Biological Transformation of Manufacturing

Dr. Eng. Masahiko Mori

President, DMG MORI CO., LTD.

Personal Statement

"Biological transformation is for sure one of the mega trend in industry for next decades.
We can easily think of 3 major approaches to learn from life: bio-imitation learning from bio-structure, bio-ethology learning from behavior of life, and bio-manufacturing learning from origin of life.
These shall come true also for machine tool industry."

Work experience

2009 – A member of Supervisory Board, DMG MORI AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT
1999 – President, DMG MORI CO., LTD.
1997 – 1999Senior Executive Managing Director, Mori Seiki Co., Ltd.
1996 – 1997Managing Director, Mori Seiki Co., Ltd.
1994 – 1996Director of the Board, Mori Seiki Co., Ltd.
1993 – 1994General Manager of Corporate Planning Dept., Mori Seiki Co., Ltd.
1985 – 1993ITOCHU Corporation Osaka Headquarters, Industrial Machinery Division (Textile Machinery, Chemical Plant, Advanced Composite Materials Machinery)

Course of studies

2003Dr. Eng., The University of Tokyo, Japan
1985Bachelor, Faculty of Engineering, Precision Engineering Division, Kyoto University, Japan