Dr. Hironori Washizaki

Prof. Dr. Hironori Washizaki is a Professor and the Associate Dean of the Research Promotion Division at Waseda University in Tokyo and a Visiting Professor at the National Institute of Informatics. He also works in the industry as Outside Directors of SYSTEM INFORMATION and eXmotion. His research interests include systems and software engineering, and ICT education. He received his Ph.D. in information and computer science from Waseda University in 2003. He is leading a framework and patterns team at JST MIRAI eAI (engineerable AI) project.

He has been the lead on a large-scale grant at MEXT called enPiT-Pro Smart SE (https://smartse.jp/en/), which encompasses professional training and education in IoT, AI, software engineering, and business.

He currently serves as IEEE Computer Society Vice President for Professional and Educational Activities. He also serves as Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing, Editorial Board Member of MDPI Education Sciences, Steering Committee Member of the IEEE Conference on Software Engineering Education and Training, Advisory Committee Member of the IEEE CS flagship conference COMPSAC, and Convener of ISO/IEC/JTC1 SC7/WG20. For a complete publication list, see: http://www.washi.cs.waseda.ac.jp/publications/