Amaro (Italy) – May 29th, 2014
- Eurotech, a leading supplier of embedded technologies, products and systems, today announces that Mr. Ludovico Ciferri has been appointed as President and Representative Director of its Japanese subsidiary Advanet Inc., replacing Mr. Hirofumi Sasaki. Mr. Ciferri (MA, ETP) holds a strong background in wireless technology, thanks also to his work at Istituto Superiore Mario Boella (Turin), an applied research centre focused on such technologies. He is an experienced and successful government relations advocate with 20+ years’ experience representing organizations, forging relationships, negotiating legislative provisions that advance the interests of an organization and enhance the bottom line of a company. He also teaches at the Graduate School of Management of the International University of Japan in Niigata. Since early 2008 he has added as a focus of research the role that technology can play in addressing the issues that an ageing society poses. In 2009 he promoted the SWAS (Series of Workshops on the Ageing Society), an initiative launched in Tokyo under the auspices of the University of the United Nations. Chair of the International Ph.D. School “Ageing Society and Technology: Systems, Theories, Practices” (2010-2012), he is guiding the “Smart Biometric Data Management for Predicting Alzheimer’s disease” initiative. He is Vice-President of Fondazione Italia-Giappone and he sits on the Scientific Board of other organizations.