Top level officials of Canon including Fujio Mitarai, chairman and CEO of Canon Group; Jing Dunquan, vice chairman of The Chinese People’s Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries, vice chairman of Sino-Japan Friendship Association; Tsuneji Uchida, president and COO, Canon Group; Jane Le, president and chairman of Le Bao Minh, Vietnam; Irwan Kamdani, president director, PT DataScript, Indonesia; and Hideki (Howard) Ozawa, managing director of Canon Inc., president and CEO, Canon (China),are suppose to officiate the opening of the Canon Expo 2016 at Shanghai International Convention Center.
“Asia is becoming the world’s new economic centre and its growth have become the power engine of the global economy. It is for sure that Canon considers Asian market as an important one to contribute to Canon’s growth. And we are happy that JAN associate is working its best to being a part of this market growth of Canon. Such expo is an opportunity for me to let ourselves share and learn from others Asian leaders working for canon. And this experience will help us to do more better in future”
– said Mr. Kafi about the expo and his participation.
Canon is famous for its total imaging solution starting from DSLR/SLR and digital camera, lenses to printer and scanner. Besides camera currently Canon produces about 20 million printers and scanners a year, and it is expected that the market for Asia will be 3-4 times that of America or Europe.
The Canon EXPO, held every five years, ended its four-city tour after New York, Paris and Tokyo last year to finish in Shanghai, China from 19 to 22 May 2011. The 3 days expo is going to end on May 22, 2016.