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Noriko Arai

Last updated: Jun 16, 2016 at 14:25
 
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Name
Noriko Arai
Alternative names
narai
E-mail
arainii.ac.jp
Affiliation
National Institute of Informatics
Section
Information and Society Research Division
Job title
Professor
Degree
Doctor in Science
Other affiliation
The Graduate University for Advanced Studies

Profile

Noriko Arai received her doctoral degree in science from Tokyo Institute of Technology in 1998.
Her research interests are mathematical logic, math education and computer supported collaborative learning, and she has been serving as program committee members in many international conferences in these research areas.
As the director of the center of Research Center for Community Knowledge at National Institute of Informatics (Japan), she is leading the two projects, Netcommons Project and Researchmap Project.
NetCommons is the most popular content management system used in Japanese schools. More than 2,500 schools are now using NetCommons as their homepages or groupwares.
Director of Research Center for Community Knowledge since 2008.

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Mar 2008
 - 
Today
Director, National Institute of Informatics, Research Center for Community Knowledge
 
Apr 2006
 - 
Today
Professor, National Institute of Informatics, Information and Society Research Division
 

Awards & Honors

 
Feb 2016
Todai Robot Project, Netexplo Award 2016, Netexplo
 
Apr 2010
Public Understanding Promotion Category, Prizes for Science and Technology, the Commendation for Science and Technology, The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology
Winner: Noriko H Arai,Ryuji Masukawa
 
Oct 2009
Japan Open Source Software Award, Information-Technology Promotion Agency, Japan
Winner: Noriko H Arai
 
Dec 2008
Nistep Award, National Institute of Science and Technology Policy
Winner: Noriko H Arai
 
Oct 2007
The winner of the 3rd International Software Competition (Beijing), IASTED
 

Published Papers

 
Takuya Matsuzaki, Akira Fujita, Naoya Todo, Noriko H. Arai
Proceedings of the 10th edition of the Language Resources and Evaluation Conference (LREC2016)      May 2016   [Refereed]
This paper reports on an experiment where 795 human participants answered to the questions taken from second language proficiency tests that were translated to their native language. The output of three machine translation systems and two differen...
Takuya Matsuzaki, Akira Fujita, Naoya Todo and Noriko H. Arai
Proceedings of the 53rd Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL2015)   145-149   Jul 2015   [Refereed]
Noriko H. Arai
2(2) 135-136   Jun 2015   [Refereed][Invited]
Noriko H. Arai, Takuya Matsuzaki
The Proceedings of The 22nd International Conference on Computers in Education   1034-1042   Dec 2014   [Refereed][Invited]
Software characteristic indicator for rational selection of content management system
Fumihiro Kumeno, Yuuta Kohama and Noriko Arai
Proceedings of IPSJ/SIGSE Software Engineering Symposium (SES2014)      Sep 2014   [Refereed]
Development of a database module for information literacy education through the construction of collective knowledge
Shingo Sugawara, Ryuji Masukawa, Kazuki Hyodo, Noriko H Arai
Proceedings of the 16th IASTED International Conference Computer and Advanced Technology in Education (CATE2014)   15-22   Jul 2014   [Refereed]
Automated Natural Language Geometry Math Problem Solving by Real Quantifier Elimination
Hidenao Iwane, Takuya Matsuzaki, Noriko Arai and Hirokazu Anai,
Proceedings of the 10th International Workshop on Automated Deduction (ADG2014)   75-84   Jul 2014   [Refereed]
Mathematics by Machine
Noriko H. Arai, Takuya Matsuzaki, Hidenao Iwane, Hirokazu Anai
Proceedings of 39th International Symposium on Symbolic and Algebraic Computation (ISSAC 2014)   1-8   Jul 2014   [Refereed][Invited]
Akira Fujita, Masayuki Suzuki, Noriko H. Arai
Proceedings of 36th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (CogSci 2014)   2234-2239   Jul 2014   [Refereed]
Takuya Matsuzaki, Hidenao Iwane, Hirokazu Anai, Noriko H. Arai
Proceedings of 28th Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI 2014)   1098-1104   Jul 2014   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
新井紀子
イースト・プレス   Oct 2011   ISBN:4781690149
新井 紀子, 平塚 知真子, 松本 太佳司 (Part:Joint Work)
近代科学社   Aug 2011   ISBN:476490411X
新井 紀子
イースト・プレス   Jul 2011   ISBN:478169005X
新井 紀子
日本経済新聞出版社   Dec 2010   ISBN:4532316707
新井 紀子, 新井 敏康 (Part:Joint Work)
東京図書   Oct 2009   ISBN:4489020546
新井 紀子
東京図書   Sep 2009   ISBN:4489020538
新井 紀子, 松本 太佳司, 平塚 知真子, 加藤 和幸, 永原 篤, 橋本 俊秀, 藤原 りか
近代科学社   Aug 2009   ISBN:476490375X
半藤 一利, 新井 紀子, 常盤 豊, 岡田 誠太郎, 妹尾 彰, 山根 基世 (Part:Joint Work)
五月書房   Oct 2007   ISBN:4772704655
講談社   Feb 2005   ISBN:4062574683
重松 清
筑摩書房   Apr 2004   ISBN:9784480863553

