Takaaki Kamihigashi

Deputy Director, Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications (MIC) of Japan

Takaaki Kamihigashi joined the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications in 2016. Before that, he worked for an IT company as a Project Manager and Systems Engineer more than a decade. He is in charge of international cybersecurity policies along with accreditation of digital signature provider, dissemination of electronic timestamping and support for CRYPTREC (Cryptography Research and Evaluation Committees).