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Shin-ya Amano, Japanese language educator. Director Information Processing Society Japan, Tokyo, 2001—2003; Fellow: Information Processing Society Japan; member: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Association for Natural Language Processing, Japan Information-Culturology Society, Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers.

Background

Amano, Shin-ya was born on February 16, 1948 in Nagoya, Aichi, Japan. Son of Takeo and Shigeko Amano.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Kyoto University, 1973.

Career

Research scientist Tokyo Shibaura Electric Company Ltd., 1973—1985. Senior research scientist Toshiba corporation, 1985—1986, manager of japanese language research group, 1986—1994, manager 2nd laboratory, 1994—1996, chief research scientist, 1996—1999, senior fellow, 1999—2004, Toshiba Research Consulting Corporation, Tokyo, 2004—2004. Full professor Shonan Institute of Technology, Fujisawa, Japan, since 2004.

Committee Natural Language Processing Working Group of Institute for New Generation Computer Tecnology, Tokyo, 1985—1987. Vice-chaiman Technology Committee Electronic Dictionary Research Institute, Ltd., Tokyo, 1987—1992. Committee 152nd Commiittee Japan Society for Promotion of Science, Tokyo, 1987—1995, Language Research Group of Advanced Telecommunications Research Institute International, Tokyo, 1993—1995.

Chairman Research Board Real World Computing Partnership, Tokyo, 1995—1996. Commissioner Intellectual Property High Court, Tokyo, since 2004. Chairman Location Information Application Technology Committee Japan Machinery Federation, Tokyo, 2000—2003, Institute of Transportation Studies Info-Communications Forum Location Information Group, Tokyo, 2000—2004, Copyright Committee Information Processing Society Japan, Tokyo, 2001—2003.

Chaiman Publication Committee Information Processing Society Japan, Tokyo, 2001—2003. Evaluator Japan Accreditation Board for Engineering Education, Tokyo, since 2005. Committee accreditation board Information Processing Society Japan, Tokyo, since 2006.

Committee continuing professional development board Institute Electronics, Information and Cmmunication Engineers, Tokyo, since 2002.

Membership

Director Information Processing Society Japan, Tokyo, 2001—2003. Fellow: Information Processing Society Japan. Member: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Association for Natural Language Processing, Japan Information-Culturology Society, Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Classical music, history, travel.

Connections

father:
Takeo Amano

mother:
Shigeko Amano