Institute for the social implementation of algorithmic solutions

Wit Institute

About Wit Institute:


Wit is an applied research institute focused on the practical implementation of algorithmic solutions related to artificial intelligence, such as machine learning and deep learning technologies, in the field of advanced information science. The organization actively conducts comprehensive applied research in complex areas. Wit was founded in 2003 in Tokyo.

Management Team:

Kenny (Koichi) Kato, Founder CEO
Kenny has a background in business development and marketing. He worked at Microsoft Japan from 1990 to 2001, where he was the head of Windows products and marketing. Kenny received his MS from Waseda University. He also currently holds the following positions;
  - Board Director, Executive Leaders Forum
  - Visiting Researcher, Research Institute of Information Technology and Management, Waseda University.

Daiya Hashimoto
, Independent Director
Professor at the Digital Hollywood University in Tokyo.

Tetsuhide Akaishi, Independent Director
Tetsuhide is a leading researcher of advanced databases and enterprise computer systems.