Dr. Satoshi SekiguchiDeputy Director General, Directorate for Information Technology & Electronics, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science & Technology
Satoshi Sekiguchi has received BS from The University of Tokyo, ME from University of Tsukuba, and Ph.D. in Information Science and Technology from The University of Tokyo, respectively. He joined Electrotechnical Laboratory (ETL), Japan in 1984 to engage research in high-performance computing widely from its system architecture to applications. He has extraordinary knowledge in applying IT-based solutions to many of society's problems related to global climate change, environmental management and resource efficiency. He served as Director of Grid Technology Research Center, Director of Information Technology Research Institute, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), and is currently Deputy General Director, Directorate of Information Technology and Electronics, AIST. He has been contributing to the Open Grid Forum as a member of board of directors, is a member of IEEE Computer Society, and Information Processing Society of Japan.