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Person Re-identification Technology That Matches People Even If They Are Facing Away or Their Bodies Are Hidden
Logical Thinking AI that interprets the result logically with reasons
Retrieval based time-series data analysis that enables instant detection of similarities with past data
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Events, Media Exposure

March 15, 2019
Hitoshi Imaoka, Research Fellow & Director  at NEC Biometrics Research Laboratories, and Hans Peter Graf, Department Head of Machine Learning at NEC Laboratories America will join a panel discussion at The AI Summit "AI/SUM" (Apr. 22-24, Tokyo).
January 21, 2019
Ryohei Fujimaki, former Research Fellow of NEC Data Science Research Laboratories, was officially named as CEO of dotData Inc. on Nov. 19, 2018. Dr. Fujimaki has permanently transferred to dotData Inc. and now been fully committed to its business as of Jan. 1, 2019 along with other former NEC researchers - Yukitaka Kusumura, Yusuke Muraoka, and Masato Asahara.
January 15, 2019
Munehiro Tada, Principle Researcher at NEC System Platform Laboratory was elevated as an IEEE Fellow for his contributions to copper interconnects for very-large-scale integration as of January 1st.
December 28, 2018
NEC Laboratories Europe provided a very high-resolution digital scanner to the Department of Applied Tumor Biology at the Institute of Pathology of the Heidelberg University Hospital for digitizing images of cancer tissue samples. Both parties agreed to conduct a joint research to create artificial intelligence based on machine learning to predict the clinical biology and therapy responsiveness of human cancers.
December 19, 2018
A Paper written by Kunihiro Takeoka, Masafumi Oyamada and Shinji Nakadai researcher at NEC Data Science Research Laboratories,  have been accepted to The Thirty-Third AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-19, 1/27-2/1).

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