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Chief Product Officer, Adobe and Executive Vice President, Creative Cloud
Managing Director, Allen & Company and Former U.S. Senator
Founding Partner, 5AM Ventures
Senior Advisor, Lixil Group Corporation and Chairman of the Board of Directors, Oracle Corporation Japan
Designer & President, Nippon Design Centre and Professor, Musashino Art University
Corporate Counselor, Takeda Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
Director, MIT Media Lab
President, Toyo Ito & Associates, Architects
U. A. and Helen Whitaker University Professor of Computer Science and Robotics, Carnegie Mellon University
Founder & Chairman, IDEO and Founder & Faculty Director, Stanford d.school
President and CEO of Sony Computer Science Laboratories, Inc.
Journalist and Goodwill Ambassador, FAO of the UN
Dr Sachiko Kuno
Co-Founder, President & CEO, S&R Foundation
Chairman of the Board, Seagate
Global Head of Computational Design + Inclusion, Automattic
Vice President of Product Management, Google
President & CEO, Micron Technology and Co-Founder, SanDisk Corporation
Representative Director, C Channel and Former CEO, LINE
Founder & Partner, Slow Ventures
Chairman of the Board & Representative Executive Officer, Hitachi, Ltd.
President & CEO, Suntory Holdings Limited
Founding Partner, Geodesic Capital and Former U.S. Ambassador to Japan
CEO, Y Combinator Continuity
Chairman of the Board, Microsoft
Co-Founder, Yahoo! and Founding Partner, AME Cloud Ventures
Founder & Director, Stanford Biodesign and Professor of Medicine & Engineering, Stanford University
Co-Owner & Former President, San Francisco 49ers and Chairman, Bowers & Wilkins