OPI Activities for Industrial Development

AIIT Research Centers

As a professional graduate school, the Advanced Institute of Industrial Technology aims to deepen the research fields and share research results with society. The following research centers established at AIIT dynamically respond to social needs.

Network Service Platform Laboratories

【Director of Laboratory: Professor Masahiko Narita, Dr. Eng.
 Master Program of Information Systems Architecture】

The laboratory aims to realize a competitive Internet service platform, and aims to study the various services and devices into practical use via the platform.

Research Center for Artificial Intelligence and Service Science

【Director of Research Center: Professor Tokuro Matsuo, Ph. D.
 Master Program of Information Systems Architecture】

While incorporating cross-sectional and multidisciplinary perspectives, the research center aims to become the driving force in next-generation artificial intelligence studies to provide effective support to social activities.

Epistemic Research Institute of Social Ethics

【Director of Research Institute: Professor Mitsuhiro Maeda,
 Master Program of Innovation for Design and Engineering】

The research institute aims to pursue the desirable state of today's society, where the aspect of industrialization and the information-oriented aspect for modernization overlap, being mainly based on the methodology of information sociology.

Centre for the Research of Emergent functions in Artifacts and Technological Enterprises

【Director of Centre: Professor Satoshi Yoshida, Dr. Eng.
 Master Program of Innovation for Design and Engineering】

Today, there is a sense of stagnation in innovation proposed by many corporations and organizations. The centre makes an attempt of exhaustive logic development from the functional aspect, which was not deeply discussed in the past.