New Tokyo Manager for Rakuten Institute of Technology

INFORMATION

We would like to announce that our Tokyo Office Manager changed as of February 1, 2018.
Masaya Mori, who has been serving as our Global Head and Tokyo Office Manager, will continue in his position as Global Head. Meanwhile, the position of Tokyo Office Manager will now be filled by our data mining group manager, Yu Hirate.

Yu Hirate is the Intelligence Domain Group Manager and he has been an leading global researcher in the data mining field, but is also well-known in infrastructure and client-related fields.

His recent presentation archives:
Utilizing of Machine learning algorithm in Rakuten
Actual cases of applying AI related technologies in Rakuten

We will continue to pursue new research with the most advanced technology under our new Tokyo Manager.

Yu Hirate, Our new Tokyo Office Manager