ORG WIDE Project, Japan Title BIO Suguru Yamaguchi was born in Shizuoka, Japan in 1964. He received the M.E. and D.E. degrees in computer science from Osaka Unviersity, Osaka, Japan, in 1988 and 1991, respectively. Since 2000, he is a Professor with the Graduate School of Information Science, Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Nara, Japan. He has been also a member of WIDE Project, since its creation in 1988, and currently he is its steering committee member of WIDE Project. Since 1995, he is also working for Asian Internet Interconnection Initiatives (AI3) as Director General. His research interests include technologies for information sharing, multimedia communication over high speed communication channels, network security and network management for the Internet.