Ms. Naomi Kurahara PhD
Speaker: How Satellite Startups are Capturing New Verticals
Naomi Kurahara is the Co-Founder and CEO of Infostellar, a space communications technology firm based in Tokyo, Japan, currently developing a satellite antenna sharing platform called StellarStation, the first and only platform of its kind. Previously, she worked as a System Engineer at Integral Systems Japan and received her Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from the Kyushu Institute of Technology. She was also a post-doctoral fellow at the University of Tokyo.
As of Q4 2017, Infostellar is on the verge of its closed beta release for StellarStation, with public release slated for 2018. In Q3, we closed our series A funding round for $7.3m with lead investor Airbus Ventures.