Koji Nakao received the B.E. degree of Mathematics from Waseda University, in Japan, in 1979. Since joining KDDI in 1979, Koji has been engaged in the research on communication protocol, and information security technology for telecommunications in KDDI laboratory. His current interests are IoT security, 5G security and Supply-Chain security and so on. His present positions are "Distinguished Researcher" to manage research activities for cybersecurity technologies in NICT and “Guest Professor” of Yokohama National University on IoT security research. Koji has also been an Advisor of Cybersecurity for CABINET SECRETARIAT in Japanese government since April 2017.
Technology enhancements are leading to changes in all aspects of our society, including the highly guarded financial sector. A key to such enhancements is and will be 5G that will further propagate digitalization and connectivity. While 5G will bring substantial benefits, it’s openness, penetration and complexity will lead to an increase in potential exposure. Therefore it is necessary to consider security from a holistic perspective.
In this panel, we will discuss Financial Technology in 5G era and cybersecurity implications with global experts from both sides of the industry. Join us to find the latest and take-away know-how you need in this era of rapid technology changes within FinTech with 5G!
December 08, 2020 at 02:30PM - 03:15PM JST