Unicorn/Chief Chaos Officer, Eyes, JAPAN co. ltd.
Jun Yamadera founded Eyes, JAPAN co. ltd.. in 1995, the first IT startup from the University of Aizu, Fukushima. In the past 20 years, he has been working on various cutting edge projects such as exporting Fukushima rice via web in 1995, making world’s first virtual pottery system, making CG of historical archives of national treasure of Japanese castles, temples, traditional dances and medical motions using motion capture. He is a pioneer in Virtual and Augmented Reality, wearable technologies, Medical x IT and has been organizing world’s first medical security hackathon since 2012. His team won the 9th position at Russian hacking CTF in PhDays 2012 and championship in Developers Challenge 2013 Health 2.0 in Silicon Valley. He is the Health 2.0 Fukushima Chapter Leader and a TEDxKobe 2015 Speaker. He started a project called “FUKUSHIMA Wheel” in the aftermath of the terrible disaster caused by the earthquake and nuclear accident in Fukushima, JAPAN in March 11, 2011.