• Tetsuya Ogata

    Professor at Department of Intermedia Art and Science, SFSE, Waseda UniversityTetsuya Ogata
    • Current position since 2012
    • Director of The Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence since 2016
    • Invited researcher at AIST Artificial Intelligence Research Center since 2015
    • Director of The Robotics Society of Japan since 2013
    • Formerly Research Fellow at Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Researcher at RIKEN Brain Science Institute, Associate Professor at Graduate School of Informatics, Kyoto University, Director at The Robotics Society of Japan
  • Hisashi Kashima

    Professor at School of Informatics, Kyoto UniversityHisashi Kashima
    • Current position since 2014
    • Researcher at IBM Research – Tokyo
    • Previously Associate Professor at Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, The University of Tokyo
  • Hideki Nakayama

    Associate Professor, Department of Creative Informatics, Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, The University of TokyoHideki Nakayama
    • Current position since 2012
    • Research Fellow, the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science since 2008
    • Visiting researcher at AI Center of AIST (National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology) since 2016
  • Shinichi Asakawa

    Assistant Professor at Information Processing Center, Tokyo Woman’s Christian UniversityShinichi Asakawa
    • Member of Whole Brain Architecture Initiative
    • Steering Committee Member of Japanese Cognitive Science Society
    • Author of “Learning Deep Learning with Python”, “Deep Learning, Big Data, Machine Learning or Its Psychology”, “Mathematical Basis of Neural Network” “Brain injury and neural network model, application to neuropsychology” etc.
  • Satoshi Nagashima

    Senior Partner, Managing Partner Japan at Roland BergerSatoshi Nagashima
    • Holds PhD in Engineering from The School of Science and Engineering at Waseda University
    • Formerly Assistant at Faculty of Science and Engineering, and Kagami Memorial Research Institute for Materials Science and Technology, Waseda University
    • Joined Roland Berger in 1996 and became President of Japan office in 2014
  • Yves Gineste

    General Manager, SAS HumanitudeYves Gineste
    • Research Director at Jinest – Male Scotty Research Institute
    • Appointed Professor at Kyoto University
    • Developed Humanitude, a comprehensive care method based on perception, emotion and language, 30 years ago in France
  • Michael A. Osborne

    Associate Professor of the University of OxfordMichael A. Osborne
    • World-renowned machine learning researcher with many different hats including Co-Director of the Oxford Martin Programme on Technology and Employment, Co-Director of the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) Centre, and Official Fellow of Exeter College
    • Co-author of “The Future of Employment,” a paper about the impacts of AI on employment
    • Co-founder and CSO of Mind Foundry, an AI startup from the University of Oxford
  • Maiko Itou

    Actress, President & CEO, Rightstuff Co., Ltd.Maiko Itou
    • While pursuing her career as an actress, Maiko is also playing her role as a president and CEO of Rightstuff Co.,Ltd, TV program production company.
    • In 2010, she joined department of health science and social welfare of e-school, Human Sciences at Waseda University.
    • In 2014, she went on to master program and developed “Locopyon” – care robot to assist squat exercise with the purpose of preventing locomotive syndrome.
    • Currently, she’s been doing research and development on how to accelerate “preventive medicine” in her doctor program.
    • In January 2019, Maiko took the fellow position at ExaWizards Inc.