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Ken-Ichi Murata

Toyota Motor Corporation
Project General Manager

Ken-ichi Murata is a Project General Manager at Electronics Development Division 1 in Toyota. He graduated Keio University, and after finishing PhD study in Computer Science, he joined Sony Computer Science Laboratories Inc. as a computer science researcher. In 2000, he moved to Sony Corporation to develop software platform & technologies for CE products. He was the senior architect and the project lead of the Cell Operating System and a Cell architecture board member when he was engaging the Playstation 3 development. In 2008, he jumped into the automotive industry, Toyota Motor Corporation, and since 2010 he is acting as a unit chief engineer of the next generation in-vehicle Multi-media/Telematics systems. His background is programming language and compiler, embedded real-time operating systems, network protocols, and information security.