Organizers

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Organizer 1
Toshikazu Seto
Project Lecturer, Ph.D., Center for Spatial Information Science, The University of Tokyo

Contact information: tosseto@csis.u-tokyo.ac.jp

Brief bio:
Toshikazu Seto, Ph.D., is a Project Lecturer of Center for Spatial Information Science at the University of Tokyo. His current research in GIScience focuses on participatory GIS, volunteered geographic information (VGI), and Open Source GIS technologies. His substantive research in political science focuses on open data policy and the effects of engagement of civic tech communities.

ORCID: 0000-0003-0281-1790

Organizer 2
Yoshihide Sekimoto
Associate Professor, Dr. Eng., Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo

Contact information: sekimoto@iis.u-tokyo.ac.jp

Brief bio:
Dr. Yoshihide Sekimoto is an Associate professor of the Institute of Industrial Science, the University of Tokyo. He is burning enthusiasm to resolve social problems that become complicated by advanced spatial information processing. His study covers a wide range of topics, including prediction of mass people movement, urban planning support by fusion of various urban data, and construction of distribution infrastructure for social infrastructure data.

ORCID: 0000-0003-0305-7056

Organizer 3
Hiroshi Omata
Project Researcher, Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo

Contact information: homata@iis.u-tokyo.ac.jp

Brief bio:
Hiroshi Omata is a Project Researcher of the Institute of Industrial Science, the University of Tokyo. He has been working on software developments for more than a decade. He holds the specialization in digital signal processing of audio, web-based technology, and engagement of civic technology communities. He is leading in the civic technology communities and open data communities in Japan.

Organizer 4
Shigeomi Shibata
Project Researcher, Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo
Contact information: shigeomi@iis.u-tokyo.ac.jp

Brief bio:
Shigeomi Shibata is a Project Researcher of Institute of Industrial Science, the University of Tokyo. He has been working on architecture design and case study for web-based technology and engagement of civic technology communities. He is leading in the civic technology communities and open data communities in japan.

Organizer 5
Hiroya Maeda
Project Researcher, Sekimoto Lab, The University of Tokyo, Japan.

Contact information: maedahi@iis.u-tokyo.ac.jp

Brief bio:
Hiroya Maeda is a Project Researcher at the Institute of Industrial Science, the University of Tokyo. His current research topic is about road damage detection using image processing.

ORCID: 0000-0003-2789-4019

Organizer 6
Midori Maeda
Cooperative Research Fellow, Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo
Contact information: m-maeda@iis.u-tokyo.ac.jp

Brief bio:
Midori Maeda is a Cooperative Research Fellow at the Institute of Industrial Science, the University of Tokyo. Her current research topic is about price estimation of real estate and business transaction analysis.

Organizer 7
Jue Ma
Doctoral Course Student, Graduate School of Civil Engineering, The University of Tokyo
Contact information: majuekar@gmail.com

Brief bio:
Jue Ma is a Doctoral Course Student of Graduate School of Civil Engineering, the University of Tokyo. She has been working on landscape architecture design and urban planning and citizen participation management. Her current research focuses on smart urban planning based on the data augmented design.

Organizer 8
Kento Kajiwara
Master Course Student, Graduate School of Civil Engineering, The University of Tokyo
Contact information: kento@iis.u-tokyo.ac.jp

Brief bio:
Kento Kajiwara is a Master Course Student, Graduate School of Civil Engineering, The University of Tokyo. His current research topic is about population distribution forecasting model based on household agent.