Biography

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(Ochanomizu, Aug 2013) (Kamakura, May 2007) (Motosumiyoshi, Apr 2007) 2004 JavaOne (San Francisco, Jun 2004) India (India, Dec 1999) Greece (Greece, Jun 1999)

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Blood type
B.

Biography

Dec 1973was born in Kanagawa prefecture.
Mar 1996received a BE degree in computer science from Waseda University.
Mar 1998received a ME degree from Waseda university.
Apr 1998Research Associate, Waseda Univesity
Mar 2001received a Ph.D. degree from Waseda University.
Apr 2001Research Scientist, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) (is formerly Electrotechnical Laboratory (ETL), METI)
Apr 2006Director, CTO, Utagoe Inc.
Dec 2008Associate Professor, Dept. of Mathematical and Computing Sciences, Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech)
April 2016Associate Professor, Dept. of Mathematical and Computing Science, Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech) (due to organizational change)
April 2022Professor, Academic Center for Computing and Media Studies, Kyoto University
(Appointed also as Professor, Social Informatics Course, Grad. School of Informatics)

Part-time positions

Mar 2003-Sep 2003Technical Consultant, Utagoe, Ltd.
Oct 2006-Mar 2010Visiting Researcher, Advanced Research Institute for Science and Engineering, Waseda University
Oct 2006-Nov 2008Visiting Associate Professor, Wakkanai Hokusei Gakuen University
Nov 2007-Nov 2008Visiting Associate Professor, Kanazawa Institute of Technology
Apr 2008-Nov 2008Guest Expert Researcher, National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT)
May 2009-Mar 2023 Project Manager, MITOU Program, Information Technology Promotion Agency (IPA)
Nov 2018-Advisor, Earlyworks Co., Ltd.
Nov 2018-June 2022Director, GMO Internet Foundation
Jan 2019-Mentor, Miraise L.L.C.
Apr 2022-Visiting Professor, Dept. of Mathematical and Computing Science, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Jul 2022-Technology Advisor, GMO Internet Group, Inc.
Oct 2022-Advisor, GMO AI & Web3 Inc.
Apr 2023-Project Manager, MITOU Advanced Program, Information Technology Promotion Agency (IPA)
June 2023-Director, Information Processing Society of Japan
June 2024-Advisory Board Member, R4D, Mercari, Inc.
June 2024-Advisor, GMO AI & Robotics Corporation

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