- Dean and Professor, Graduate School of Media Design, Keio University, Japan
Master's in Film and Video; PhD in Media and Governance. Media designer, media artist, director and producer; strategic consultant for creative thinking using story-based approach; artworks and animation works shown internationally at galleries and festivals. Member: Special Interest Group on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques, Association for Computing Machinery; Visual Effects Society. Research interests: storytelling, digital cinema, embodied entertainment, media art, synaesthesia and entertainment design using smart gadgets and social media.