Shotaro Ishihara

Shotaro Ishihara

Data Scientist


Shotaro Ishihara is a data scientist at a Japanese media company, engaged in data analysis and service developments. While studying computer science at university, he was also involved in a university press. He has participated in machine learning competitions and has experiences of getting first place on a Kaggle competition, hosting a Kaggle Days Tokyo competition and publishing a technical book for beginners. The International News Media Association gave him “ 30 Under 30 Awards and Grand Prize” in 2020.


  • Journalism
  • Machine Learning Competition
  • Natural Language Processing


  • Bachelor in Engineering, 2017

    The University of Tokyo