Program Director (PD) Haruo TAKEDA

Haruo TAKEDA, Ph.D.

Corporate Chief Engineer, Hitachi, Ltd.

1) Profile

1980 BE, Department of Mathematical Engineering, the University of Tokyo
2005-1980 Systems Development Laboratory, Hitachi, Ltd.
1992-1990 Visiting Scientist, Robotics Laboratory, Department of Computer Science, Stanford University
1995 D.Eng, Graduate School of Engineering, the University of Tokyo (Mathematical Engineering for Artificial Intelligence)
2008-2005 Head, Research and Development Strategy Center, Hitachi, Ltd.
2011-2008 Head, Advanced Research Center, Hitachi, Ltd.
2014-2012 Head, Technology Strategy Office, Hitachi, Ltd.
2014- Corporate Chief Engineer, Hitachi, Ltd.

2) Society Activity, etc

2011-present Member, Technological Advisory Committee, MAFF (Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries)
2014-present Member, MSB (Market Strategy Board), IEC (International Electrotechnical Commission), Geneva, Switzerland
2016-present Member, General Council, JISC (Japanese Industrial Standards Committee), METI (Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry)
2017-present Leader, SDGs Project, EAJ (The Engineering Academy of Japan)
2017-present Chairman, Adoption Committee, Next Generation Artificial Intelligence, Future AI and Robot Core Technology Development Project, NEDO (New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization), Funding Agency for METI (Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry)
2018-present Member, Advisory Council, RIKEN
2018-present Member, Advisory Board, Future Society Initiative, the University of Tokyo
2018-present Member, Study Group for Principles of Human-oriented AI Society, Cabinet Office of Japan
2018-present Vice President, JAFSUS (The Japan Association of Finance for Sustainable Development)