BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.6354@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20210224T000000Z DTEND:20210224T000000Z DESCRIPTION:From virtual reality to artificial intelligence\, much of today 's hot technology is being pioneered by outstanding women.&nbsp\;<strong>D r. Noriko Arai</strong>&nbsp\;is the director of the Todai Robot Project\, which created an AI that scored in the top 20 percent of the notoriously difficult University of Tokyo entrance exam.&nbsp\;<strong>Yuka Kojima</st rong>&nbsp\;co-founded FOVE Inc.\, inventing the world&rsquo\;s first virt ual-reality headset that can track eye movements to allow for unprecedente d realism. And&nbsp\;<strong>Sara Hooker</strong>&nbsp\;is at the forefron t of artificial intelligence research at Google Brain\, focusing on deep l earning\, a subfield of machine learning inspired by brain mechanics. At t his panel discussion\, Arai\, Kojima and Hooker share their career stories and experience working in various tech roles\, and offer advice for how w omen can excel in the tech workplace. Moderated by NHK World&rsquo\;s&nbsp \;<strong>Catherine Kobayashi</strong>.&nbsp\;\n<strong>Program Details:</ strong>\nThis is a free event\, with advance registration required. The pr ogram will be live-streamed through YouTube\, and registrants will receive the viewing link by email on the event day. Participants can submit quest ions through YouTube during the livestream. Partly in Japanese\, with Engl ish interpretation provided.&nbsp\; DTSTAMP:20240721T130713Z SUMMARY:Women in Tech: Japanese and International Trailblazers URL:/en/events/2021/02/24/women-in-tech-japanese-and-international-trailbla / END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR