Kurita Takuya

Project Professor for Habitat Innovation Research Program, Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, The University of Tokyo

Smart City Implementation Process Social cooperation program Human Resource Development HABITAT Phase3(2023-2025) The University of Tokyo

In 1984, graduated from the faculty of law of The University of Kyoto. His career started as a government official of the Ministry of Construction, and he has had broad experiences in the policy field of national land and regional development, urban policy, city planning and infrastructure development. He also has many legislative achievements in such policy fields.
Between 2015 and 2018 he worked as director general of the City Bureau, and between 2018 and 2019 director general of the Policy Bureau of the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism.
In 2020, vice-minister of the ministry.
Holder of M.Phil of Land Economy and Ph.D of Science and Engineering.