Medical Industry Innovation Institute

Open Course 2013 Special Lecture

Medical Industry Innovation Forum

The 2013 forum is over.

The da Vinci Surgical System

Wednesday, November 13th 2013, 18:00 – 21:00

Auditorium, Pharmaceutical Science Research Bldg, 2F

Target Audience
Lecture will be limited about 100 participants. Please make early application for the forum.
  • Undergraduate and graduate students (from The University of Tokyo and other universities)
  • Medical Innovation Industry Institute members
  • Healthcare professionals from medical institutes, academic societies, industries including pharmaceutical and medical device companies
  • Other professionals with a strong interest in leading Innovation in the medical industry
Registration Fee

Regular registrant: Free Student: Free(Pre-registration required)
[Single Registrant]
Student: Free (Student entering from the workforce ¥3,000)
Working: ¥7,000
Please make a payment at the reception desk. Students need to show student ID at the reception desk.

Course Description

Lecturer: Gary S. Guthart, Ph.D.(President and CEO, Member of the Board of Director, Intuitive Surgical, Inc.) Dr. Gary S. Guthart is the President and Chief Executive Officer at Intuitive Surgical Inc. which designs and builds the da Vinci Surgical System.
Please join us for the rare opportunity to meet and discuss with Dr.Gary.

Contact Information

Forum office within Medical Innovation Industry Institute
Tel: +81-3-5842-3363
Presented by Pharmaco-Business Innovation, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, the University of Tokyo (Professor: Hiromichi Kimura).
The Forum is sponsored by the Medical Innovation Industry Institute


Hidehito Sekino

Office of Medical Devices Policy
Health Policy Bureau
Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare

Gary S.Guthart,Ph.D.

INTUITIVE President and CEO, Member of the Board of Directors

Dr.Seiji Kamijyo

Vice President and Director, Japan Intuitive Surgical,Inc.