Yuko Giga

Sony

Product Planner

Yuko Giga is a lead product planner at Sony responsible for the award winning robot dog “aibo”. Giga and her product planning team is responsible for bringing back to life one of Sony’s most iconic products, packing cutting-edge technology into an adorable puppy frame. “aibo” still has yet to reach its full potential, now in the phase of exploring creative applications outside of pure entertainment. She is also developing new innovative robot-related products at Sony’s AI Robotics division, with ambitions to be at the forefront of robots that coexist and benefit society in domains such as health care and education.

儀我 有子

ソニー株式会社

プロダクトプランナー

東京大学大学院終了後、外資コンサルティングファームからソニーに技術者として転職、R&Dで熱設計エンジニアとして経験を積んだ後、ケンブリッジ大学にてMBAを取得。帰国後は商品企画として継続的に新規商品の企画に携わる。現在はAI・ロボティクス製品の担当部署において、aiboの商品企画を担当。