Norio Yamada
CIO story

Norio Yamada

Executive Officer and Chief General Manager IT Center
Yamada joined Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. In 1986. Since then, he has been consistently in charge of the IT area of the company. Approximately one third of his career was spent in the engineering/IT field (e.g. CAD/CAM systems), and the rest in the enterprise IT field (e.g. in-house business systems). During the period, he was stationed in the United States for five years, and worked at Yamaha Motor Solutions Co. Ltd., Yamaha’s IT subsidiary, for three years on a temporary assignment. He has served in his current position since January 2019 and was appointed Executive Officer in April 2019.
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Wednesday, 18 November, 2020 / 01:00 PM - 01:30 PM JST
(Tuesday, 17 November, 2020 / 11:00 PM - 11:30 PM EST)
CIO Story: Yamaha Motor’s Initiatives for Bimodal IT

For many years, our Information Systems Division and IT subsidiaries have planned, developed, maintained, and operated business-critical systems optimized for our operations with in-house systems at the core. In this session, I will present Yamaha Motor's initiatives to date to implement bimodal IT while leveraging and inheriting this expertise as a strength.

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