Epson to Participate in Sustainable Brands 2019 Tokyo

- Global President Minoru Usui to be plenary session speaker -

- TOKYO, Japan, February 6, 2019 -

Seiko Epson Corporation (TSE: 6724, "Epson") will participate in Sustainable Brands 2019 Tokyo ("SB'19 Tokyo"), an international conference that is to be held at the Hilton Tokyo Odaiba Hotel on March 6 and 7. Epson President Minoru Usui will be a plenary session speaker.

SB'19 Tokyo will be Epson's first time participating in a Sustainable Brands conference. These conferences, held in 13 cities and 12 nations in the 2018 fiscal year, provide participants with an opportunity to highlight their sustainability efforts so as to build corporate recognition and promote engagement. Epson seeks to showcase its sustainability efforts, to promote awareness of its strategic direction and the value it offers, and to build relationships within the SB community.

Epson will be represented by three speakers. Mr. Usui will speak at a plenary session on the subject of achieving sustainability by pursuing Epson's Management Philosophy. Meanwhile, Kazuhiro Ichikawa, Seiko Epson executive officer and deputy general administrative manager of the Technology Development Division, and Henning Ohlsson, Epson Deutschland GmbH Country Manager & CSR Director EMEAR, will take the stage in breakout sessions.

Epson's stated goal is to be an indispensable company, one that is committed to openness, customer satisfaction and sustainability. We tackle customer needs, address societal challenges, and create unique environmental value through our business activities with the aim of achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the United Nations and creating a better and more sustainable future.


SB'19 Tokyo official website

Epson's CSR and environmental initiatives

About Epson
Epson is a global technology leader dedicated to connecting people, things and information with its original efficient, compact and precision technologies. With a lineup that ranges from inkjet printers and digital printing systems to 3LCD projectors, watches and industrial robots, the company is focused on driving innovations and exceeding customer expectations in inkjet, visual communications, wearables and robotics.
Led by the Japan-based Seiko Epson Corporation, the Epson Group comprises more than 81,000 employees in 85 companies around the world, and is proud of its contributions to the communities in which it operates and its ongoing efforts to reduce environmental impacts.