The next topic in the meeting was the Summary Report of the Round Robin Tests (Stage 1), conducted from this spring in which high compatibility was confirmed. The next topics for testing were reported (as "Stage 2" tests).
After the above, the Customer Survey Report on Recordable DVD by the Japan Recording-Media Industries Association helped us visualize and note the high expected outlook for DVD expansion as a reference.
Then, there was the technical introduction and demonstration of the newest DVD Recorders from Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Pioneer Corporation, and Sharp Corporation.
Mr. Kosei Wada, President of Ongen Publishing Co., Ltd, ended the meeting with the special lecture. The topic of the lecture was on "Realizing In-Dept Oriented Users," with philosophic context and personal experiences mixed to pave way for innovations, where his passion for DVD visions were also discussed creating great interest.