Centers & Labs

RIKEN Center for Advanced Intelligence Project (AIP)

Masashi  Sugiyama(D.Eng.)
Masashi Sugiyama
The RIKEN Center for Advanced Intelligence Project has been launched since April 2016 with the subsidy for “Advanced Integrated Intelligence Platform Project (AIP) -Artificial Intelligence/ Big Data/ Internet of Things/ Cybersecurity-.” from the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology.
Our center aims to achieve scientific breakthrough and to contribute to the welfare of society and humanity through developing innovative technologies. We also conduct research on ethical, legal and social issues caused by the spread of AI technology and develop human resources.



  • Goal-Oriented Technology Research Group
    Naonori Ueda(D.Eng.)
    • Disaster Resilience Science Team
      Naonori Ueda(D.Eng.)
    • Human Computation Team
      Hisashi Kashima(Ph.D.)
    • Natural Language Understanding Team
      Kentaro Inui(D.Eng.)
    • Knowledge Acquisition Team
      Yuji Matsumoto(D.Eng.)
    • Robotics for Infrastructure Management Team
      Takayuki Okatani(D.Eng.)
    • Information Integration for Neuroscience Team
      Motoaki Kawanabe(D.Eng.)
    • Computational Brain Dynamics Team
      Okito Yamashita(Ph.D.)
    • Medical Image Analysis Team
      Issei Sato(Ph.D.)
    • Statistical Genetics Team
      Gen Tamiya(Ph.D.)
    • Music Information Intelligence Team
      Masatoshi Hamanaka(D.Eng.)
    • Cognitive Behavioral Assistive Technology Team
      Mihoko Otake(Ph.D.)
    • Tourism Information Analytics Team
      Satoshi Nakamura(D.Eng.)
    • Physical Intelligence Transfer Technology Team
      Atsushi Hiyama(D.Eng.)
    • Sound Scene Understanding Team
      Kazuyoshi Yoshii(Ph.D.)
    • Cancer Translational Research Team
      Ryuji Hamamoto(Ph.D.)
    • Language Information Access Technology Team
      Satoshi Sekine(Ph.D.)
    • Pathology Informatics Unit
      Yoichiro Yamamoto(M.D., Ph.D.)
  • Artificial Intelligence in Society Research Group
    Hiroshi Nakagawa(D.Eng.)
    • Science, Technology and Society Team
      Osamu Sakura(D.Sci.)
    • Intelligent Society and Application Team
      Yutaka Matsuo(D.Eng.)
    • Human-AI Communication Team
      Toyoaki Nishida(D.Eng.)
    • AI Ethics in Creativity Support Team
      Koichi Hori(D.Eng.)
    • Decentralized Big Data Team
      Koiti Hashida(D.Sci.)
    • Information Law Team
      Masatomo Suzuki(Ph.D.)
  • RIKEN AIP-NEC Collaboration Center
    Masashi Sugiyama(D.Eng.)
  • RIKEN AIP-TOSHIBA Collaboration Center
    Masashi Sugiyama(D.Eng.)
  • RIKEN AIP-FUJITSU Collaboration Center
    Masashi Sugiyama(D.Eng.)

Contact information

Nihonbashi 1-chome Mitsui Building, 15th floor,
1-4-1 Nihonbashi,
Chuo-ku, Tokyo
103-0027, Japan

Email: aip-suishin [at]

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