Keynote Speech

Extended reality (VR/AR/MR) and A.I. for precision surgery and tele-medicine

By:  Professor Maki Sugimoto, MD, PhD
Nov. 24 (Sun) 13:10 – 14:00,
Hall 1 / Auditiorium 221
Faculty of Engineering Bldg. 2


Professor Maki Sugimoto, MD, PhD

Professor at Teikyo University Okinaga Research Institute Inovation Lab.
Holoeyes.Inc. Co-Founder, Director & COO
Visiting Research Fellow at University of Tokyo Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology

Prof Sugimoto graduated from Teikyo University School of Medicine. Experience as a fellow at National Tokyo Medical Center, fellow at Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System California US, associate professor at Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, and associate professor at International University of Health and Welfare Graduate School.

As a surgeon, Dr. Sugimoto has also been involved in leading edge research of engineering of medical equipment and health care business consulting. He is also passionate about IP strategic supports, scientific education and education for the younger generation. Received many patents in the medical and engineering sector, as well as awards from academic conferences. Official ambassador of OsiriX; the most widely used DICOM viewer in the world. Elected as“an innovator who is continuing to change the world” from Apple in 2014.

Japan Surgical Society official certified doctor, Japan Gastroenterological Endoscopy Society certified doctor, Japan Society for Endoscopic Surgery certified endoscopic surgical skill qualification system: qualified surgeon. Visiting professor at Teikyo University School of Medicine, Medical Information System Research Center and Sojo University. Special research associate professor of Chiba University Center for Frontier Medical Engineering. Visiting associate professor at Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Gastroenterology.

Nov. 27-28, 2020, Online