Toshihiko Yamasaki received the Ph.D. degree from The University of Tokyo. He is currently an Associate Professor at Department of Information and Communication Engineering, Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, The University of Tokyo. He was a JSPS Fellow for Research Abroad and a visiting scientist at Cornell University from Feb. 2011 to Feb. 2013. His current research interests include attractiveness computing based on multimedia big data analysis, pattern recognition, machine learning, and so on. Dr. Yamasaki is a member of IEEE, ACM, IEICE, ITE, IPSJ, and JSAI.