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The Seventh CMI Symposium

Industry-University-Government Collaborative Project
Aiming for Technological Innovation
in a New Era of Aircraft Manufacturing
Collaborative Research Center for Manufacturing Innovation, IIS, UTokyo
Consortium for Manufacturing Innovation (CMI)
Time and Date: October 11, 2019 (Friday)  13:00-17:00
                  (Registration starts from 12:30)
Venue: Convention Hall, 2nd Floor of An Block, IIS, Komaba II Campus, The University of Tokyo
  【 Access to Komaba Research Campus 】
Conference Fee: Free of Charge
Informal Meeting: 5,000 yen
The Seventh CMI Symposium was successfully held with attendance of many people.
We have posted the presentation materials and photos, so please refer to it.
The joint R&D project ”CMI” in collaboration with Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo, 22 companies including Boeing, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Kawasaki Heavy Industries and SUBARU, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry and NEDO has now entered into the seventh year from April 2019. poster
Poster of CMI Symposium
(English Version)
The growing aircraft industry is seeking new high-efficiency manufacturing technology in the globalization of commercial aircraft production. We CMI will continue to research and develop innovative manufacturing technologies that meets the needs of aircraft industry.
In this symposium, lectures of latest administrative trends in aircraft manufacturing, aircraft market trends and technical trend will be given and we will also introduce achievements and activities of the CMI.
Program and materials
13:00-13:05Opening Speech photo
Dr. Kazuyuki ISHII, Professor, Deputy Director,
IIS, The University of Tokyo
13:05-13:40“The Direction Japanese Aerospace Industry should head for and Expectations towards CMI” photo
Ms. Sakura MURAHASHI, Head of Technology,
Aerospace and Defense Industry Division,
Manufacturing Industries Bureau Ministry of Economy,
Trade and Industry
13:40-14:15“Results of CMI Research and Development” photo
Dr. Hiroshi USUKI, Professor, IIS, The University of Tokyo
14:15-14:50“Current State, Challenges and Opportunities for CMI” photo
Dr. Glen M. Brown, Manager, Product Development,
Boeing Commercial Airplanes
14:50-15:25“Future Aircraft Manufacturing Initiatives of
Kawasaki Heavy Industries”
Dr. Akihito SAKAI, Associate Officer, Deputy General Manager
(Aerospace Business, SCM/IoT),
Manufacturing Division Aerospace Systems Company
Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd.
15:25-15:40(Coffee Break)  
15:40-16:15 “Measurement and compensation for volumetric accuracy based on high-precision kinematic model
-- Case studies of machine tools and industrial robots”
Dr. Soichi IBARAKI, Professor, Hiroshima University
16:15-16:50“CMI Activity Policy” photo
Dr. Akira HASHIMOTO, Project Professor,
IIS, The University of Tokyo
17:00Closing Remarks  
17:30-19:00Informal Meeting  
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