Fujitsu ActivateNow

October 14 – 15, 2020

We are delighted to announce Fujitsu ActivateNow, Fujitsu’s flagship thought-leadership digital event for 2020. With global insights delivered in an engaging, interactive digital format, Fujitsu ActivateNow will help you re-imagine how digital innovation can drive a brighter future, for a world that has changed beyond recognition.

Opening Keynote:

October 14th at 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (PST)
Americas Keynote 11:00 AM - 11:20 AM (PST)

Can you reimagine the future? A future with trust, hope and confidence? Where do we start? Join Fujitsu's CEO and Chief Digital Transformation Officer, Takahito Tokita and his guests in exploring the answers to these questions.

Alex Osterwalder, entrepreneur and inventor of the world-renowned Business Model Canvas, will tell us about how we can explore and exploit new technologies and opportunities.

Professor Lynda Gratton, author of the best-selling ‘The 100-Year Life’ will share her insights on the revolution taking place in life and work life. And leaders from Fujitsu’s largest customers will be on hand to share how they are reimagining their businesses.

Hear how together we can activate the power of technology. How by finding purpose, enabling innovation, and accelerating digital transformation we can create resilient, relevant and innovative businesses. How together we can drive a trusted future.

Takahito Tokita
Takahito Tokita
CEO and Chief Digital Transformation Officer, Fujitsu
Lynda Gratton
Lynda Gratton
Professor, London Business School
Alex Osterwalder
Alex Osterwalder
Swiss business theorist

Our Highlight Sessions feature insights from global thought leaders and senior executives on how to reimagine a new future for business and society through digital transformation.

Fujitsu customers FedEx, Mizuho Bank and Mars PetCare will share their own digital transformation stories, while ServiceNow, SAP and Microsoft will outline how their global partnerships with Fujitsu are creating new possibilities for innovation, productivity and growth. We also welcome the globally-recognized speaker and author Alex Osterwalder, who will discuss how businesses can explore and exploit innovation to achieve rapid transformation, as well as the specific possibilities in the public sector.

Senior executives from across Fujitsu’s global operations will also share their views on how we can reimagine a brighter future through innovation, co-creation and the pursuit of responsible business.

Furuta Hidenori

Reimagine Business and Society

Hidenori Furuta
Representative Director, COO & CTO, Fujitsu and Chairman Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd.
Miao Song

Innovating at speed, delivering resilience in the customer’s ‘new normal’

Miao Song
Global CIO, Mars Petcare
Satoshi Ishii

Our business reform efforts
Toward next-generation branches

Satoshi Ishii
Senior Managing Executive Officer, Chief Digital Innovation Officer, Mizuho Financial Group, Inc.
Nik Puri

Accelerating technology adoption in global delivery services, creating ‘value at speed’

Nik Puri
SVP International IT, FedEx Express
Alex Osterwalder

How to Reinvent Your Organization: a Deeper Dive

Alex Osterwalder
Swiss business theorist
ServiceNow

How employee experience can help you prepare for the ‘next normal’

Dave Wright, ServiceNow
Tim White, Fujitsu
Microsoft

Microsoft & Fujitsu - Empowering you to reimagine your Business

Megumi Shimazu,Fujitsu
Takuya Hirano, Microsoft
Andrew Brabban, Fujitsu
Stephen Edkins, Rice Exchange
SAP

Reimagine your business with Fujitsu & SAP

Shunsuke Onishi, Fujitsu
Karl Fahrbach, SAP

 

Alex Osterwalder

How to Reinvent Your Public Sector Organization

Alex Osterwalder
Swiss business theorist

Navigating the pandemic the Fujitsu Way, and the bright future of Responsible Business

Tim White, Fujitsu
Sarah-Jane Littleford, Fujitsu

 

Highlight Session Partners

Microsoft
SAP
ServiceNow

Explore our regional program

Fujitsu ActivateNow is an engaging, all-digital experience, with our main global event supported by a focused regional program delivering targeted, relevant insights. These regional events feature speakers from local Fujitsu, partner and customer organizations, exploring the specific challenges and opportunities facing local businesses and communities.

You can find full details of our regional program by using our interactive global map.

Click on your region for full details of the program and to register to watch on-demand sessions.

Event Schedule

Americas
October 14th | Fujitsu ActivateNow GO LIVE at 10:00 AM (PST)
October 15th | On-demand program available online 24/7 until the end of 2020

Americas Keynote Session

Join Junichi Saito, Mike Kiname, Doug Moore, Mervyn Eyre, and Cory Jones as they welcome you to the Americas ActivateNow program. You’ll hear how Fujitsu is helping customers reimagine the future – to innovate for tomorrow and create resiliency today – and how Fujitsu’s talented teams and advanced technologies are supporting them in the next normal.

Saito-san
Junichi Saito
Head of Americas
Mikito Kiname-san
Mike Kiname
President and CEO
Fujitsu America, Inc.
Doug
Doug Moore
President and CEO
Fujitsu Network Communications
Mervyn Eyre
Mervyn Eyre
Head of Caribbean and Latin America Fujitsu America, Inc
Cory Jones
Cory Jones
Head of Marketing
Fujitsu America, Inc.

 

Join Us

ActivateNow delivers an exciting, comprehensive program of Keynotes, Breakout Sessions and Expert Talks, helping you to reimagine a new future inspired by digital innovation. The sessions will focus on how you can transform your everyday operations, employee experience and customer experience.

Our speakers will share their personal insights and expertise, helping you:

  • Create a resilient, adaptive workforce
  • Improve agility by transforming IT infrastructures with Hybrid IT and multi-cloud
  • Generate new business opportunities by optimizing your use of data
  • Develop a co-creation culture across your business lines, functions and wider ecosystem
  • Implement a digital culture across your organization
  • Transform processes for specific industry sectors, including retail, financial services, manufacturing and mobility

Practical, high value sessions to help you address your most immediate challenges and opportunities.

Join us to discover how digital innovation can help you reimagine a better future for business and society.

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