Nanako ISHIDO

Nanako ISHIDO

Professor


Areas of expertise:
Children and media

Biography:
Graduated from the School of Engineering, University of Tokyo. Visiting scholar at the MIT Media Lab. Established CANVAS, an NPO. Heads the executive committee for the annual “Workshop Collection” expo of creative workshops for children.
Founded Digital ehon in 2011. Member of the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications’ Information and Communications Council, and others. Publications include “Switch of Children’s Creativity – a practice of CANVAS as a secret base of play and learning” (Film Art, Inc.) and “A manifesto of Digital Education –the future of children playing and learning with smartphone” (KADOKAWA EPUB Anthology).