【Content Industry Special Seminar】The emerging technologies that will revolutionize Japan's content industry

Pangle is hosting a private, invitation-only seminar for the content industry ranging from Digital Comic, Digital Music, Digital News, Gaming, Dating, OTT, Online Education, Live Streaming, Short video, Social Media, Audio, etc. We will be presenting emerging technology trends in the industry, success stories, and much more with guest speakers from BytePlus and viviON.

About the event

At this event, Mr. Sugita, Head of Pangle's Business Development, will be on stage to share Pangle's current and future strategy along with the launch of Mediation Tools and Web Traffic Buying as well as their strengthening of iOS Buying

At this event, we invited Mr. Endo, Country Manager of BytePlus' Japan Operations, to showcase the latest domestic and international trends in content search & optimization, the movement towards video and enhanced Artificial Intelligence-based tools for content.

Furthermore, Mr. Yajima, General Manager of viviON, will share his expertise on recommendation algorithms and BytePlus' advantage in the AI & Machine Learning Space.

This event will be held at our Hikarie office, and dinner will be provided along with a tuna cutting showcase. In addition, we will give presents to everyone to commemorate their visit.

Speaker Background

Yasumasa Sugita: Pangle, Japan, Head of Business Development

He has been involved in the successful launch of various ad platforms such as TikTok For Business, Pangle, and, of course, LINE Ads Platform. He has a thorough knowledge of the ad tech industry, from Demand to Surply.

Shin Endo: ByteDance Inc, BytePlus, Japan Country Manager

A trilingual from China who has been in Japan for 21 years. After building a marketing career at Sony, he moved to the AI solutions industry in 2019 and has been responsible for overseas business development at LINE and SenseTime. He joined BytePlus in 2022 and is currently Japan Country Manager for Enterprise Solutions.

Takahiro Yajima : viviON, General Manager 

After joining FullSpeed in 2005 and working as an expert in media management and SEO, he joined Scigineer, a recommendation ASP service, as a sales manager. He also launched an ad technology business utilizing recommendation technology, and contributed to the company's listing on the Tokyo Stock Exchange Mothers as CMO. After that, he worked in marketing, new business development, and DX consulting at Fringe81 (now Unipos) and IMJ (now Accenture Song). In 2019, he joined Aisys (now viviON), a 2D content e-commerce service company. He was responsible for marketing, content, and corporate departments and grew sales from 11.9 to 45.4 billion yen in 4 years. He also serves as the general manager of the company while also serving on the board of directors of 2 viviON Group companies.

Seminar Content

Pangle Seminar

  • Pangle's Current and Future Strategy Sharing
  • Pangle's new function updates

BytePlus Seminar

Theme: Hyper personalization is becoming the key to effective user engagement

  • How is cutting edge AI & sophisticated deep Machine Learning changing the face of content recommendation scenarios in Japan?
  • How has text-based content moved towards audio and video-based content in key markets for higher levels of engagement?
  • How can you create a more immersive and engaging environment for users with "build-your-own" tools offered in a closed system for UGC?
  • Case studies and success cases

viviON Seminar

Theme: In a society that changes with entry into the AI era, how can we continue to be the service or business chosen by users?

  • Content is generated infinitely
  • Moving from search engines to AI
  • People's time does not increase
  • The possibility of the recommendation function, We will talk about ideas that should be emphasized in services and businesses.

Who should attend?


Relevant departments

  • You belong to a company that operates apps and websites and are involved in the management of apps.
  • You have a lot of content and want to deliver it to users in a personalized way.
  • You want to create and manage UGC content for your own website or app.
  • If you are ready to step up to video format content.
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Product
  • Corporate Planning
  • UX/UI Improvement

Program Details

Date & Time

Wednesday, July 12, 2023 18:30-20:30

*Registration starts at 18:00

Pangle Japan Office Event Venue

Address: Shibuya Hikarie, 26F, 2-21-1 Shibuya, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo

*A standing buffet meal will be served during the event, and attendees will be able to enjoy getting to know each other.

Program Agenda

  • 18:30 -19:30 Seminar and Q&A
  • 19:30 - 20:30 Standing buffet and reception

Participation Fee

By invitation only / Free of charge Pre-registration is required

Management Office

Pangle Japan Team (080-7409-4301, Attn: Sugita)


*Images and videos taken on the event day might be used for our PR activities. If you have difficulty agreeing to this, please ask the management staff on the day of the event.

*We reserve the right to refuse participation from other companies in the same industry or other persons at our discretion.

*Please refrain from taking photos of event venues and presentations.

About Pangle

Pangle is a leading video advertising platform that offers interactive and high-performing in-app advertising solutions. Powered by intelligent advertising technology, Pangle helps advertisers reach target audiences and delivers precise ads.

About BytePlus

BytePlus is ByteDance Group's full-fledged B2B service that empowers businesses to gain access to ByteDance's world-leading core technologies, including but not limited to recommendation algorithms, artificial intelligence and video tools. We are the new SaaS and PaaS business for corporate clients launched by Bytedance Group.

About viviON

viviON develops web and application services specializing in 2D content with over 11 million members, mainly through the operation of DLsite comipo, which sells comics, games and audio, and comipo, an e-comic application.

In addition, they are also engaged in the business of editing and publishing their own original comic works, and talent management for Vtubers, anime voice actors, and other talent.