The “One and Only” International Music Market in Japan!



Seminar title
Endless Endeavor to Music Business Worldwide – Ichiro Asatsuma / Yokichi Osato -
15thTIMM Keynote by two legendary figures in the Japanese music industry, Ichiro Asatsuma and Yokichi Osato. Both are well known as pioneers of global music business in Japan, with variety of success stories.
Ichiro Asatsuma joined Pacific Music Publishing (now Fujipacific Music) in 1966 as one of the launch members. Today, he is well respected and known throughout the industry as one of the pioneers in the global music publishing business.
The other speaker, Yokichi Osato founded Amuse Inc. in 1978 and built the company up to the powerhouse entertainment corporation it is today. Known early on for his drive in taking his business international, he is now known for the recent global success of artists such as “ONE OK ROCK”, “BABYMETAL” and “Perfume”.
At the seminar, looking back in their business history, both are expected to give useful hints on how to succeed in the current global business market. For all who aim to build their careers internationally, this is a must attend.

Ichiro Asatsuma(Chairman and CEO, Fujipacific Music Inc. / Director Emeritus, Music Publishers Association of Japan.)
Yokichi Osato (Representative Director and Chairman, Amuse Inc.)
October 22nd (mon) 15:00 - 16:30