TitleCompany:Doctoral Candidate, Graduate School of Media and Governance, Keio University, Japan
Bio:Anna Oriishi is a doctoral candidate at the Graduate School of Media and Governance, Keio University whose research focus encompasses policymaking and implementation in information communication technology (ICT). She is currently researching U.S. telecommunication regulations and the interagency group known as “Team Telecom,” identifying what factors change in review methods and results. Her core interest is communication and her policy interests include national conflicts, the administrative structure, and the relationship between the government and the public in the field of ICT. Anna earned her BA in Environment and Information Studies and MA in Media and Governance from Keio University. During her master's program, she passed the national civil servant exam and joined the Japanese government as a bureaucrat alongside her studies. After completing her Ph.D., Anna hopes to lead a wide range of public policy research and spend her life in academia.