NISHIKAWA Hitoshi, PhD, MBA

NISHIKAWA Hitoshi is an executive officer of astamuse company, Ltd. and the general manager of its Data Management and Research Division. He is also an associate professor by special appointment at Center for Community Knowledge, National Institute of Informatics. Before assuming the current positions, he was an assistant professor at Computational Linguistics and Natural Language Processing Laboratory, Department of Computer Science, School of Computing, Tokyo Institute of Technology. His interests lie in data management and natural language processing, especially natural language generation and automatic summarization. Before joining Tokyo Institute of Technology, he was affiliated with Media Intelligence Laboratories, Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation, as a research scientist.

He received his PhD degree in computer science from Nara Institute of Science and Technology in 2013 and his MBA degree with Beta Gamma Sigma from IE Business School (IE University) in 2017.

Contact

  • hitoshi (at) nishikawa (dot) name

Awards

Grants

  • 科研費若手研究(B) (代表), Apr. 2017 - Mar. 2020.

  • 基盤研究(B) (分担), Apr. 2016 - Mar. 2019.

  • Microsoft Research CORE12 Project, Apr. 2016 - Mar. 2018.

Other Stuff

In Japanese, my name is written as 西川 仁 (にしかわ ひとし). It is a quite simple name, huh?