Hitotsubashi University Institute of Innovation Research

Ichikawa, Tagui Professor

Digital/ Innovation Policy
Born: 1964

E-mail: ichikawa☆iir.hit-u.ac.jp (to use this email address, please replace the ☆ with an @ mark)
Phone: +81-42-580-8437
Fax: +81-42-580-8410
Web: https://sites.google.com/view/ichikawa-tagui-iir/home

(Business Career)
1990        Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI)
2001-2004    Deputy Director, Industrial Technology Policy Division, METI
2004-2006    Director, Planning Division, New Energy and Industrial Technology
              Development Organization (NEDO)
2006-2007    Director, RPS Office, Agency of Natural Resources and Energy, METI
2007-2010    Director, IT Research Department, JETRO New York Center
          (Representative, IPA New York)
2010-2011    Director, AIST Office, METI
2011-2013    Professor, Nagaoka University of Technology
2013-2017    Counselor, National Strategy Office of ICT, Cabinet Secretariat
2017-2020    Deputy Director, AI Research Center, National Institute of Advanced 
         Industrial Science & Technology (AIST)
    2018-      Deputy Director General for Artificial Intelligence, AIST
    2019-      Director General, AIST Tokyo Waterfront, AIST
2020-present   Professor, Institute of Innovation Research, Hitotsubashi University

(Education and Research)
1988      B.A. (Natural & Artificial Systems) University of Tokyo
1990      M.A. (General Systems Studies) University of Tokyo
1997      M.S. (Technology and Policy) Massachusetts Institute of Technology
2013      Dr. of Policy Studies (Science and Technology Policy) National Graduate  
          Institute of Policy Studies

【Recent Research Themes】
Digital Innovation Policy
Artificial Intelligence and Social Systems
Innovation Systems
Science, Technology and Industrial Policy