NTT Japan, Senior Research Engineer
Masayuki Ihara is a senior research engineer, supervisor at Proactive Navigation Project in NTT Service Evolution Laboratories, NTT Corporation. He received his ME and Ph.D. from Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan in 1994 and 2010, respectively. He worked at New Media Innovation Centre and University of British Columbia in Canada from 2002 to 2003. His research interests include value based design, cognition of human values and preferences, and human-computer interaction. His current work is on device collaboration technologies for disaster situations. He is a member of ACM.