Tokyo Research Laboratory in 2000. His research interests include Web accessibility, Web application development, and multimedia systems.Kentarou Fukuda received his M.E. and Ph.D. degrees in Information and Computer Sciences from Osaka University, Osaka, Japan, in 1998 and 2000, respectively. He joined the IBM
Dr. Fukuda is a member of the Association for Computing Machinery(ACM), Institute of Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers (IEICE) and Information Processing Society of Japan (IPSJ). He is working on Accessible Rich Internet Application (ARIA) as a member of the Protocols and Formats Working Group (PFWG) of the W3C Web Accessibility initiative (WAI). He contributes to Eclipse Accessibility Tools Framework (ACTF) project as a commiter.