ACCESS to the VENUE
JR Saikyo Line To Omiya JR Yamanote Line
Shinagawa Hamamatsucho e
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JR Keihinne Tsukishima
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Fuji Television Ariake Park Building
Tokyo Bay Ariake
Water Science Washington Hotel
Le Meridien Museum
Grand Pacific Tokyo Tele
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el Tokyo International
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Tok Emerging Science
Museum of and Innovation
Maritime Science TOKYO BIG SIGHT
Aomi Frontier Building
TOKYO BIG SIGHT Center
1 Rinkai Line (JR Keiyo Line, Subway "Yurakucho Line")
Shinkiba Station about 5 minutes "Kokusai Tenjijo"
"Kokusai Tenjijo" about 13 minutes Osaki Station
2 Tokyo Water Front New Transit, Shinko-tsu "YURIKAMOME"
Shimbashi Station about 22 minutes "Kokusai Tenjijo Seimon"Station
"Kokusai Tenjijo Seimon"Station about 8 minutes Toyosu Station
3 Marine Transport
Hinode Pier about 20 minutes Tokyo Big Sight
4 Tokyo Metropolitan Bus
Marunouchi Yaesu Exit (JR Tokyo Station) 35 minutes Tokyo Big Sight
Hamamatsucho (JR) 30 minutes Tokyo Big Sight
We entrust services relating to overseas participation in our trade fair to the
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International Robot Exhibition 2011
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International Robot Exhibition 2011? GENERAL INFORMATION :
Name of the Exhibition : International Robot Exhibition 2011
Robot Technology (RT) has not only contributed to rapid progress of world’s Theme : “Making a Future with Robot”
manufacturing industry, but also gradually expanded in our daily life. Attempts have been Organized by : Japan Robot Association (JARA), and Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun, Ltd.
made by RT to solve various issues in the fields of manufacturing, security, medical and Supported by : Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry / Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare / Ministry of Land,
Infrastructure and Transport / Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology / Japan Chamber of
welfare. RT and Service Robots are also expected to be major players to create a new
Commerce / Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) / Japan Broadcasting Corporation (NHK) / New Energy and
type of industry. Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO)
Theme of this year’s International Robot Exhibition (iREX 2011) is “Making a Future with Date : November 9 (Wed.) - 12 (Sat.), 2011 (4 days)
Robot”, with hope for further advances of RT for the future. World’s leading companies / Venue : Tokyo Big Sight, East Hall
organizations will exhibit leading-edge robot technologies and products at this exhibition. Size of hall area : 25,690m2
Size of Exhibiting area : 9,000m2 (1,000 booths)
This fair provides areas for both business matching and technology exchange. Opening hours : 10:00 to 17:00 (16:30 on Sat.)
We sincerely look forward to your participation at this show. Admission fee : General : ¥1,000/person
Student, or a group of 15 people or more : ¥500/person
Japan Robot Association (JARA) / Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun, Ltd. <Free admission for preregistrants and invitation card holders.>
Objectives : This show is designed to provide a place to exhibit robots and peripheral equipment in order to enhance
Features of the Exhibition : market awareness of new technology. At the same time, iREX is to be a medium to promote new products, and to develop
new business through contributing the promotion of new technology.
Largest robotics trade show of the world :
International Robot Exhibition, organized every alternate year since 1973, is the world’s largest trade show focusing APPLICATION :
on robotics. This exhibition brings together the robot manufacturers and its related business enterprises in Japan,
1. Cost of Participation for overseas companies
which is the leading country of the robot industry. This exhibition is widely recognized in Japan and overseas.
- Participation fee (Space rent only)
(iREX 2009 overseas exhibitors : 49 exhibitors, 102 booths)
¥336,000 per booth (2.97m wide, 2.97m deep, 2.7m high)
- Additional costs
Wide range of exhibits : Decoration charges (Around ¥100,000/booth), electrical construction and
iREX brings together new technology and products related to robots. Exhibits will be manufacturing robots,
consumption (about ¥11,000/kW), rental furniture, telephone installation, etc.
peripheral equipment, network, simulation, vision systems, etc.
2. How to Apply
Fill in application form, and send to:
Most visitors are industry professionals : Secretariat of International Robot Exhibition 2011
The exhibition attracts many visitors including robot-related experts and engineers, users in the fields of electric/
c/o NIKKAN KOGYO SHIMBUN, LTD.
electronic engineering, machine/tool, and automobiles. Special events, seminars, and forums, with highly
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professional contents will be organized simultaneously.
