Masajiro Iwasaki Senior Chief Researcher, LY Research

He received his B.Eng in Industrial Engineering and M.Eng in Mechanical Engineering from Waseda University in 1987 and 1989, respectively. He joined NEC in 1989. From 1990 to 2007, he worked on text retrieval, structural document database, and image retrieval for Ricoh. He joined Yahoo Japan Corporation (now known as LY Corporation) in 2007. His research interests include image recognition and high-dimensional data retrieval. He also received a Ph.D. in Information and Computer Science from Keio University in 2014.