Takeshi Tanaka received B.S. and M.S. degree in electric engineering from Kyoto University, Japan, From 1994 to 2001, he worked for developing satellite communication systems at Mitsubishi Electric Corporation.
In 2001, he joined Panasonic Corporation. He was involved in development of processor, video codec and SoC architecture for audio visual products over 10 years. Since 2014, he has been working for functional safety (FuSa) activities, which are automotive LSI development as a safety manager and corporate level activities such as FuSa training, supporting FuSa projects and maintaining development process. Recent interest is fusion of FuSa and other disciplines like systems engineering, SOTIF and cybersecurity.