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3. Deadline of Application
July 29 (Fri.), 2011
Note : If space is fully booked prior to the deadline, no applications will be
All cancellations must be made in writing, and submitted to the Secretariat
of Exhibition. No refund will be made on or after August 1 (Mon.), 2011.
July 29 (Fri.) 2011 Nov. 6 (Sun.) to 8 (Tue.)
Deadline of application for participation Carring in/Setting up exhibits/Decoration
Beginning of September Nov. 9 (Wed.) to 12 (Sat.)
Explanatory meeting for exhibitors/ Exhibition period
Announcing the booth allocation From 17:30 on Nov. 12 (Sat.) , Carring out/
Beginning of October Dismantlement start
Deadline for submitting all documents for participation Until noon on Nov. 13 (Sun.)
Completion of Carring out/Dismantlement
International Robot Exhibition 2011
SCOPE of EXHIBITS VISITOR ANALYSIS (iREX-2009) :
iREX-IR iREX-SR By industry sector By job description
Industrial-use robot Small scale Service robot
production system 14.9% • Electrical and Electronics 16.8% • R&D
14.9% • Machinery and Tools
Robot simulation and 11.4% • Designing
vision system 9.4% • Precision Machinery 11.0% • Production
3.3% • Steel and Metals
5.2% • Manufacturing
7.7% • Automobile equipment
1.3% • Purchasing
2.2% • Others Transportation
Manufacturing robots Non-manufacturing 0.4% • Energy
2.7% • Marketing
21.5% • Sales
robots 2.2% • Plastic
0.4% • Fibers 9.6% • Managing
1.6% • Chemicals 1.1% • Quality Control
1.2% • Food and Beverage 6.1% • Administration
1.2% • Printing and publishing
12.6% • Others/Student
[Universities and public research 2.3% • Construction
0.7% • no reply
institutes] 2.7% • Distribution and service
Related equipment and device / 0 5 10 15 20 25
element equipment 4.2% • Information and communication
8.6% • Trading ﬁrms
1.1% • Finance and insurance
4.5% • Government ofﬁces/Education 2.1% • Hokkaido,Tohoku
15.7% • Others *
Manufacturing robots 6.7% • Ibaragi, Tochigi, Gunma
1.5% • no reply 7.1% • Saitama
•Press •Plastic molding •Casting •Painting •Palletizing and depalletizing •Welding •Transport •Machining
0 5 10 15 20 4.4% • Chiba
•Assembly •Material handling •Measuring, inspecting and testing •Clean room * Others (food, printing, rubber products, organizations, self-employed, etc.)
•Micro-robots and micro-machine system for manufacturing •Others 36.9% • Tokyo
By job title
15.1% • Kanagawa
Non-manufacturing robots 14.4% • President/Boardmember 1.7% • Hokuriku
•Home automation (cleaning, security, cooking) 12.1% • Director
4.1% • Koshin'etsu
•Life assistance : for medical and welfare use (care, assistance, rehabilitation, childcare, wheelchair) 14.3% • General Manager
9.9% • Tokai
•Entertainment robots, personal robots : hobby, education, pet, communication, healing, general-purpose platform, others 7.0% • Manager
5.4% • Kinki
•2-leg walking robots •Other service robots and personal robots 6.9% • Asistant Manager
1.3% • Chugoku, Shikoku
•Robots operated under extremely hazardous conditions : ocean exploration, nuclear power disaster prevention, space 5.7% • Professional Staff
exploration, others •Maintenance : inspection (gas, electric power, communication, civil work, construction), repair, others 24.6% • No title 1.5% • Kyushu, Okinawa
13.4% • Others 2.8% • Overseas
Related equipment and device / element equipment 1.6% • no reply 1.0% • no reply
•Electronic control equipment •Hydraulic machinery •Measuring instrument •Computer for control •Motor •Actuator 0 5 10 15 20 25 0 5 10 15 20 25 30 35 40
•Sensor •Transport mechanism •Jig •Gear/screw •Joint •Cable •Connector •Reducer •End effect
•Robot design, recoqnition technology •Component •CAD •CAM •CAE •Other FA equipment
PAST RECORD (iREX 2009) :
Small scale production system
•Miniture manufacturing system •Other micro-machines, related equipment Number of exhibitors 192 companies and 64 organizations
Number of booths 856 booths
Robot simulation and vision system
Overseas exhibitors 49 exhibitors ( 102 booths )
•Simulation system, simulation software, robot instruction system, various digital production system-related equipment, etc.
