Hiroshi Sankoh
Assistant Manager of 5G XR Services Planning & Development KDDI
Hiroshi Sankoh is an assistant manager of 5G XR Services Planning & Development at KDDI Corporation Japan. He received B.Eng., M.Info., and Ph.D. degrees in Information Science from Kyoto University, and joined KDDI Corporation after the Masters degree in 2008. Since then, he has been in charge of R&D and Planning of XR related projects such as Free-viewpoint video, Visual Positioning Service (VPS), and Digital Human development. Recently, he has been interested in utilizing Mobile Edge Computing (MEC) for the low-latency cloud streaming of immersive XR experiences. He spent several months as a visiting researcher in Surrey University in England, focusing on Deep Learning.