One of the world's leading authorities on systems engineering and design thinking, Seiko Shirasaka chairs the newly formed Advisory Board to offer his insights and expertise acquired through various hands-on multidisciplinary project experiences.
Professor, Graduate School of System Design and Management, Keio University
Formerly of Mitsubishi Electric Corp.
Areas of expertise: Systems engineering, space systems engineering, systems assurance/functional safety.
Awarded numerous prizes for role played in the interdisciplinary "Konotori" (HTV: H-II Transfer Vehicle) development project, for which his responsibilities included the overall system integration, avionics architecture design, and system safety design.