Notice of Kickoff Symposium

“Data science & artificial intelligence research group for solving socially important problems” kickoff symposium


Tuesday, June 18, 2019


Large conference room, West Building No. 8 Building E 10th floor,
Ookayama Campus, Tokyo Institute of Technology


12:15Reception open
Opening Remarks
 ・Kazuya Masu, President
 ・Osamu Watanabe, Director, Vice-president
 ・Haruo Yokota, Dean, School of Computing
13:30-14:00Keynote Speech “Evolution of computation and science and engineering”
 ・Hiroshi Maruyama, Fellow, Preferred Networks, Inc.
14:15-15:30Data Science / AI Research Cases in Tokyo Tech
 ・”Sakurajima eruption prediction by deep learning”
    Tsuyoshi Murata    Associate Professor, School of Computing
 ・”Black Box Optimization by Evolutionary Computation”
    Isao Ono, Associate Professor, School of Computing
 ・”Anomalous congestion forecast of the city using space-time big data”
    Masamichi Shimosaka    Associate Professor, School of Computing
15:45-16:35Panel Discussion “Future of data science and AI in Japan”
 ・Hiroshi Maruyama, Fellow, Preferred Networks, Inc.
 ・Masaru Kitsuregawa, President, Information Processing Society of Japan
 ・Hideki Aso, Deputy Director, Artificial Intelligence Research Center (AIRC)
 ・Masashi Sugiyama, Director, RIKEN Center for Advanced Intelligence Project.
 ・Kenji Fukumizu, Director, Research Center for Statistical Machine Learning
16:40Closing remarks
17:30Information Exchange Meeting / Poster Session(4F, Museum and Centennial Hall building)
※Participation fee : 5,000 yen


Information Exchange Meeting / Poster Session

We are having an Information Exchange Meeting and a Poster Session from 17:00.
※Participation fee : 5,000 yen




Please fill in the registration form. Registration on the day will NOT be accepted. We will stop accepting registrations once reached capacity.

【June 13, 2019】As reached capacity, registration form has been closed.