Kumiyo Nakakoji

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ICSE 2011 Roles

  • Keynote Speaker


Kumiyo Nakakoji, Director at Key Technology Laboratory, Software Research Associates Inc., Japan, received B.S. in computer science from Osaka University, Japan, in 1986, and M.S. in 1990 and Ph.D. in 1993, both in computer science from University of Colorado, Boulder, certified in Institute of Cognitive Science. She has been spending her research career both in industry and academia. While she has been working for Software Research Associates since 1986, she also held positions as Full Professor at Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology (RCAST), University of Tokyo, Japan, where she co-directed the Knowledge Interaction Design (KID) Laboratory (2002-2010), as Adjunct Associate Professor at Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan (1995-2002), and as Adjoint Assistant Professor at Institute of Cognitive Science, University of Colorado, Boulder, USA (1994-2002). She has served as chairs, editors, and members for numerous research committees, journals, conferences, and government funding agencies, in the fields of Human-Computer Interaction, Software Engineering, and Design and Creative Knowledge Work Support. She was awarded Distinguished Engineering Alumni Award from College of Engineering, University of Colorado, Boulder, in 2006.

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Key Technology Laboratory
Software Research Associates Inc.
2-32-8 Minami-Ikebukuro, Toshima,
Tokyo, 171-8513, Japan

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