About Magik Eye

Magik Eye is led by a team of Computer vision & optics experts, seasoned entrepreneurs and AI academics connected with some of the world’s most prestigious Research Universities and Laboratories.

The Team

Takeo Miyazawa

Founder & CEO

Scientific entrepreneur & computer vision expert with 13 patents and a history of venture startups. Former Co-Founder of Cognitens, acquired 2007 by Hexagon, as well as Gentech and Kizna.

Akiteru Kimura

Founder & CTO

Hardware, optics and production leader as well as intellectual property specialist with 16 patents. Former Development Lead and IP Manager of Olympus.

Tomaso Poggio, Ph.D.


Professor, Department of Brain & