NEC, Principal Researcher
Shinji Nakadai is Principal Researcher at NEC Corporation.
NEC Corporation is a Japanese multinational provider of information technology services and products, headquartered in Tokyo. NEC is the leader company of Japanese consortium for UTM architecture project in DRESS (Drones and Robots for Ecologically Sustainable Societies). DRESS is a national project in Japan, which is organized by METI (Ministry of Economy Trade and Industry) and NEDO (New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization). In the consortium, we are responsible for specifications of UTM architecture. To decide the specifications, we have been following NASA so far. However, we know we should also follow the global standards as well. In addition, we are testing new algorithms and protocols for the collision avoidance and coordinated decision making among UTM service providers.
NEC is member of the Global UTM Association.