Shunsuke Aoki is founder/CEO of Yukai Engineering, Inc., a Tokyo-based robotics company known for making innovative IoT devices to merge physical and virtual realities. With his vision to help bring people closer together through technology, Yukai has invented such popular communication robots as Coconatch (2011), BOCCO (2015), a Kickstarter favorite, and “HATSUNE MIKU by iDoll×Nendoroid” (2016), a singing/dancing doll. Aoki founded Team Lab, Inc. while a student at University of Tokyo and has worked as CTO for pixiv Inc., the world’s largest community for digital illustrators. Aoki serves as a juror for Japan Institute of Design Promotion’s Good Design Award.
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