Prof Yasuhiro Murayama
Dr. Yasuhiro Murayama is the Research Executive Director of Big Data Integration Research Center of National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT), Japan, as well as ex officio of ICSU-World Data System (WDS) Scientific Committee (also as WDS-IPO interim director for Apr. 2011-March 2012). He is also serving as Associate member of Science Council of Japan, Antarctic Observation Deliberation Committee of National Institute of Polar Research, and member of High Level Expert Group of European Open Science Cloud of European Commission. Also his public experiences e served as a Visiting Professor at Research Institute of Sustainable Humanosphere of Kyoto University in 2013, Board member of Japan Geoscience Union in 2014-2015, and member of Expert Panel of Open Science Promotion at Cabinet Office of Japan 2014-2015.He was awarded by Japan's Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology in 2007. Dr. Murayama received his Ph.D. from Kyoto University in1993.