About Takuya Akashi
Senior Designer – Hitachi
Takuya is a senior designer at Hitachi’s co-creation centre in Tokyo, viewed by Hitachi as its innovation front end with customers. After working on designs for products and services across domains such as healthcare, energy and banking services, he started-up the Vision Design field within Hitachi. Currently leads various Vision Design projects examining the structure of societal innovation using visions formed through a design-based approach.