Dr. Minoru Mori received the B.E. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from Tokyo Institute of Technology in 1993 and 2008, respectively. In 1993, he joined Nippon Telegraph and Telephone (NTT). He was engaged in developing character recognition and Image processing systems. He was an assistant manager in Broadband Business Development Division of NTT-East Corp. from 2003 to 2006 and a manager in NTT Advanced Technology Corp. from 2006 to 2007. Since 2007, he has been an senior research scientist in NTT Communication Science Laboratories. He was also an assistant professor of IREIIMS of Tokyo Women’s Medical University from 2008 to 2010. His interests include document analysis, pattern recognition, and image processing. He is a senior member of IEICE.