakamuraOsaka University, HEDS
  • Satoshi IwamotoThe University of Tokyo, ICNN
  • Ken-ichi KitayamaThe Graduate School for the Creation of New Photonics Industries, IoT-SNAP
  • Atsushi KannoNational Institute of Information and Communications Technology, IoT-SNAP
  • Katsuhiro IshiiThe Graduate School for the Creation of New Photonics Industries, IoT-SNAP
  • Norihiro OhseSONY, LDC
  • Tetsuya TakeuchiMeijo University, LEDIA
  • Ryuji KatayamaOsaka University, LEDIA
  • Yoichi SatoInstitute for Molecular Science, LIC
  • Yuki MinamiOsaka University, LSC
  • Akihiko NishimuraJAEA, LSSE
  • Takashi FujiiCRIEPI, LSSE
  • Katsuhiko MiyamotoChiba University, OMC
  • Takahisa JitsunoOsaka University, PLD
  • Masahiro TsukamotoOsaka University, SLPC
  • Makina YabashiRIKEN, XOPT
  • Hirokatsu YumotoJASRI, XOPT

Exhibition Committee

Chair

Kazuhisa Yamamoto Osaka University

Members

  • Noriyuki KondoJapan Laser
  • Tsuyoshi NakamuraTRUMPF
  • Kanji ItoHamamatsu Photonics K.K.
  • Tetsuya NakaiThorlabs Japan

OPTICS & PHOTONICS International Council

President

Sadao Nakai Professor Emeritus, Osaka University

Vice President

  • Yoshiaki KatoPresident, GPI; President, The Laser Society of Japan
  • Akira HirumaChairman of the Board, Hamamatsu Photonics K. K.

Board Members

  • Takashige OmatsuExecutive Director, Photonics Division Chief Secretary; Chiba University
  • Takashi IshidePresident, Japan Laser Processing Society; Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.
  • Makoto KikuchiPresident, Japan Association for the advancement of Medical Equipment
  • Kazuo KurodaUtsunomiya University
  • Nobuyuki KondoChairman, Japan Importers Association of Lasers and Electro-Optics
  • Mitsuo TakedaUtsunomiya University
  • Shuji SakabeOsaka University
  • Mikio ShishinoPresident, OPTO SCIENCE, INC.
  • Kenkichi TaniokaVice President, Medical Imaging Consortium
  • Mitsutoshi HatoriPresident, Japan Photonics Council, Professor Emeritus, Tokyo University
  • katsumi MidorikawaDirector, RIKEN Center for Advanced Photonics
  • Toyohiko YatagaiUtsunomiya University
  • Kazuhisa YamamotoOsaka University

Auditor

  • Tetsuya NakaiPresident, Thorlabs Japan
  • Satoru UedaUEDA SATORU Certified Public Tax Accountants Office Medical Imaging Consortium
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