Professor Yukio Osawa of the University of Tokyo graduated as an advisor to FRONTEO Institute for Behavioral Information Science

2020.02.18 Press release

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Professor Yukio Osawa of the University of Tokyo graduated as an advisor to FRONTEO Institute for Behavioral Information Science

FRONTEO Inc. (Headquarters: Minato-ku, Tokyo, President: Masahiro Morimoto) is an advisor to the Institute of Behavioral Information Science and Yukio Osawa, a professor of the Department of Systems Innovation, Graduate School of Engineering, the University of Tokyo. , Professor Osawa) announced that he was appointed.


As a pioneer in data market design, Professor Osawa is working on the construction of a data market using the analysis method "Data Jacket" that he developed.Through research that transcends boundaries between industry, academia, territory, and country, we have the knowledge to capture and visualize valuable data and drive new innovations and value creation in society.


Professor Osawa gave a keynote speech at the "AI business innovation forum" hosted by our company on November 2019, 11. Based on the possibilities of AI and the current limits, I sympathized with the consideration of the ideal way of social implementation considering the actual situation of human beings as a social existence, and this time I was invited as an advisor.


Through this appointment as an advisor, FRONTEO will ask Professor Osawa for advice from a strategic perspective in the development of behavioral information science research. FRONTEO will continue research with the aim of creating a society in which AI and people can grow together.


■ Biography: Yukio Osawa Professor, Department of Systems Innovation, Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo

Professor Yukio Osawa

After obtaining a doctor of engineering from the Graduate School of Engineering, the University of Tokyo in 1995, he became an assistant professor at the Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University, an assistant professor at the Graduate School of Business Sciences at Tsukuba University, a specially appointed assistant professor at the Graduate School of Information Science and Engineering, the University of Tokyo, and the system creation of the Graduate School of Engineering. After working as an associate professor in the Department of Science, he has been a professor since July 2009.He founded opportunity discovery science and data market design science at the boundary between intelligent informatics and design science, cognitive science, and held international conferences and industry-academia WS. From 7 onwards, he will lead workshops such as Market of Data to success at the IEEE Data Mining International Conference (ICDM) from the perspective of the data market.

In addition to 2003 editorial books including Chance Discovery (Springer, 2017), Innovators' Marketplace (Springer 2017), and Data Market (Modern Science Co., Ltd. 24), more than 100 journal articles, about 200 international conference treatises, in both industry and academia. Many invited lectures.

Former Director of the Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence (2017-18).Received the Achievement Award of the Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence (2017).

 

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