CICC TOKYO DAYORI

CICC TOKYO DAYORI
CICC TOKYO DAYORI vol.76

It has been almost a year since the pandemic started.The numbers of new COVID-19 cases reported each day have increased morethan tenfold since  the first state of emergency was declared in Aprillast year.The Japanese Government has declared the second state of emergency forTokyo and three neighboring prefectures in an attempt to curb the risein coronavirus cases on January 7th (As of February, it is extended toother prefectures).In the statement, Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide asked bars andrestaurants to be closed by 8 p.m. (What an early closing it is! Canthey make lives for themselves?) Residents were also asked to refrainfrom non-essential outings after 8 p.m.Companies were asked to encourage remote work and […]

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CICC TOKYO DAYORI
CICC TOKYO DAYORI vol.75

Cultural Icon of “IN-KAN”, in New Normal era to come Japan is no exception from countries and territories around the world,being forced to accelerate digital transformation (“DX”) and to seekfor “New Normal” during and post COVID-19 Pandemic state-of-emergencysituation. In the midst of such critical timing, on September 16, 2020, thenPresident of the ruling party, Liberal Democratic Party (LDP), Mr.Yoshihide SUGA was sworn in as 99th Prime Minister of Japan, andimmediately, inaugurated Suga Cabinet. Along with the critical wheelsteering to cope with COVID-19 Pandemic, digital reformation is beingflagged as main stream of the new cabinet in order to ensure effectiveDX. Amongst all issues pertaining to DX effects, pushing to quickly stampout […]

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CICC TOKYO DAYORI
CICC TOKYO DAYORI vol.74

Supercomputer “FUGAKU” got the Quattro crowns (Top500, HPCG, HPL-Al,Graph500)as the Highest-Performance Processing capacity of the computer in theworld 2020. I cannot forget, there was a man who was called “The genius ofcomputer” in Fujitsu.  History of Computer in Japan was started fromhim I believe. His name is Mr.Toshio Ikeda. 75 Years ago, Japan wasdefeated in World War II. After the war, Japan succeeded in sharpreconstruction from the damage by the war. He was not only a brilliantengineer but also a great motivator, an educator, a philosopher, anartist and a great communicator.My favorite two impressive words of Mr.Toshio Ikeda:“All development starts with an emotion from bottom of heartdynamically. If you areimpressed by […]

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