NTT Data Technology Foresight
Senior Manager for R&D Global Alignment at NTT DATA
NTT Data is one of the top players in IT consulting and services with more than 100,000 professionals in over 50 countries. Every year the NTT Group invests $2 billion in R&D with 6,000 professionals. The Company collaborates with its customers to simplify the modern complexities of the business andtechnology, offering insights, solutions and solutions for the results that matter most. NTT Data provides business results by combining in-depth industry expertise with innovation
applied in digital, cloud and automation through a portfolio comprehensive consulting services, applications, infrastructures and business processes. The drivers of NTT Data are Innovation, Model of
leadership, Inclusion & Diversity.
Hisashi Yoshida is Senior Manager for R&D Global Alignment at NTT DATA Corporation, Research & Development HQ department. He achieved a MSE (Master of Software Engineering)/MBA from Carnegie Mellon University and a Master of Engineering from Keio University. His expertise areas are
Software and Systems Engineering, Application Performance Design and Test. He has more than 20 years of experience in technology research and development for NTT DATA. His engineering research experience includes software architecting of reusable SCM (Supply-Chain Management Systems), and designing & testing ultra high-performance web/e-mail gateway for mobile telecom. He also worked as expat to government institution for inter-company & industry wide collaborative research initiatives. Most
recently, he guided the standardization and dissemination initiatives of software systems development in Japan coordinating IT services firms, university, and governmental institutions. He received Good Design award for organizational design of this initiative. Since 2010 he is responsible for technology trend research, now called NTT DATA Technology Foresight, and is also responsible for many global R&D and
innovation efforts in NTT DATA. His recent projects include, SmartICU (predictive alerting research & development for doctors and nurses in Intensive Care Unit), hitoe (wearable technology to capture vital signs like ECG/EMG/EEG), and artificial intelligence used for diagnosis support.
Tuesday June 25, 2019 - 11AM
B1 room - Via all'Opera Pia 13, Genova Italy
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