J-Wave Innovation World Festa is an annual “experience-based” festival that welcomes visitors to an opportunity to think about the future. The two-day event which took place September 28 and 29 in Tokyo, includes talk sessions with artists and innovators from every corner of Japan. There are also showcases of the latest technological experiences in AR, VR, and AI. During the event, Noitom showcased its motion capture along with NOTCH VFX software at the Aiuto Japan booth. The event also featured a live motion capture performance by Japanese girl-group sensation, AKB48. Another special live performance was the AI Tommy Special Showcase by TECHS. AI Tommy, J-Wave radio’s AI Assistant, was brought to life in a real-time motion capture dance performed by Misaki Kazama of ballet group, POiNT.