- President, Rhode Island School of Design, USA
Bachelor's and Master's in Computer Science and Electrical Engineering, MIT, US; PhD in Design Science, University of Tsukuba Institute of Art and Design, Japan; MBA, Arizona State University, US. World-renowned artist, graphic designer, computer scientist and educator. Formerly: Professor of Media Arts and Sciences and Associate Director, Research, Media Laboratory, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Since 2008, President, Rhode Island School of Design. Author of books, including The Laws of Simplicity, and Redesigning Leadership.