About ITpro EXpo 2013 Outline Contact
Kensuke Nakamura Editor-in-chief ITpro As globalization intensifies, so does competition among businesses. In Japan, caught with a growing sense of stagnation, a success formula in the past is proving to be of a little help for success today. Innovation is what you need to survive the present time.

Nikkei Business Publications, Inc. brings to you "ITpro EXPO 2013", the enterprise ICT event designed to take advantage of ICT that will no doubt kick-start innovation, paving the way for your company's sustained growth and, at the same time, clearing the air of stagnation out of the society. However, "ITpro EXPO 2013" is not just an isolated event.

"ITpro EXPO 2013" in fact is a cluster of events, held simultaneously at Tokyo Big Sight from October 9 (Wed) to 11 (Fri), 2013, combining the umbrella event "ITpro EXPO 2013" with content-rich professional events such as "Cloud Days Tokyo 2013 Autumn", "Big Data EXPO 2013 Autumn", "Smartphone & Tablet 2013 Autumn" and "Security 2013". "ITpro EXPO 2013" is a multi-faceted professional event offering the state-of-the-art ICT solutions. Moreover, what makes "ITpro EXPO 2013" so unique is a number of otherwise unavailable contents, including speeches by specialized professional reporters covering the latest information technology for Nikkei Business Publications.

This year, you will be able to see the ever-evolving enterprise information systems showcased right in front of you. I am certain that "ITpro EXPO 2013" will live up to your expectations.


IT pro EXPO 2013


Oct. 9 (Wed) to Oct. 11 (Fri), 2013


Tokyo Big Sight East Halls 4-6 & Conference Hall


Nikkei Business Publications, Inc.


charge: 2,000 yen (consumption tax included, invited guests and pre-registrants are free of charge)

Visitors (expected)

60,000 persons (including those to simultaneously held exhibitions)

Exhibitors (expected)

300 companies/800 booths

Exhibitors' schedule

Application for exhibition to be closed on June 21 (Fri), 2013

Briefing for exhibitors scheduled in mid-July 2013 (undecided)

Products & services for exhibition
Cloud computing
Private cloud development support, public cloud introduction support, virtual environment development, infrastructure service, development environment/development tool, SaaS applications, virtual software, etc.
Firewall, VPN, UTM, IDS/IPS, illegal access/vulnerability measures, access control/authentification, filtering, virus/spyware/phishing/information leakage, encryption, e-mail security, etc.
VPN, wide-area Ethernet, WAN services, wireless LAN, IDC/hosting, CTI, call center, help desk, etc.
Server/client / device / storage
Servers, storage, UPS, PC, workstation, thin client, smartphone, tablet, etc.
SEO, access analysis, website development, social marketing, telemarketing, outsourcing, education/training, etc.
Business application software
ERP package, business applications, SCM software, PDM, EC related application, SFA/SRM, groupware, document management, DWH related tool, BI/OLAP, etc.
Integrated development environment, analysis/design tool, programming tool, screen/form design tool, testing tool, etc.
OS, virtual tools, database, application server, middleware, etc.
Operations management
Integrated operations management, network management, backup/storage management, asset/distribution management, performance/fault surveillance, job management/automation, etc.
Switch/router, appliances, wireless LAN, bandwidth control system, load balancer, WAN accelerator, IP phone, VoIP gateway, video conferencing, Web conferencing, etc.
Target audience
Information system user companies
Senior executive/officer, information system division, system planning division, research/development/design divisions, planning/sales/marketing divisions, general affairs/accounting/finance divisions
SI/consulting company, hardware/software vendors, manufacturer/communication service providers
Senior executive/ officer, system engineer, consultant, research/development/maintenance/ administration divisions, planning/sales/marketing divisions
Exhibition contact
ITpro EXPO MANAGEMENT OFFICE@ Strategic@Business@Development@Office
Nikkei Business Publications, Inc.
TEL: 03-6811-8083 FAX: 03-5421-9170
Nikkei Business Publications