24-26 Oct, 2017 in IKEBUKURO(23-25 Oct, TIMM in SHIBUYA)

News Release


Newsletter Vol.6
Seminar Lineup Announced !!!

In this week’s newsletter:

  • Seminar Lineup Announced!!!
  • Mini-stage information
  • Business matching information
  • Buyer/Visitors Registration Early Bird will be closed 7th Sep(Thu)!!
  • Ikebukuro (Toshima City) Fun Facts

  • Seminar Lineup Announced!!!

    This year JCS will hold seminars that will tell you the latest information such as industry trends and the situation of each country. The content of the seminar has been decided one after another. We will introduce some seminar lineups in advance.

    TIMM(Shibuya Venue)
    Global Strategies of Anisong: The Current and Future Possibilities

    Anison live “Anisong World Matsuri”, a Japanese entertainment company started for the world since 2016. Furthermore, in March this year, Anison fixed-price distribution service “ANiUTa” (ANIUTA, INC.) which has been established by 10 music record companies. Panel about the present situation and possibilities of the anison market toward global expansion will be held by the founder of this service

    Shiro Sasaki
    (CEO, ANIUTA, INC. / President, FlyingDoc, Inc. / Board of Directors, JVCKENWOOD Victor Entertainment Corp.)
    Shunji Inoue
    (President and Representative Director, Lantis Co., Ltd. / Board of Directors, ANIUTA, INC. / Chairman, BANDAI NAMCO Live Creative Inc.)

    TIAF(Ikebukuro Venue)
    「The Current State of the Japanese Animation Industry」

    Based on the new information of the Animation Industry Report, the database working group chairperson Hiromichi Masuda and Naofumi Ito will discuss the scene and future development of Japanese animation industry, the development of animation related business in Japan and overseas, the possibility of overseas development and international collaboration.

    Hiromichi Masuda
    The Association of Japanese Animations Business Committee Vice Chairman
    Naofumi Ito
    ASATSU-DK INC. Department Director Content Strategic Planning Office Content Division”

    TIFFCOM・TIAF・TIMM Joint Seminar (Ikebukuro Venue)
    「2.5-Dimensional Musical ~its possibility into worldwide~(provisional title)」

    The 2.5-Dimensional Musical which is a collective term of stage version with original cartoon, animation, game as boasts of Japan. Recognition both domestically and abroad has also increased rapidly and inbound measures are actively taken. The two directors of the Japan 2.5-Dimensional Musical Association talk about the live entertainment stage content, music, the relationship with the video, future possibilities both in Japan and abroad

    Makoto Matsuda 
    JAPAN 2.5-DIMENSIONAL MUSICAL ASSOCIATION Chairman, Theatrical Producer,Chairman and CEO of Nelke Planning Co., Ltd.
    Haruki Nakayama
    JAPAN 2.5-DIMENSIONAL MUSICAL ASSOCIATION Board Member.Chairman. President and CEO Marvelous Inc. Chairman HAYAO NAKAYAMA Foundation for Science & Technology and Culture

    Announcement about mini stage

    This year we are going to set up a mini stage at the Ikebukuro venue. We will set up a small stage in an open area at the venue. Please use it for corporate PR, planning, project pitching, mini seminars etc.

    【Presentation dates and times】
    October 24(Tue)・25(Wed)・26(Thu)


    * October 26 (Thu) 【16:00-16:30】is not set
    * The scheduled presentation time is up to 30 minutes.

    【Entry fee】
    For Exhibitors: free. This is a special offer valid only this year.
    For registrants other than Exhibitors: ¥ 100,000 / 1 round

    Details here
    Application form here

    Business matchmaking meeting information

    This year, as part of service improvement for exhibitors and participating buyers, we are going to hold a business matchmaking meeting.
    Focusing on the new exhibitors, identifying the needs, picking out appropriate matches among registered buyers, we will efficiently select the best-suited matches and help you increase the number of business negotiations / signed contracts during the exhibition.

    Buyer/Visitors Registration Early Bird will be closed 7th Sep(Thu)!!

    Registration is Now Open for Buyer ,Visitor and Press !
    Buyer registration and details
    Early bird special for buyers now available until 7th Sep (Thu) !

    Until 7th Sep (Thu), JCS is accepting buyer registration with the special rate ¥10,800 (tax included).
    Please don’t miss this opportunity to register during the period!

    Early bird special: ¥10,800 (tax included): Register by Thursday, September 7
    Standard / JPY 16,200 (tax included) : September 8 (Fri) – October 10 (Tue)

    Note: You must submit your buyer history to register

    Early bird special for visitors: ¥13,500 (tax included): Register by Thursday, September 7

    Until 7th Sep (Thu), JCS is accepting visitor registration with the special rate ¥13,500 (tax included).
    Please don’t miss this opportunity to register during the period!

    Standard / JPY 20,250 (tax included): September 8(Fri) – October 10 (Tue)
    Visitor registration and details

    Ikebukuro (Toshima City) Fun Facts

    We’ll be showcasing more great features of Ikebukuro (Toshima City) in our newsletter.

    The office block comprising a cinema complex with 10 screens and a conference hall suitable for a wide range of business users, will also commence operation in the summer of 2020 , making the birth of eight theaters that is unprecedented in the world.

    <For more information,contact:>
    Japan Content Showcase Office
    【TEL】 +81-3-6226-3020
    【FAX】 +81-3-6226-3024