Misc

 
FUJITA AKIRA, ARAI NORIKO
言語処理学会年次大会発表論文集(Web)   21st E7-5 (WEB ONLY)   2015
FUJITA AKIRA, MATSUZAKI TAKUYA, NOBORIFUJI NAOYA, ARAI NORIKO
電子情報通信学会技術研究報告   114(366(NLC2014 34-43)) 17-21   Dec 2014
KUMENO FUMIHIRO, KOHAMA YUTA, ARAI NORIKO
電子情報通信学会技術研究報告   114(292(KBSE2014 28-38)) 31-36   Oct 2014
TAKAHASHI KAORU, SEKIGUCHI YUKA, NAGAHARA ATSUSHI, ARAI NORIKO
情報処理学会全国大会講演論文集   76th(3) 3.77-3.78   Mar 2014
FUJITA AKIRA, SUZUKI MASAYUKI, ARAI NORIKO
言語処理学会年次大会発表論文集(Web)   20th B3-1 (WEB ONLY)   2014

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Noriko Arai
The 12th NTCIR Conference   9 Jun 2016   
Can a machine solve university entrance exam math problems automatically? [Invited]
Noriko H. Arai
The first Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Theorem Proving (AITP2016)   5 Apr 2016   
Noriko H. Arai
Netexplo Award 2016   10 Feb 2016   Netexplo Award
"Arrival of Artificial Intelligence that Can Pass University Entrance Examinations: What will happen to the labor market? [Invited]
Noriko H. Arai
BBL Seminar   18 Aug 2015   Research Institute of Economy, Trade & Industry, IAA
What's new in Artificial Intelligence [Invited]
Noriko H. Arai
The 20th International Conference for Women in Business   26 Jul 2015   

Works

 
Noriko H. Arai   Software   Mar 2009 - Today
Noriko H. Arai   Software   Aug 2008 - Today
Noriko H. Arai   Software   Aug 2005 - Today

Social Contribution

 
[TV or radio appearance, Media coverage cooperation]  NHK  NHK World, Newsline  7 Jan 2016
[Interviewee, Media coverage cooperation]  The Japan Times  The Japan Times  (Business | 'Summer Davos' Special 2015)  9 Sep 2015
[Interviewee, Media coverage cooperation]  5 Mar 2014
[Media coverage cooperation]  The New York Times  (Asia, Pacific, International Education)  29 Dec 2013
Can AI robot pass Todai entrance examination?
[Informant]  読売新聞海外版  3 Nov 2013
Aiming to develop an artificial intelligence robot smart enough to pass a University of Tokyo entrance exam, a group of researchers has been working on a project to find out its standard score and ascertain its chances of entering the nation’s top...
[Interviewee, Media coverage cooperation]  Fortune  30 Oct 2013
[Interviewee, Media coverage cooperation]  IEEE  Spectrum  21 Aug 2013

Research Areas

 
 

Committee Memberships

 
2010
   
 
IASTED  CATE 2010 Program Committee
 
2007
   
 
IASTED  IMSA 2007 Program Committee
 
2007
   
 
IASTED  CATE 2007 Program Committee
 
2000
   
 
IASTED  TABLEAUX 2000 Program Committee
 
1997
   
 
IEEE  ICFEM 1997 Local Organizing Chair