Panellists

  • Susumu TonegawaSusumu TonegawaNobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine 1987 /
    Director, RIKEN Brain Science Institute
  • George F. SmootGeorge F. SmootNobel Laureate in Physics 2006 /
    Professor, University of California, Berkeley
  • Eric S. MaskinEric S. MaskinLaureate in Economic Sciences 2007 / Professor, Harvard University
  • Edvard I. MoserEdvard I. MoserNobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine 2014 /
    Professor, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
  • Jean-Pierre SauvageJean-Pierre SauvageNobel Laureate in Chemistry 2016 /
    Emeritus Professor, University of Strasbourg
  • Yuichiro AnzaiYuichiro AnzaiPresident, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science / Chair, Strategic Council for AI Technology
  • Chieko AsakawaChieko AsakawaIBM Fellow, IBM Research
  • Kazuto AtakaKazuto AtakaChief Strategy Officer (CSO),
    Yahoo Japan Corporation
  • Tony BelpaemeTony BelpaemeProfessor, Plymouth University
  • Margaret A. BodenMargaret A. BodenResearch Professor of Cognitive Science, University of Sussex
  • William J DallyWilliam J. DallyChief Scientist, NVIDIA Corp.
  • Nicole DewandreNicole DewandreEngineer & Philosopher, Joint Research Center, European Commission
  • Shahram EbadollahiShahram EbadollahiVice President, IBM Watson Health
  • Norihiro HagitaNorihiro HagitaDirector, Intelligent Robotics and Communication Laboratories, Advanced Telecommunications Research Institute International (ATR)
  • Mariko HasegawaMariko HasegawaExecutive Director & Professor, The Graduate University for the Advanced Studies
  • Kazuo IwanoKazuo IwanoChief Digital Officer, Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation
  • Takeo KanadeTakeo KanadeU.A. and Helen Whitaker University Professor, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Mitsuo KawatoMitsuo KawatoDirector & ATR Fellow, Brain Information Communication Research Laboratory Group, Advanced Telecommunications Research Institute International (ATR)
  • Hiroaki KitanoHiroaki KitanoPresident & CEO, Sony Computer Science Laboratories, Inc.
  • Yasuo KuniyoshiYasuo KuniyoshiProfessor & Director of Next Generation Artificial Intellingence Research Center (AI Center), The University of Tokyo
  • Keith MarzulloKeith MarzulloDean, College of Information Studies, University of Maryland / Former Director, NITRD Program
  • Noyuri MimaNoyuri MimaFormer Deputy Director, National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation / Professor, Future University Hakodate
  • Tom M. MitchellTom M. MitchellE. Fredkin University Professor, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Peter NorvigPeter NorvigDirector of Research, Google Inc.
  • Frank A. PasqualeFrank A. PasqualeProfessor of Law, University of Maryland
  • Stuart J. RussellStuart J. RussellProfessor of Computer Science, University of California, Berkeley
  • Sadayuki SakakibaraSadayuki SakakibaraChairman, Japan Business Federation
  • Shinsuke ShimojoShinsuke ShimojoGertrude Baltimore Professor, California Institute of Technology
  • Adam SmithAdam SmithChief Scientific Officer, Nobel Media AB
  • Sawako TakeuchiSawako TakeuchiSenior Advisor, Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan / Former President, National Center of Arts in Paris
  • Hirotaka TamuraHirotaka TamuraFellow, Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd.
  • Junichi TsujiiJunichi TsujiiDirector, Artificial Intelligence Research Center, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
  • Takeshi UchiyamadaTakeshi UchiyamadaChairman of the Board, Toyota Motor Corporation
  • Wolfgang WahlsterWolfgang WahlsterCEO & Scientific Director, German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI) GmbH
  • Jeannette M. WingJeannette M. WingCorporate Vice President, Microsoft Research / Consulting Professor of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Nanrei YokotaNanrei YokotaZen Master & Chief Abbot, The Engaku-ji School, Rinzai Zen Denomination