Our research proposals were adopted as CREST and RISTEX projects, Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST). Dr. Kawai is a co-investigator in the CREST project, and Prof. Asada is a principle investigator in the RISTEX project.
Research Area: “Symbiotic Interaction: Creation and development of core technologies interfacing human and information environments”(Program Supervisor: Kenji Mase)
Project: “An exploration of the principle of emerging interactions in spatiotemporal diversity” (Principle Investigator: Ichiro Tsuda)
Research Area: “Human Information Technology Ecosystem” (Program Supervisor: Jiro Kokuryo)
Project: “Legal Beings: electronic personhoods of artificial intelligence and robots in NAJIMI society, based on a reconsideration of the concept of autonomy” (Principle Investigator: Minoru Asada)