Education

  • M.A. Environmental Design and Governance, Keio University, 2010 Thesis: "Analyzing Spatial Complexity within the Neighborhood of Visual Cognition"
  • B.A Environmental Information, Keio University, 2008

Professional Employments

Nikken Sekkei, Architectural Design Department, Digital Design Lab, Architect, 2011–2015

Internships

  • MEME, assistant for scripting, Boston, 2011
  • Ryoji Ikeda, assistant in CG modeling / rendering / architectural drawings for exhibitions, 2010

Awards and Honors

  • 18th Japan Media Arts Festival, Jury Selection, 2014
  • ALGODEeQ -international programming competition for architecture, cities, and general design, Grand Prize, 2014
  • Art Hack Day 2014, Tokyo, Golden Art Hack Day Award, 2014
  • Code for Resilience Global Innovation Challenge (Hackathon),World Bank, London, Grand Prize, 2014
  • 100 Innovators of the Next Era, Nikkei Architecture Magazine, Elected, 2014
  • Excellent Undergraduate Architectural Design Exhibition - Lemon Gasui, Elected, 2010
  • Shigeru Ito prize (annual award for graduation production) - Keio University, Grand Prize, 2010

Invited talks

  • Evacuation, Geography, Time, Map - City notations in the shrinking era-, Ozone Living Center, Tokyo, 2012
  • Computational Works in Practice, Nihon University, Tokyo, 2012
  • Digital Design in practice- Archifuture 2012, Tokyo, 2012
  • Computation and Computerization, Live Round About Journal, Tokyo, 2010

Conference Activity / Participation

  • Potentials in Applying Collective Intelligence in Architecture, 35th Informatics, Systems, Technology Symposium, AIJ(Architectural Institute of Architecture), Tokyo, 2012
  • Analyzing Spatial Complexity within the Neighborhood of Visual Cognition - ALGODE, Tokyo, 2011
  • Digital Design in Practice, Keio University, Kanagawa, 2013
  • Three tools of collective intelligence in decision making, Keio University, Kanagawa, 2012

Media Coverage

  • 100 Innovators of the Next Era, Nikkei Architecture, 2014
  • Temporary Shelter for Haiti Earthquake refugees, participated as project manager, Shinkenchiku, 2010
  • House in Hanegi Park - Cherry, participated as designer/ construction support, Jyutakutokushu, 2010
  • Hualin Temporary elementary school (Chengdu, China), participated as construction support, Shinkenchiku, 2008
  • Case study House-13 -Atelier of Stained Glass Artist-, participated as designer and construction support, Shinkenchiku, 2006

Related Professional Skills

Programming (C++, Java, processing, C#, python, javascript, PHP) Have experience of developing, Web Applications, BIM(Revit) add-ins, standalone application, simulations CAD/BIM and visual programming software (Revit, ArchiCAD, Rhinoceros, Grasshopper)

Professional Membership

Algorithmic design committee in AIJ(Architectural Institute of Japan) 2010-2015