Intersection of Science Fiction and Technology in Japan (Format: Panel)

Programme Room 4 (Webinar)

1 Aug 2020, Saturday 18:00 - 18:50, Programme Room 4 (Webinar) (Programming) This session will introduce how recent Japanese science fiction and Japanese media technology including VR, AI, and video games are affecting each other. Various perspectives from a Japanese novelist, a reviewer, a science writer and a researcher will help outline what is going on in current Japanese science fiction and technology. Ms. Terrie Hashimoto (M), Dr Dohjin Miyamoto (University of Tsukuba), Yugen Yashima, Dr. Hirotaka Osawa (University of Tsukuba)