Space Japan Review 8 - 9
No.42 August / September 2005
Interview With CEO
In this interview, Yoshiaki Suzuki, Executive Director, Wireless Communications Department, the National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT) and former head of the editing committee for this magazine, talks with Mr. Kiyoshi Isozaki, President and CEO of the revitalized JSAT Corporation. Topics include the launch of Horizons-2-JSAT's second satellite in its joint venture with PanAmSat Corporation-and other global strategies. President Isozaki also shared his thoughts on future space development strategies, the need for hybrid satellite networks and other issues.
This report subtitled by "Toward the realization of Ubiquitous Space-Net Program (USN Program)" is an outline of the report made by the study group on satellite communications in the ubiquitous network era, which is organized by the Space Communications Policy Division of MIC, Japan.