Author Archives: Toshie Takahashi

About Toshie Takahashi

Toshie Takahashi is Professor in the School of Culture, Media and Society, as well as the Institute for Al and Robotics,Waseda University, Tokyo. She was the former faculty Associate at the Harvard Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society. She has held visiting appointments at the University of Oxford and the University of Cambridge as well as Columbia University. She conducts cross-cultural and trans-disciplinary research on the social impact of robots as well as the potential of AI for Social Good. 【早稲田大学文学学術院教授。元ハーバード大学バークマンクライン研究所ファカルティ・アソシエイト。現在、人工知能の社会的インパクトやロボットの利活用などについて、ハーバード大学やケンブリッジ大学と国際共同研究を行っている。東京オリンピック・パラリンピック競技大会組織委員会テクノロジー諮問委員会委員。】

Launching the UN “A Future with AI” project

I’m delighted to announce that we are launching “A Future with AI – Voices of Global Youth”  in collaboration with the UN, Lambert Hogenhout, Chief Data, Analytics and Emerging Technologies.  The aim is to contribute towards a vision of a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Panelist at the UNICEF’s Global Forum on AI for Children

I’m honored to be invited to the UNICEF’s Global Forum on AI for Children on Nov 30th and Dec 1st. UNICEF and the Government of Finland will host the Global Forum on AI for Children. This first-of-its-kind, virtual event will … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Keynote speech at the Kick-off event of the Center for Mathematical Science and Artificial Intelligence, Chubu University.

I delivered a keynote speech, entitled, “AI for Good” at the Kick-off event of the Center for Mathematical Science and Artificial Intelligence, Chubu University on October 17th, 2021.

Posted in AI, Robot | Comments Off on Keynote speech at the Kick-off event of the Center for Mathematical Science and Artificial Intelligence, Chubu University.

Panelist at the Information Communication Forum

I’m thrilled to be invited to the Information Communication Forum on “Digitalisation of the Japanese Government” on Sep 29th.

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Panelist at the Information Communication Forum

UNESCO and Boston Consulting Group’s AI Conference

I’m greatly honored to join the Global Exchange on Achieving National Priorities with AI organized by UNESCO and its IRCAI SL and Boston Consulting Group (BCG) .

Posted in AI | Comments Off on UNESCO and Boston Consulting Group’s AI Conference

Keynote Speech at the AI Expo Africa

I was invited as a keynote speaker at the Africa’s Largest B2B B2G AI RPA & Smart Tech Trade Show & Conference on September 7th. @ AI Expo Africa  www.aiexpoafrica.com

Posted in AI | Comments Off on Keynote Speech at the AI Expo Africa

invited talk on “Trust and the Smart City: a view from Project GenZAI (Moonshot R&D project)” @ RO-MAN 2021

I’m honored to give an invited talk on “Trust and the Smart City: a view from Project GenZAI (Moonshot R&D project)” @ RO-MAN 2021 The topic of the Ro-man conference this year was: trustworthiness and cooperation. The workshop aims to … Continue reading

Posted in AI, blockchain, future society, Robot, smart city | Comments Off on invited talk on “Trust and the Smart City: a view from Project GenZAI (Moonshot R&D project)” @ RO-MAN 2021

Interviewed for “The Brand Called You” by Ashutosh Garg

I’m honored to be interviewed for “The Brand Called You” by Ashutosh Garg who has very popular podcast and regularly appear on CNN India.

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Interviewed for “The Brand Called You” by Ashutosh Garg

Published my article on Project GenZAI @Sustainable Smart City Partner Program (NTT Group)(in Japanese)

My article on “Project GenZAI (in the Moonshot R&D Program) : to leave no one behind” has been published at the Sustainable Smart City Partner Program (NTT Group)(in Japanese) https://digital-is-green.jp/initiative/advisor/t_takahashi/index.html?fbclid=IwAR09W832DjeMqMf21Xq8iL582sZWBmAviQYbq5z_LgkYpVQRfztUKP12TQE

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Published my article on Project GenZAI @Sustainable Smart City Partner Program (NTT Group)(in Japanese)

Joining the 2020 IEEE/ITU International Conference on “AI for Good”

Great honored to join the 2020 IEEE/ITU International Conference on “AI for Good” as the Master of Ceremony as well as a member of the organizing committee.

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Joining the 2020 IEEE/ITU International Conference on “AI for Good”