•Image processing equipment, illuminator, light source, CCD camera, micro-camera, lens, image recognition equipment, Date Weather Number of visitors
measurement and analysis equipment, image processing software, sensor, machine vision (monitoring system) •Others Nov. 25 (Wed.) Rain/Fine 18,303
Nov. 26 (Thu.) Fine 24,703
Special zone [Universities and public research institutes] Nov. 27 (Fri.) Cloudy 30,679
•This special zone is designed to introduce robots under development at universities and public research institutes, Dec. 28 (Sat.) Fine 27,405
promoting collaboration among industrial, academic and governmental sectors. Demonstrations are also planned. Total 101,090
* Counted by bar code visitor registration system.
International Robot Exhibition 2011
LIST of EXHIBITORS (iREX-2009)
Instruction for Exhibiting : * Co-exhibitor
Industrial Robot Zone
Inline booth Inline booth Company ABB K.K. KREUZ Co., Ltd NORD LOCK JAPAN CO.,LTD. TAIYO,LTD.
- Size of a booth is W2.97m×D2.97m×H2.7m. ASA ELECTRONICS INDUSTRY CO., Ltd. KUKA Robotics Japan K.K. Ohba Seiken Co., Ltd. TATSUTA ELECTRIC WIRE & CABLE CO.,LTD
Sidewall Company Backside wall BLAUTOTEC, LTD KYOMACHI SANGYO SHARYO Ohmsha, Ltd. CHUGOKU ELECTRIC WIRE & CABLE CO,LTD *
DENSO WAVE INCORPORATED Kyoritsu Industries Co., Ltd OKASUGI KOUSAKUJYO Co., Ltd. NIKKAN KOGYO SHIMBUN, LTD. Publication
- Backside wall, sidewall and company signboard DYDEN CORPORATION ALBANY DOOR SYSTEMS * OKI Electric Cable Co., Ltd. Department
DYNAX Corporation METOROL CO.,LTD. Organization for Small & Medium Enterprises and THE NIKKAN KOGYO SHIMBUN,LTD. PR booth
(W45cm×H30cm) will be provided. 270
Eurobots-Industrial Machinery Export Bilbao S. L. MICROTECH LABORATORY INC. Regional Innovation, JAPAN The OPTRONICS Co, Ltd.
FANUC LTD Miki Pulley Co., Ltd. ORIENTAL MOTOR CO.,LTD. THE ROBOT AWARD 2009
- All walls are system panel (white laminate surface). 270
Fujikura Ltd. MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC CORPORATION PALAMATIC JAPAN LTD. The Shizuoka Organization for Creation of
DDK Ltd. * BYNAS CO., LTD * PiNON Corp Industries
- Depth of sidewall is 1.98m for the reason of not being Gicho Publishing & Advertising Co., Ltd. JAPAN UNIX CO., LTD. * SAITAMA CITY SHIZUOKA Prefecture *
HIWIN CORPORATION OHM ELECTRIC CO., LTD. * SANKI CO.,LTD. THK CO., LTD.
obstructed visitor’s view. Corner booth is basically 198
IAI Corporation Mos Yamagata Co., LTD. SANKYO SEISAKUSHO CO. TOKODENKI CO., LTD.
ICOMES LAB Co. Ltd MTS Sensors Technology Corp. Sanmei Mechanical Inc. TOSHIBA MACHINE CO.,LTD
two sides open. igus k.k Muscle corporation SCHUNK Intec K.K YAMAHA MOTOR CO.,LTD.
Innovation Matrix, Inc. Nabtesco Corporation SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION YASKAWA ELECTRIC CORPORATION
[Example:one booth] [Example:two booths] Izawa Technol Laboratory Co., LTD. Namiki Precision Jewel CO., Ltd Shinano Kenshi Co., Ltd YAMASHINA CORPORATION
(W297cm×D297cm×H270cm) (W594cm×D297cm×H270cm) KANEKO CORD CO.,LTD. NEOFLEX,CO.,LTD. SHINKO ENGINEERING CO.LTD Yoshinogawa Electric Wire & Cable Co., Ltd.
KAWADA INDUSTRIES,INC. KINJODENKI.CO.,LTD. * SK MACHINERY Co., LTD. Yushin Precision Equipment Co., Ltd.
KAWASAKI HEAVY INDUSTRIES.LTD. Nikkan Kogyo Advertising Inc. Protec System Laboratory Co., Ltd. *
Peninsular booth and island booth Kondoh Seisakusho co., ltd.
