Business Breakthrough (BBT) President Kenichi Ohmae attends a graduation ceremony with Ipads attached to 'newme' robots replacing graduating students' presence, due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Tokyo, Japan March 28, 2020. The robots' "faces" were tablets that displayed the faces of the graduates, who logged on at home and controlled the robots via their laptops. BBT UNIVERSITY/Handout via REUTERS.

Business Breakthrough (BBT) President Kenichi Ohmae attends a graduation ceremony with Ipads attached to 'newme' robots replacing graduating students' presence, due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Tokyo, Japan March 28, 2020. , dubbed "Newme" by developer ANA Holdings, were dressed in graduation caps and gowns for the ceremony at the Business Breakthrough University in Tokyo. BBT UNIVERSITY/Handout via REUTERS.

Business Breakthrough (BBT) President Kenichi Ohmae attends a graduation ceremony with Ipads attached to 'newme' robots replacing graduating students' presence, due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Tokyo, Japan March 28, 2020. BBT UNIVERSITY/Handout via REUTERS.

Business Breakthrough (BBT) President Kenichi Ohmae attends a graduation ceremony with Ipads attached to 'newme' robots replacing graduating students' presence, due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Tokyo, Japan March 28, 2020. BBT UNIVERSITY/Handout via REUTERS.

Business Breakthrough (BBT) President Kenichi Ohmae poses with Ipads attached to 'newme' robots replacing graduating students' presence at ceremony, due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Tokyo, Japan March 28, 2020. BBT UNIVERSITY/Handout via REUTERS.

Ipads attached to 'newme' robots replacing graduating students' presence at a ceremony, wear graduation gowns and hats in Tokyo, Japan March 28, 2020. BBT UNIVERSITY/Handout via REUTERS.