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Takafumi Ochiai, MS

  • Global Affiliate Visiting Scholar, 2019-20
  • The Asahi Shimbun Company


Takafumi Ochiai is a global affiliate visiting scholar at the Walter H. Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center (Shorenstein APARC) for 2019-20. Ochiai has over 9 years of experience as an engineer at The Asahi Shimbun, the national leading newspaper company in Japan.  At The Asahi Shimbun, he engaged in R&D about artificial intelligence, launches of new media services, and development of a data analytics system.  While at Shorenstein APARC, his research will focus on data science, data-based decision making, and organizational change.