Ryohei Fujimaki, Ph.D., is CEO & Founder of dotData. Prior to founding dotData, he was the youngest research fellow ever in NEC Corporation’s 119-year history. T he title was honored for only six individuals among 1000+ researchers. During his tenure at NEC, Fujimaki was heavily involved in developing many cutting-edge data science solutions with NEC’s global business clients, and was instrumental in the successful delivery of several high-profile analytical solutions that are now widely used in industry. Fujimaki received his Ph.D. degree from the University of Tokyo in the field of machine learning and artificial intelligence.