SILICON VALLEY, California., and TOKYO, Japan –April 25, 2013 – Constellation Research, Inc. and ITR Corporation today announced that Constellation COO Dennis Kanemitsu will provide opening remarks at IT Trend 2013, ITR's annual executive forum.

Kanemitsu will introduce Constellation to ITR’s audience and highlight how the established partnership between Constellation Research and ITR will bring innovation-focused thought leadership to the Japanese market.

Since it’s inception in 1999, IT Trend has bloomed from a small gathering of innovation-minded IT practitioners to the conference it is today: with an anticipated 1000+ attendees. The growth of the event marks, not only the expansion of ITR's presence in the independent research space, but an increased interest in disruptive technologies and business models. 

Opening remarks will begin at 10a.m. at the Keiko Plaza Hotel, Tokyo. 


The IT Trend is an executive forum which has been held by ITR since 1999.  This year’s theme is “Strategic IT Guidelines for Innovation and Creativity”.  The forum will highlight issues affecting the current trends in the IT industry.  ITR analysts will provide sessions on how IT executives can prepare for the near future.  Sponsors include:   Infoteria, Informatica, NTT Comware, and Kyocera Communication Systems.  Media sponsors include:  Nikkei BP (ITpro, Nikkei Computer, Information Strategy), ITmedia Executive, CIO Magazine, EnterpriseZine, IT Leaders, Softbank Business+IT, and C|net.


ITR is a research and consulting company specializing in the field of IT to support decision-making and problem-solving of a customer's business.  ITR provides neutral and objective information that respects the professionalism of a customer’s business environment, climate, culture and individuals.  They view their business issues through their customer’s eyes.
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Constellation Research is a research and advisory firm focused on disruptive and emerging technologies. This renowned group of experienced analysts, led by R "Ray" Wang, focuses on business themed research including the Future of Work, Next Generation Customer Experience, Big Data and Insights, Matrix Commerce, Digital Marketing Transformation, Technology Optimization and Innovation, and Consumerization of IT and the new C-Suite.
Constellation's collection of prestigious analysts brings real world experience, independence, and objectivity to client solutions that span cross-role, cross-functional, and cross-industry points of view. 

Clients join Constellation Research for a fresh and business focused perspective. Unlike the legacy analyst firms, Constellation Research is disrupting how research is accessed, what topics are covered, and how clients can partner with a research firm to achieve success.  Over 100 clients have joined from an ecosystem of buyers, partners, solution providers, c-suite, board of directors and vendor clients.

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