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  MANTELLO Peter A.
   Department   College of Asia Pacific Studies
   Position   Professor
■ Education
1. 1996 Media Arits, Fine Arts, Concordia University, Completed
2. 1988 media Arts, Fine Arts, Concordia University
■ Academic and professional experience
1. 2007/04 Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University Professor
2. 2005/04~2007/01 Chulalongkorn University Media Communications Adjunct
3. 2001/09~2007/12 Mantello - New Media and Design Managing Director
4. 1997/08~1999/05 Cinemania Exhibition Organizer
5. 1996/09~1997/05 Concordia University Department of Cinema Lecturer
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■ Message
“Without deviation from the norm, progress is not possible.”
― Frank Zappa
■ Current research
Human-Centric Artificial Intelligence, Predictive Policing, Surveillance Studies, Social Media, Selfies, Self Capture Culture, Conflict and Media, Jihadist Media, Media and Politics.
■ Image

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“Without deviation from the norm, progress is not possible.” ― Frank Zappa
■ Current specialized field
Artificial Intelligence, Media and Politics, Videogame Theory, Intelligent Systems, Surveillance Studies, Predictive Policing, Conflict and War (Key Word:Artificial Intelligence, Conflict and Security, Surveillance Studies, Videogame Theory, Predictive Policing)  Link
■ Books and theses
1. 2021/02/17 Article “Gauging University Students’ understanding of ethical issues pertaining to the role of artificial intelligence in Smart City Design” ‘’. (Q1) AI and Society  (Collaboration) 
2. 2021/01/03 Article ‘Virality, Contagion and Public Discourse. The Role of Memes as Prophylaxis and Catharsis in an Age of Crisis’ Journal of Rhetoric and Communication 2021(46) (Collaboration)  Link
3. 2019/04/14 Article “Improving Bayesian Statistics understanding in the age of Big Data with the bayesv R package” Software Impacts 4(100016),pp.14-28 (Collaboration)  Link
4. 2018/12 Book Mantello, Peter and Douglas Ponton (2018) 'Breaking point: Mapping the politics of extreme otherness in right-wing media of Brexit and the Refugee Crisis' In S. Rotella's, The Challenges of Migration in North America and Europe  pp.65-87 (Collaboration) 
5. 2017/03 Article Military Shooter Video Games and the Ontopolitics of Derivative Wars and Arms Culture, Wiley's American Journal of Economics and Sociology. (Upcoming) March 2017. Volume 76, No. 2 "Military Shooter Video Games and the Ontopolitics of Derivative Wars and Arms Culture", Wiley's American Journal of Economics and Sociology. (Upcoming) March 2017. Volume 76, No. 2 "Military Shooter Video Games and the Ontopolitics of Derivative Wars and Arms Culture", Wiley's American Journal of Economics and Sociology. March 2017. Volume 76, No. 2 Vo. 26(No.2) (Single) 
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■ Academic or professional association memberships
1. Asian Association of World Historians
2. 2017/04~2018/04 EISA (European International Studies Association)
3. 2010/03~2011/03 ISA
■ Conference presentations
1. 2014/04/06 The Ugly Canadian – Canadian Militarism (American European Studies Conference,)
2. 2014/03/21 Discreet War and Liberal Modernity (Global Centenary of War)
3. 2011/03/29 THEVISIONMACHINE.COM (ISA 2011)
4. 2010/10/03 Videogames and the Cold War, The Dawn of the Military Industrial Complex (Cold War Cultures –)
5. 2010/09/30 Burma Photojournalism (Invited Guestspeaker: War Photography and the Crisis of The Image)
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■ Research topic, funded research and KAKENHI
1. 2020/07~2023/03  Technology, Criminality and Crime in Pre-Crime Society  (Key Word : Precrime, Predictive Policing, Algorithmic Sentencing, Big Data, Fusion Centers)
2. 2019/05~2019/12  Emotional AI: Comparative Considerations for UK and Japan across Commercial, Civic and Security Sectors  (Key Word : Emotional AI, surveillance, security, affective computing, machine learning, personalization, empathetic media, smart city, predictive security, cloud communities, capsule worlds) Link
3. 2014/04~2017/03  Lethal Appetites: Media, Connectivity and Consumption in the Age of Discreet War  (Key Word : )
4. 2010~2012  Disneylands of War JSPS - Exploratory Research  (Key Word : )
5. 2010~2012  Disneylands of War: Militarizing Play  (Key Word : )
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■ Awards and honors
1. 2009/12 Faculty Development Grant
■ Committee and society
1. Proof : Media For SOcial Justice. Board member