Yoshikazu IKEDA is a professor at Otani University, Kyoto, Japan. He was a professor at Tokyo Institute of Technology during 2003 and 2007,
a visiting professor at National Institute of Informatics in Japan, CEO of JPIX (Japan Internet Exchange), and Executive Director for Multimedia Business of KDD (International telecom operator in Japan) before 2000. He worked with ITU as a Rapporteur for SS-7 signaling network in ITU-T SG.11 in 1980’s. He graduated from University of Tokyo in 1969. IEEE Life Fellow, Members of IEICE and The Engineering Academy of Japan.