Microsoft Japan’s annual conference “de:code (Japanese)” was held on May 29th at the Prince Park Tower in Tokyo. Ascent Robotics CEO Masayuki Ishizaki took the stage in the morning of the first day of the conference to deliver a keynote speech.
Microsoft’s de:code is a technical conference tailored for IT professionals and engineers, including developers. Experts from around the world come to Tokyo for two days to see and experience the latest in technology that Japan has to offer.
In addition to giving the audience insights on Ascent’s work with cutting-edge artificial intelligence and self-driving technologies, Ishizaki announced the company’s plan to increase the use of Microsoft’s Azure Cloud solutions and joining Microsoft’s startup program “Microsoft for Startups”.