Sachiko Nakajima

CEO • steAm

STEAM educator. Winner of the Gold Medal at the International Mathematical Olympiad as the first female entrant from Japan. Also active as a jazz pianist. Thematic project producer (play/learning/arts/sports) for the World Expo 2025 in Osaka. Appointed STEM Girls Ambassador by the Cabinet Office in Japan, Holder of MPS from Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP) at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts. Member of the Central Council for Education within the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology. Serves as a member of the “Learning Innovation” committee led by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry. CEO of setAM, Inc. and Director of the STEAM Sports Laboratory. Published her first picture book, “Taisho Seijin no Fushigina E” (tentative translation: The mysterious picture of a visitor from Planet Taisho) (illustrated by Junko Kusuhara and published by Bunken Publishing in 2018).