Supervisors & Program Advisors

Supervisors

Applications to the Disruptive Challenge will be assessed by 10 judges,
each regarded as front-runners in their respective fields, e.g. ICT.

Satoshi ikuta

Satoshi ikuta

Nagi Spirits Company, CEO

Gaku Ueda

Gaku Ueda

MODE, Inc., CEO

Erika Ogawa

Erika Ogawa

The Guinness World Records Japan Ltd., Co-Founder/Former President/Consultant

Tetsuya Kawanishi

Tetsuya Kawanishi

School of Fundamental Science and Engineering, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Waseda University
Professor, Department of Electronic and Physical Systems

Yoichi Sato

Yoichi Sato

TikTok Japan
General Manager

Katsuya Takasu

Katsuya Takasu

Director, Takasu Hospital

Tomotaka Takahashi

Tomotaka Takahashi

CEO, Robo Garage Co., Ltd.

Hiroshi Harada

Hiroshi Harada

Graduate School of Informatics, Kyoto University
Professor, Department of Communications and Computer Engineering

Tomoe Makino

Tomoe Makino

Activision Blizzard Japan,
Managing Director

Yukihiro Matsumoto

Yukihiro Matsumoto

Ruby Association
Chairman

Program Advisors

Six industry-leading innovators will work as INNO-vation Program consultants,
inputting their expert advice on how to improve the Program overall.

Adam D'Angelo

Adam D'Angelo

Founder and CEO, Quora
Former Facebook CTO

Joichi Ito

Joichi Ito

Venture Capitalist

Sputniko!

Sputniko!

Artist
Associate Professor, Tokyo University of the Arts Department of Design

Shinichi Nakasuka

Shinichi Nakasuka

Department of Aeronautics & Astronautics School of Engineering, University of Tokyo
Professor, Intelligent Space Systems Laboratory

Hitoshi Hokamura

Hitoshi Hokamura

Scrum Ventures Partner
First Compass Group, General Partner
Former Chairman of Evernote Japan

Takashi Miike

Takashi Miike

Filmmaker

The 2023 Generation Award is Currently Taking Applications