Multistakeholder Forum

Video: Naoko Mizukoshi (Multistakeholder Forum: A New Privacy Framework for Japan)

Multistakeholder Forum: A New Privacy Framework for Japan

Multistakeholder Forum: Naoko Mizukoshi (Endeavour Law Offices)

Naoko Mizukoshi is an attorney and Founder/Partner at Endeavour Law Office. Admitted to the bar in Japan in 1995, and in the State of California in 2002, she has been advising a variety of corporate clients from large multi-national corporations to high-tech start-ups with her deep expertise in Intellectual Property, ICT, and Entertainment.

Ms. Mizukoshi possesses a unique combination of experiences both as a partner lawyer at one of the largest law firms in Japan as well as an in-house lawyer at global IT companies. Ms. Mizukoshi has served as an in-house lawyer at Microsoft, Autodesk, and Nomura Research Institute. Ms. Mizukoshi graduated from Hitotsubashi University (LL.B.).

The Keio International Project for the Internet & Society (KICIS) organized a conference to promote discussion on the future of privacy on the Internet in Japan. The conference brought experts on privacy concerns from abroad as well as multistakeholder representatives from various social and economic sectors in Japan. Discussion will focus on their questions, concerns and expectations regarding the new framework on privacy currently being drafted within the Japanese government.

Read the event report to learn more.

Video: Naoya Bessho (Multistakeholder Forum: A New Privacy Framework for Japan)

Multistakeholder Forum on A New Privacy Framework for Japan

Expert Panelist: Naoya Bessho (Yahoo Japan)

Naoya Bessho joined Yahoo! Japan in 1999, created the legal division in 2000, and is currently CCO and General Counsel and oversees legal, intellectual property, internet safety, governance, compliance, and risk management departments. Mr. Bessho currently represents Yahoo! Japan on several committees and working groups including the Consumer Commission Expert Committee for Personal Information Protection, the Cabinet Office Committee for Improvement of the Internet Environment for Youth, and Safe Internet of JAPAN.

He has also been at the forefront of Yahoo! Japan’s disaster relief efforts during and after the Great East Japan Disaster and continues to work with governments and businesses to fulfill the potential of the Internet to impact lives in a positive way.

The Keio International Project for the Internet & Society (KICIS) organized a conference to promote discussion on the future of privacy on the Internet in Japan. The conference brought experts on privacy concerns from abroad as well as multistakeholder representatives from various social and economic sectors in Japan. Discussion will focus on their questions, concerns and expectations regarding the new framework on privacy currently being drafted within the Japanese government.

Read the event report to learn more.

Video: Fumio Shimpo (Multistakeholder Forum: A New Privacy Framework for Japan)

Multistakeholder Forum: A New Privacy Framework for Japan

Expert Panelist: Professor Fumio Shimpo (Keio University)

Professor Fumio Shimpo is a Professor in the Faculty of Policy Management and the Graduate School of Media and Governance. His areas of expertise include constitutional law and cyber law. He holds a Ph.D. from Komazawa University in Law, and is vice-chair of the OECD Working Group on Information and Security. His research interests include cybercrime, intellectual property, internet governance, privacy and the protection of personal information and freedom of expression.

The Keio International Project for the Internet & Society (KICIS) organized a conference to promote discussion on the future of privacy on the Internet in Japan. The conference brought experts on privacy concerns from abroad as well as multistakeholder representatives from various social and economic sectors in Japan. Discussion will focus on their questions, concerns and expectations regarding the new framework on privacy currently being drafted within the Japanese government.

Read the event report to learn more.

Video: Haruki Mukai (Multistakeholder Forum: A New Privacy Framework for Japan)

Keynote Speech: Haruki Mukai, Deputy CIO (Japanese Cabinet Secretary)

Multistakeholder Forum on A New Privacy Framework for Japan

The Keio International Project for the Internet & Society (KICIS) organized a conference to promote discussion on the future of privacy on the Internet in Japan. The conference brought experts on privacy concerns from abroad as well as multistakeholder representatives from various social and economic sectors in Japan. Discussion will focus on their questions, concerns and expectations regarding the new framework on privacy currently being drafted within the Japanese government.

Read the event report to learn more.