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Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Drinks Reception

50 Ideas to Change the World

London |
Speakers include:
Masanori Koguchi

Masanori Koguchi

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI)

Leyla Boulton

Leyla Boulton

Financial Times

Kate Russell

Kate Russell

Overview

The Financial Times, in partnership with Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, request the pleasure of your company to attend a special drinks reception to commence at 6:00 pm, during the FT Future of Manufacturing Summit

Join us and hear from Kate Russell, Author and Tech commentator and Masanori Koguchi, Chief Financial Officer, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries on the latest trends, challenges and opportunities for incremental innovation. Gain valuable insights on how highly innovative companies are leveraging this type of innovation and balancing the innovation portfolio between evolutionary and revolutionary initiatives.  The discussion will be hosted by Peter Marsh, former Financial Times Manufacturing Editor and Author, The New Industrial Revolution.

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Find out more: 50 Ideas to Change the World

To find out more about 50 Ideas to Change the World please visit:

www.ft.com/reports/50-ideas

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Host (1)

Masanori Koguchi

Masanori Koguchi

Chief Financial Officer
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI)

Masanori Koguchi is the Chief Financial Officer of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI), and also serves as Head of the company’s Business Strategy Office and the Global Finance & Accounting Department. He is also a member of MHI’s Board of Directors. 

Mr Koguchi was appointed as Senior General Manager of MHI’s Finance Department in 2008. During this period he helped steer MHI through the aftermath of the 2008 global financial crisis and ensured that the company maintained a strong financial base.  

Building on this experience Mr Koguchi encouraged the company’s corporate reforms as Head of MHI’s Business Strategy Office. These included the establishment of a strategic business evaluation system in 2014, which allowed more efficient allocation of company resources.

In June 2015 Mr Koguchi was named as company CFO.

Speakers (3)

Leyla Boulton

Leyla Boulton

Editor, Special Reports
Financial Times

Leyla Boulton is an Executive Editor of the Financial Times and Editor of Special Reports on countries, sectors, and the big themes of the day. Before spending a decade as a newsroom editor and web pioneer, she was the FT's Turkey Correspondent. She started her FT career as a correspondent in Moscow before serving as the newspaper's Global Environment Correspondent. Previously she covered technology, transport, and environment for Reuters in Brussels.

Kate Russell

Kate Russell

Author and Technology Commentator

Kate Russell is an internationally renowned journalist, reporter and author, who has been writing about technology and the Internet since 1995. A regular commentator on the BBC’s technology programme “Click” for over a decade, Kate also has monthly technology focused columns in National Geographic Traveller magazine and BBC Focus magazine. Her website, KateRussell.co.uk, won the 2015 UK Blog Awards for best individual digital and technology blog, and in June 2015 she was voted the 25th most influential woman in UK IT by Computer Weekly magazine. Her first book “Working the Cloud” (2013) delivered a collection of online tips, tricks and resources for small businesses, start-ups and entrepreneurs. Her second published book,”Elite: Mostly Harmless” (2014), is a crowd funded science fiction novel based on a remake of the computer game that first inspired her love of technology. Kate is also a prolific speaker, commentator and facilitator on the technology scene, often being invited to lecture in universities and speak in schools and at educational events to inspire the next generation of tech enthusiasts.

Peter Marsh

Peter Marsh

former Manufacturing Editor, Financial Times
Author of The New Industrial Revolution

 

Peter Marsh is a journalist, and lecturer and commentator on 21st century manufacturing. His best known book is The New Industrial Revolution: Consumers, Globalization and the End of Mass Production, published in 2012 by Yale University Press. Mr Marsh has a programme of speaking engagements in 2016 on how countries can revitalise their economies using new ideas, following his other presentations on this subject in the US, UK, South Korea, China, Italy, Germany and Lithuania. In 2015, Mr Marsh started MadeHereNow, a website about UK manufacturing. From 1983 to 2013 he worked at the Financial Times where his most recent job was manufacturing editor. Mr Marsh has a degree in chemistry from the University of Nottingham. His other books have covered microchips (The Silicon Chip Book, Abacus), robotics (The Robot Age, Abacus) and the space industry (The Space Business, Penguin). Before the FT, Peter was employed as a journalist at the Luton Evening Post, Building Design magazine, and New Scientist.

Venue

etc.venues St Paul's
200 Aldersgate
London EC1A 4HD

United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0) 20 3011 0830

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Hosted by (2)

The Financial Times is one of the world’s leading business news organisations, recognised internationally for its authority, integrity and accuracy. In 2016 the FT passed a significant milestone in its digital transformation as digital and services revenues overtook print revenues for the first time. The FT has a combined paid print and digital circulation of more than 910,000 and makes 60% of revenues from its journalism.

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, headquartered in Tokyo, is one of the world’s leading industrial firms with over 83,000 group employees and annual consolidated revenue of around 38 billion U.S. dollars. For more than 130 years, the company has channeled big thinking into innovative and integrated solutions that move the world forward. MHI Group owns a unique business portfolio covering land, sea, sky and space.

MHI Group provides world-class technical solutions across the entire energy value chain that enable industry-leading production efficiency and significantly reduced environmental impact. MHI Group’s energy portfolio spans conventional and nuclear power, including GTCC (gas turbine combined-cycle) and IGCC (integrated coal gasification), renewable energy solutions such as offshore wind turbines, geothermal and organic rankine cycle power generation technology as well as turbomachinery. MHI Group is leading the change in the industrial and power generation sectors through its advanced technology, service and digital solutions.

For more information, please visit MHI’s website: www.mhi.com

For the latest trends and innovations shaping industrial technology, visit MHI’s online media Spectra: spectra.mhi.com