Socio-technical System Design

Industrial Information Systems and Environment Laboratory

  • Our laboratory is jointly run by Kazuo Hiekata (Associate Professor) and Bryan Moser(Project Associate Professor) .

Socio-technical System Design

In modern days, distributed human agents and artifacts cooperate in highly networked information society as large complex socio-technical systems. To solve problems caused by large complex systems, perspectives from several academic disciplines, such as engineering, information technology, economics, business administration and domain specific knowledge, are necessary to be integrated. We work on following items.

  1. Development of methodology for designing systems by systems approach, which identify objectives, functions, behavior and dependency of system elements.
  2. Development of methodology for communication and collaboration of teamwork to integrate multidisciplinary experts by mutual understanding on the bases of systems approach.

For more information, please visit [Research] page.

News

2018/07/04 - 2018/07-06

Kensuke Uno(M2 student) made a presentation in TE2018(The 25th International Conference on Transdisciplinary Engineering), Italy.​

2018/06/20 - 2018/06/22

Yoshiaki Oida(Ph.D student) made a presentation inCESUN2018(The Council of Engineering Systems Universities Global Conference 2018)​, Tokyo.​

2018/06/10 - 2018/06/14

Shinnosuke Wanaka(Ph.D student) made a presentation in IMDC2018(International Marine Design Conference 2018)​, Finland.​

2017/11/27 - 2017/11/28

Ph.D student Shinnosuke Wanaka and master student Kodai Ito had their presentations in JASNAOE 2017 Annual Autumn Meeting. Check here for detail.

2017/09/11

Associate Professor Kazuo Hiekata, master course student Kota Okada had their presentations in International Conference on Computer Applications in Shipbuilding​ ​(ICCAS2017)​, Singapore.​

2017/09/06

Project Associate Professor Bryan Moser has been named academic director and senior lecturer for MIT System Design & Management (SDM). Check here for detailed information.

2017/7/10

On-Demand Bus transportation system in Kashiwa city was introduced in "NIKKEI CONSTRUCTION".

2017/07/19 - 2017/07/14

Doctor student Yoshiaki Oida, Shinnosuke Wanaka, Master student Shotaro Ishihara and our guraduate Satoru Nakamura had a presentation in International Conference on Transdisciplinary Engineering (TE2017) , Singapore.

2017/06/19

Master student Shotaro Ishihara had a presentation in 8th SIGASD(Aging Society Design), Information Processing Society of Japan.

2017/6/6

Project Associate Professor Bryan Moser has won MIT Award: Teaching with Digital Technology 2017.

2017/6/3

Entrance briefing session of Human and Engineered Environmental Studies was held in Kashiwa Campus from 1 p.m.

2017/5/23

Assistant Professor Taiga Mitsuyuki received Best Paper Award for the Youth (Inui Award), The Japan Society of Naval Architects and Ocean Engineers (JASNAOE).

2017/5/22

A joint research meeting with Kyushu University and Hiroshima University was held.

2017/5/13

Entrance briefing session of Human and Engineered Environmental Studies was held in Kashiwa Campus from 1 p.m.

2017/5/7

Entrance briefing session of Human and Engineered Environmental Studies was held in Hongo Campus from 1 p.m.

2017/5/20 - 2017/5/21

At 90th May Festival of the University of Tokyo, “Tank test” demonstration was conducted. In our demonstration, you can see the resistance test using a model ship and towing tank with a length of 85m after the explanation of tank test's history and basic theory.

2017/05/23 - 2017/05/24

Associate Professor​ Hiekata Kazuo, ​master students ​Kota Okada​, ​Kensuke Uno had their presentations in JASNAOE 2017 Annual Spring Meeting.

2017/3/24

4th year undergraduate student Shotaro Ishihara received best undergraduate research award of Program for Social Innovation Course, Department of Systems innovation, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokyo.

2017/3/2

As part of the project of GTL(Global Teamwork Project), 「Cooperative Global Human Resources Development at the University of Tokyo with MIT and Industries -Cultivation of human resources in Japanese Maritime Industries-」 was held at Hongo Campus.

2017/2/13

On demand transportation system was introduced in Gazoo.com

2017/2/4

As part of the project of GTL(Global Teamwork Project), 「Academic and Industrial Readiness for a Data Rich Society」 was held at Hongo Campus.

2017/1/25

As part of the project of GTL(Global Teamwork Project), 「MIT Joint Seminar about smartcity」 was held at UDCK.

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