Supervisory Innovation Coordinator, Artificial Intelligence Research Center, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
Mr. Kimura joined Fujitsu Limited in 1981. Since then throughout his career, he has been engaged primarily in computer system design and development.
He contributed to the Japan’s fifth generation computer systems project, and was in charge of developing ‘KEI’ supercomputer at Fujitsu.
He got transferred to Fujitsu Labs of America in 2009, led several research projects there as President & CEO.
He returned to Japan in 2015, then was appointed as Supervisory Innovation Coordinator at AIST in 2019.
He was a visiting scholar at Stanford University, and was Visiting Professor at the University of Tokyo where he got his Ph.D.