E-Journal

July/August 2016 Issue

July/August 2016 Issue

AI Opportunity for the Evolution of Human Beings

Publisher's Note
The Specter of a Bear Is Haunting the World of Investment
By Kazumasa Kusaka
Cover Lead
AI - Opportunity for the Evolution of Human Beings
By Naoyuki Haraoka
Cover Story AI - Opportunity for the Evolution of Human Beings 1
The Fourth Industrial Revolution: What it Means, How to Respond
By Klaus Schwab
Cover Story AI - Opportunity for the Evolution of Human Beings 2
Interview with Andrew Wyckoff and Alistair Nolan of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)
By Japan SPOTLIGHT
Cover Story AI - Opportunity for the Evolution of Human Beings 3
Interview with Hitoshi Matsubara, Professor of Future University Hakodate & President of the Japanese Society of Artificial Intelligence
By Japan SPOTLIGHT
Cover Story AI - Opportunity for the Evolution of Human Beings 4
Interview with Kazuo Yano, Corporate Officer & Corporate Chief Scientist, Hitachi Ltd. Research & Development Group
By Japan SPOTLIGHT
Cover Story AI - Opportunity for the Evolution of Human Beings 5
Will AI Take Away Jobs from Human Beings?
By Noriyuki Yanagawa
Cover Story AI - Opportunity for the Evolution of Human Beings 6
Interview with Kentaro Yoshifuji, a 27 year-old entrepreneur, CEO of Ory Laboratory Inc.
By Japan SPOTLIGHT
Cover Story AI - Opportunity for the Evolution of Human Beings 7
Interview with Sakuya Morimoto, COO of Exvision Inc.
By Japan SPOTLIGHT
Cover Story AI - Opportunity for the Evolution of Human Beings 8
Future Advanced Driving Support System with Automated Driving Technology
By Koji Taguchi, Ryuji Funayama & Toshiki Kindo
Special Interview
Interview with Ken Ash, Director of OECD Trade & Agriculture Directorate
By Japan SPOTLIGHT
Special Article 1
Another Look at the Growth & Inequality Nexus
By Orsetta Causa
Special Article 2
Japanese Shinkansen Technology Modernizing Indian Railways
By Mukesh Williams
Special Article 3
Trends in Japanese Energy Policy & the "Innovative Energy Strategy"
By Keigo Akimoto
Special Article 4
Quantitative Easing or Quackish Easing?
By Yuji Kawano
Special Article 5
Japan as a "Nation of Culture"
By Junko Iwabuchi
Viewpoint 1
To Challenge More Better Joke: English Mistakes Commonly Made by Japanese People
By Jillian Yorke
Viewpoint 2
The Fourth Industrial Revolution - End of the Beginning or Beginning of the End?
By Richard P. Greenfield
Stories from Past Issues of Japan SPOTLIGHT
Robots Are Friends & Colleagues of Human Beings
By Japan SPOTLIGHT