On September 19, 2023, the Project Management Institute announced its "Future 50" award, honoring 50 young emerging leaders who will change the world, Matsuhisa Naoji Associate Professor has been selected.
○About "Future 50" by Project Management Institute (PMI) ：
Project Management Institute (PMI) is one of the world's leading associations for project professionals and changemakers. Through their "Future 50", which they have been operating since 2020, they feature 50 outstanding leaders from around the world who are creating, building, and transforming the world through notable projects.
Prof. Matsuhisa won this award because of his contribution and project management to develop soft and stretchable electronic materials for next-generation wearable devices that can be conformably attached to our skin. Prof. Matsuhisa collaborated with researchers in diverse research field including materials synthesis, electronic device systems, and healthcare.
It is a great honor to receive this international and prestigious award. I really would like to thank everyone who supported my research activities. I will further proceed interdisciplinary research in IIS and RCAST which hold researchers in diverse research field. I will do my best to be one of the leaders to make our world better through our skin-like soft electronics technology will gently monitor and support our lives.