Co-Founder & CEO of Xenoma Inc., a spun-off company from the University of Tokyo developing a next-generation smart apparels “e-skin”.
In his career at FUJIFILM, he was engaged in new business projects as an engineer, a business developer and a project manager. After leaving FUJIFILM, he has been devoting himself to creating new social values utilizing leading-edge technologies as a freelancer working with universities and companies.
He is also a researcher of Science, Technology and Society (STS) focusing on technological innovations and the future relationship between human and machine. As the practice of all activities, he joined JST/ERATO Someya Bio-Harmonized Project in the University of Tokyo as a group leader and then started Xenoma Inc. He proposes “Japan Entrepreneurship 2.0” as one of start-up eco-systems.
VEXATEC Agility Shirt – Smartwear for Winners FANMODE: Making the World A Stadium with Wearable Tech and IoT TRACKTICS: GPS Football Performance Tracking XENOMA: Next Generation Smart Apparel e-skin Leading Sports and Fitness for Disease Prevention DAINESE: D-Air® – Wearable Technology for Protective Clothing