Koshin Denki Kogyo Co.Ltd
NIPPON THOMPSON CO.,LTD.
STAR SEIKI CO.,LTD. Eins Division
- Sidewall and company signboard (W45cm×H30cm) Peninsular booth (3-side passage) Robot Simulation& Vision System Zone
are provided. 3D MEDiA COMPANY LIMITED MARUBENI INFORMAITION SYSTEMS CO.,LTD. NIKON CORPORATION TOYO Corporation
Clavis Japan Corporation Micromachine Center NITTA CORPORATION WACOH-TECH Corporation / Toyama New
- Sidewall is installed by a system panel (white surface). Company signboard DASSAULT SYSTEMES K.K NIHON BINARY CO.,LTD OMRON Corporation Industry Organization
Sidewall LinX Corporation NIHON MARUKO CO.,LTD. SPATIAL
- Signboard will be fixed by the organizer, after Island booth
completion of decoration of booth. Service Robot Zone
ALDEBARAN ROBOTICS Yuki Precision Co., Ltd. * ROBOTIS * RayTron, INC. *
- In case of island booth, the dimension will be marked 99
270 APPLIED VISION SYSTEMS Corp takram design engineering * WEROBO Co., Ltd * Systems Engineering Consultants Co., LTD. *
ASAHI KASEI FIBERS CORPORATION NEC CORPORATION * Yujin Robot Co., Ltd. * TOYO RIKI Co., Ltd. *
on the floor. 99 Association for Industrial and Network Kanto Robot Union KYOKKO ELECTRIC CO.,LTD Umeda Electric Co., Ltd. *
Advancement along the Ken-o Expressway in Asakusa Giken * maxon Japan corp. Vstone Co., Ltd. *
891 to Ibaraki Techno-road * maxon motor ag * YASHIMA DENGYO CO.,LTD. *
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CMC Technology Development Co., Ltd. KOKORO COMPANY,LTD. INDUSTRIAL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY DMP Electronics Inc. *
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Fujitsu Laboratories LTD.
KONDO KAGAKU Co., LTD.
New Energy and Industrial Technology
Galaxy Far East Corp. *
GeStream Technology Inc *
- Booth decoration shall not exceed to 2.7 meters (from Fujitsu Frontech Limited * Korea Association of Robot Industry * NSK Ltd. Innovati, inc. *
Fujitsu Kyushu Network Technologies Limited * Daegu Gyeongbuk Institue of Science and Ota City Industrial Promotion Organization Shayang Ye Industrial Co., Ltd *
passage-ways to 1m) and 3.6m (beyond 1m from General Robotix, Inc.
GERMANY TRADE & INVEST
Daejeon Technopark *
CENKEN Corporation *
THE NEW INDUSTRY RESEARCH
passage-ways) for all Inline Booths. However, different Fraunhofer Representative Ofﬁce Japan * DASAROBOT Co., Ltd. * KAWABUCHI Mechanical Engineering ORGANIZATION
Decoration guideline Gifu Research and Development Foundation DRB Field Robot Co., Ltd. * Laboratory, Inc. * The Robotics Industry Development Council
Gifu Robotics Promotion Committee Hagisonic * TOKI CORPORATION * TOMY COMPANY,LTD
rule will be applied to both Island and Peninsular GIJINKI KOUGEI Co., Ltd. HANOOL ROBOTICS Corp. * REVAST Co., Ltd. TOSY ROBOTICS Joint Stock Company
Example 1 Example 2 Example 3 Kanagawa Prefecture Hoyarobot Co., Ltd. * Robonable Toyama Robot technology research network
Booths. They can lift up its decoration up to 3.6 m Inline booths Peninsular booths Island booth ASANTE * IMTECHNOLOGY Co., Ltd. * Robot Idea Challenge 2009 Toyota Industries Corporation
DOUBLE Research and Development co., LTD. * KMC Robotics INC. * ROBOT LABORATORY Tsukuba City
(from passage-ways to 1m inside. For Peninsular 1m
iXs Research Corp. * NT Research Inc. * Eager Co. Ltd. * Willow Garage Inc.
