Director’s Talk (Thursday, June 1st) 13:20 - 13:50 Basic Research in the Age of AI×IoT×BigData - New Design of R&D Processes by the Blending of Science and Engineering - Eisaku Maeda, Director, NTT Communication Science Laboratories
Invited Talk (Thursday, June 1st) 14:00 - 15:00 Four scenarios of future city
Takamasa Sakai, R&D Director, Hakuhodo Institute of Life and Living
Research Talk (Thursday, June 1st)  15:30 - 16:10 
Discovering hidden structure in big data - Knowledge discovery based on probabilistic latent variable models - Tomoharu Iwata, Ueda Research Laboratory
Research Talk (Friday, June 2nd) 11:00 - 11:40 Generative personal assistance with audio and visual examples - Deep learning opens the way to innovative media generation - Takuhiro Kaneko, Media Information Laboratory
Research Talk (Friday, June 2nd) 13:00 - 13:40 What is special about excellent batters? - The essence of fine skills in the light of implicit brain functions - Makio Kashino, Sports Brain Science Project
Research Talk (Friday, June 2nd) 13:50 - 14:30 
Does breathing change the impression of a sound? - Interactive relationship between respiration and sound, and its effect on emotion - Takashi G. Sato, Moriya Research Laboratory

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NTT Communication Science Laboratories Open House 2017

This year the NTT Communication Science Laboratories Open House 2017 will be held on June 1st (Thu) and 2nd (Fri) at the NTT Keihanna Building in Kyoto. We will present our latest research findings and accomplishments in the field of information and human sciences through various lectures and exhibitions. We look forward to seeing you at the site!

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Free direct buses

Free direct buses will be running between train stations and the site during the event. The buses depart from the Hosono station and Gakken-Nara-Tomigaoka Station.


  • No pre-resistration is required. Admission is free.