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Takao Okamawari Director, Advanced Technology Research Department at SoftBank


He received a Ph. D. degree in communication engineering from Osaka university, Japan, in 1998.

He joined Japan Telecom Co. Ltd in 1998.

He conducted the research on optical fiber communication from 1998 to 2000.

He conducted the research on computer network protocols with British Telecom Plc. from 2001 to 2004. 

He conducted the research on high performance computing from 2005 to 2008.

Currently, he is a director of advanced technology research division of Softbank Corp. and conducting the research on next generation mobile network.

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