Q.I INCORPORATED * ROBOCUBETECH Co., Ltd. * Figla Co., Ltd. *
Booths, height of back wall side is 2.7m) and 4.5m 1m 1m 1m RT Corporation * ROBOMATION CO.,LTD. * Futaba Corporation *
1m TOSHIN ELECTRIC CO.,LTD * ROBOROBO Co,. Ltd. * Nanoconnect *
(beyond 1m from passage-ways). 1m 1m 1m 1m 1m 1m
Business-Matching Zone by Robot Business Promotion Council
- Wall and decoration should not be built to more than 1m 1m
Robot Business Promotion Council HIBOT CORP. Ohtani Engineering Research TOPCON CORPORATION
half of passage-way sides. a. Area with maximum height of 2.7m for decoration DAIZO CORPORATION HOKUYO AUTOMATIC CO., LTD. Proassist. Ltd. TOPY Industries Ltd.
1m Ecchandes Inc. JA MITSUI LEASING,LTD. Shinano Kenshi Co., Ltd. ZMP INC.
b. Area with maximum height of 3.6m for decoration
- However, see-through structural such as glass, louver, Fuji Heavy Industries Ltd. MicroStone Corporation SQUSE.. Co., Ltd.
c. Area with maximum height of 4.5m for decoration
or parapet, and/or wall, shelf of 90cm or less in height Robot related organizations
will be permitted. Example 4
KOREA MACHINE TOOL MANUFACTURER’S
Taiwan External Trade Development Council
Robot Services initiative
- Any booth decoration and demonstration during the Structure shall be
shorter than a half of
Structure shall be
shorter than a half of
ORiN FORUM INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF ROBOTICS Japan Robot Association
one side of booth one side of booth
fair shall be performed wholly inside the booth. RT Plaza
- More detailed regulations will be informed at the Passage Passage Bio-Robotics & Human-Mechatronics of Engineering, Utsunomiya University University/The Institute of Physical and Chemical Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology,
Lab.(Takafumi Matsumaru Lab.), Shizuoka Univ. Kobayashi Lab., Tokyo University of Science Research/National Institute of Information and Toyama Lab
CHUO UNIVERSITY Kyoto University/Tohoku University/IRS Communications Technology University of Tokyo, Ishikawa Komuro laboratory
explanatory meeting for exhibitors. Structure shall be
shorter than a half of Graduate School of Utsunomiya Univ., OZAKI Mechanical Engineering and Intelligent Systems, THE NEW INDUSTRY RESEARCH Yamaguchi laboratory, Faculty of System Design,
one side of booth Lab. The University of Electro-Communications, ORGANIZATION Tokyo Metropolitan University
Information and Robot Technology Research Shimojo-Lab. The University of Electro-Communications Utsunomiya University, System Dynamics
Passage Initiative Meiji University, Takeno Lab. Tokyo Institute of Technology, Kitagawa- Laboratory
Kabe Lab., Faculty of Human Sciences. Waseda National Research Institute of Fire and Disaster Tsukagoshi Lab
Univ. Network Robotics Laboratory of Information Tokyo Institute of Technology. P&I Lab.
Kazutaka YOKOTA Laboratory, Graduate School and Communication Engineering Tokyo Denki Kawashima G.
INTERNATIONAL ROBOT EXHIBITION 2011 OPERATING ORGANIZATION [As of Sep. 2010]
Organizing committee Ryoichi Sato : NACHI-FUJIKOSHI CORP.
Hajime Aoyama : FUJI HEAVY INDUSTRES, LTD./
SAITAMA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
Junji Tsuda : YASKAWA ELECTRIC CORPORATION
Yusuke Yasukawa : FUJITSU LABORATORIES LTD.
Koji Yamada : MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC CORPORATION
Hiroshi Fujiwara : JAPAN ROBOT ASSOCIATION
Yasushi Tomita : YASKAWA ELECTRIC CORPORATION
Haruhiro Imizu : NIKKAN KOGYO SHIMBUN LTD.
Ichirou Murakami : YAMAHA MOTOR., LTD.
Shigeaki Yanai : JAPAN ROBOT ASSOCIATION
Working committee Yoshio Yanagitani : NIKKAN KOGYO SHIMBUN LTD.
Takayuki Ito : FANUC LTD. Secretariat
Hisashi Namioka : JAPAN ROBOT ASSOCIATION
Takao Suto : KAWASAKI HEAVY INDUSTRIES, LTD.
Eiyu Hayashi : NIKKAN KOGYO SHIMBUN LTD.
Hatsuhiko Kawase : STAR SEIKI CO., LTD.
Takaya Noguchi : NIKKAN KOGYO SHIMBUN LTD.
Koichi Masuda : DENSO WAVE INCORPORATED
6 Yasushi Numata : TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION 7