Hiroshi YAMAKAWA


Career Summary

Born in Saitama Prefecture, February 8, 1965
Chairperson, The Whole Brain Architecture Initiative, a specified NPO
Director and Managing Editor, The Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence
Visiting Professor, Graduate School of Information Systems, The University of Electro-Communications
Research Fellow, Tamagawa University Brain Science Institute
Project General Manager, Artificial General Intelligence Laboratory, The Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence
Visiting Researcher, The Artificial Intelligence Research Center, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology(AIST)
Area of expertise: artificial intelligence, in particular cognitive architecture, concept acquisition, neurocomputing, and opinion aggregation technology

Doctor of Engineering

1987: BS Physics, Faculty of Science, Tokyo University of Science
1989: MS Physics, School of Science, The University of Tokyo
1992: D. Eng., School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo
1992-2014: Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd.
1994: Secondment to Ministry of International Trade and Industry’s Real World Computing Project, Tsukuba Research Institute
2014-present: Chief, Dwango Co., Ltd. Artificial Intelligence Laboratory
2015-present: Visiting Researcher, The Artificial Intelligence Research Center, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology(AIST)
2015-present: Chairperson, The Whole Brain Architecture Initiative, a specified NPO
2015-present: Visiting Professor, Graduate School of Information Systems, The University of Electro-Communications
2016-present: Senior Staff Member, Keio Research Institute at SFC

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