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1st Autonomous Driving Technology Expo debuts in January, Tokyo — Inside AUTOMOTIVE WORLD 2018, the world’s largest exhibition for the advanced automotive technologies

Reed Exhibitions Japan Ltd., Japan’s largest trade show organizer will launch “1st Autonomous Driving Technology Expo” inside AUTOMOTIVE WORLD 2018.(AW)

AW is the world’s largest trade show for the advanced automotive technologies with 1,100 exhibitors.

100 exhibitors will bring their latest and essential technologies for autonomous driving such as sensors, LiDARs, ADAS technologies, Dynamic Maps, Semiconductors, AI(Artificial Intelligence), etc.

“Autonomous Driving” is one of the hottest topics in the world, and especially in Japan automakers are working hard to put it to practical use before 2020 when the Olympic and Paralympic will be held in Tokyo.

Visit to cover the forefront of autonomous driving technologies in January.


The outline is as follows.


Dates:  January 17-19, 2018   

Venue:  Tokyo Big Sight, Japan 

Organiser: Reed Exhibitions Japan Ltd. 

No. of Exhibitors: 100

No. of Visitors: 40,000 (including concurrent shows inside AW)

Exhibit Profile:

Sensing Technologies

-Sensors     -Camera Modules      -LiDARs     -Milliwave Radars

Dynamic Mapping Technologies

Positioning Technologies

Semiconductors, AI

Security Solutions

Design Development Solutions

Testing Solutions

Autonomous Vehicles   etc

Exhibitor List:

Exhibit Search:


In addition to the exhibition, conference sessions related to Autonomous Driving will be held concurrently.

Here are some excepted information of those sessions.



Topics: Open Innovation Creates the Future of Mobility

Speakers from:

  – Honda R&D Co., Ltd.

  – NVIDIA Corp.


*NVIDIA’s product will be on display >>



Topics: Evolution of Autonomous Driving — From ADAS to Autonomous Drive in Urban Area

Speakers from:

  – Toyota Motor Corp.

  – Honda R&D Co., Ltd.

  – Intel K.K. / Nagoya University


“Intel GO” will be on display for the first time in the world>>



Topic: New Mobility Service Created by Autonomous Driving Technology 

Speakers from:

  – Deloitte Tohmatsu Consulting LLC

  – TuSimple

  – nuTonomy Asia Pte. Ltd. 

Details >>



Topics: Leading Autonomous Driving Technology Start-ups – Their Technologies and Strategy 

Speakers from:

  – Optimus Ride Inc.

  – Nauto, Inc.

  – Innoviz Technologies Ltd.

  – AImotive 




Topics: In-vehicle Network in the Era of Autonomous Vehicles and Connected Cars 

Speakers from:

  – Toyota Motor Corp.

  – Continental Automotive Japan K.K.

  – NTT DOCOMO, Inc. 



See all the sessions online.

Conference Program:


In addition to above sessions, the exhibitors of 1st Autonomous Driving Technology Expo will give presentations about their products/technologies inside the exhibition hall.

Autonomous Driving Technology Expo Exhibitor Forum:



Visitor Registration(Free)

(JPY 5,000/person will be charged without a ticket.)



Contact Show Management for more information on this exhibition, media partnership, coverage of the show, etc.



Attn.: Itsuki Imamura (Ms.), Reed Exhibitions Japan Ltd.


TEL: +81-3-3349-8502



*Numbers of exhibitors and visitors in this report are forecast.