How Animations are Contributing to the Growth of Human Beings, Especially Children



Animations have a great impact for human beings; children clearly remember their favorite anime program such as Gundam, DragonBall and OnePiece. You may even be talking about the stories to your classmates years later, and as an parent you want to let your child experience what you did as a youngster. In this session, media artist, Yoichi Ochiai, and scenario writer, Kazuki Nakashima, will to start conversation about how anime contributes to the growth of human beings and how this uniquely Japanese culture is influencing the world.

Yoichi Ochiai
Media Artist
Associate Professor, University of Tsukuba
CEO and Co-Founder, Pixie Dust Technologies, Inc.
Kazuki Nakajima
Movie scenario writer
Past Result:
Japanese Anime「Kureyon-Shinchan」
Tokusatsu drama「Kamen Rider」etc