National Annual Conference in recent years

1993(34th Conference) held in Tokyo

Main Subject Requirement of survival as manufacturer in coming 21st Century
Track 1 Making of profitability in the changing era
Track 2 Making of the system to pursue the totally best suited performance
Track 3 Making of floor shop to contribute to increase the profitability

1994(35th Conference) held in Kobe

Main Subject Pursuance of reformation management(New Innovation and strategic coordination)
Track 1 Restructuring for new value creation in business
Track 2 Challenge for innovation of job and improvement of productivty measured by time
Track 3 Reforming of floor shop to be promotive and flexible

1995(36th Conference) held in Sendai

Main Subject IE to challenge practically to global change in economy
Track 1 IE to cope with competition of Price Destruction
Track 2 Establishment of working site to keep innovation

1996(37th Conference) held in Nagoya

Main Subject How to make as manufacturer in coming 21st Century that is the era of integrated information technology
Track 1 Innovation of production system and management by using the integrated information technology
Track 2 Kaizen of working site to contribute how to make

1997(38th Conference) held in Fukuoka

Main Subject Study for indispensable condition of company to survive in coming 21st Century
Track 1 Creation of new management to challenge to revolution and new production system
Track 2 Promotion of floor shop innovation that makes much of vitality and job worthiness

1998(39th Conference) held in Tokyo

Main Subject Study for substantial competitiveness to survive in borderless era
Track 1 Management of the value added business to create the new competitiveness
Track 2 Business system to respond quickly to customer by using the network organized by people, material and information
Track 3 Floor shop of keeping to be competitive : To innovation from improvement

1999(40th Conference) held in Kobe

Main Subject Innovative management to open up in 21th century
Track 1 Management focused on core competency
Track 2 Making systems seeking creation and speed-up
Track 3 Reforming of floor shop to be more active

2000(41st Conference) held in Sendai

Main Subject Management innovation-Manufacturing to answer to the needs of customer
Track 1 Management innovation surviving in Information Technology era
Track 2 Making of floor shop to be continuously innovative

2001(42th Conference) held in Nagoya

Main Subject Management challenging in the new Century-Pursueing the essence of manufacturing to be supported by men of talent
Track 1 Management of promoting the men of talent to be based on the manufacturing
Track 2 Manufacturing of utilizing the IT(Information Technology)

2002(43th Conference) held in Kitakyushu

Main Subject Value Creation from Innovation–Manufacturing and promotion of human resource making the competitiveness
Track 1 Creation of new production system coping with the globalization and speed-up of business
Track 2 Promotion of floor shop innovation and human resource that make value creation

2003(44th Conference) held in Yokohama

Main Subject Study for Corporate management to survive in borderless era
Track 1 Corporate management of the new value creation and using the core competency
Track 2 Reform to acquire the low-cost structure of company
Track 3 Human resource management to support competitiveness of manufacturing

2004(45th Conference) held in Kyoto

Main Subject Rediscovery of made in japan, – Study for the origin of MONOZUKURI
Track 1 Study for the DNA of MONOZUKURI
Track 2 The making of structure which can follow the change of the market
Track 3 Build a robust shopfloor by the improvement power and elimination of waste

2005(46th Conference) held in Sendai

Main Subject Continue attaching to MONOZUKURI in Japan
Track 1 New reform of the MONOZUKURI process
Track 2 Production reform which the shopfloor sends

2006(47th Conference) held in Nagoya

Main Subject Shopfloor management which wins straight victories in global competition
Track 1 The preparation activities for optimal production which the shopfloor sends
Track 2 The ardent love to the MONOZUKURI which is scrupulous by simple honesty
Track 3 A customer viewpoint, high quality, and high added value MONOZUKURI
Track 4 Shopfloor power is strengthened with wisdom and a device
Track 5 The bases of MONOZUKURI are tradition of skill and management of human resource
Track 6 About the secret which is successful at an overseas production base

2007(48th Conference) held in Kitakyushu

Main Subject The innovation of the company which heightens shopfloor power
Track 1 The making of structure which leads to competitive power strengthening
Track 2 The promotion of the shopfloor and management of human resource produce innovation

2008(49th Conference) held in Kyoto

Main Subject Japanese power can be sold
Track 1 Innovative power
Track 2 Power of human resources
Track 3 Power of quality
Track 4 Traditional power
Track 5 environmental strength
Track 6 Emergency response power

2009(50th Conference) held in Yokohama

Main Subject A crisis is overcome
Track 1 Power of human resources
Track 2 Power to become the source of the company competitiveness
Track 3 Global strategy
Track 4 Corporate vitality which overcomes a crisis
Track 5 SCM which overcomes a crisis

2010(51th Conference) held in Sendai

Main Subject Aim at the ultimate MONOZUKURI
Track 1 The challenge to the process reform for overcoming a crisis
Track 2 The promotion of the shopfloor and management of human resource support a competitive advantage

2011(52th Conference) held in Nagoya

Main Subject The future of MONOZUKURI can be envisioned
Track 1,4 Improvement of the global competitiveness
Track 2 MONOZUKURI steady and honest to a fault
Track 3,6 New MONOZUKURI
Track 5 Management of human resource steady and honest to a fault

2012(53th Conference) held in Fukuoka

Main Subject The challenge to tomorrow cultivates the future
Track 1 MONOZUKURI for winning straight victories in global competition
Track 2 The promotion of the shopfloor and management of human resource support innovation

2013(54th Conference) held in Yokohama

Main Subject The future of Japan which MONOZUKURI cultivates
Track 1 Corporate strategy
Track 2 Human Resources Development
Track 3 Power to become the source of the company competitiveness
Track 4 The viewpoint of the spreading industrial engineering
Track 5 SCM which overcomes a crisis