Ireland Stapleton was pleased to host WorldDenver’s Business Briefing featuring Yoshi A. Okamoto, Executive Director of SHO-zemi Innovation Ventures on Thursday, May 12, 2022. Okamoto is an executive with over 20 years of experience in managing and directing artificial intelligence and data-intensive ventures. He leverages this background in his current position as Director of SHO-zemi Labs/SHO-zemi Innovation Ventures (SZIV), the learning science and innovation arm of Shonan Seminar Co., Ltd. Operating as an internal start-up within this large and fast-growing Japanese K-12 learning company, SZIV’s mission is to fund and create systems that will change the way the world learns. In this briefing, Okamoto discussed the ways Artificial Intelligence can advance and create opportunities for global education.
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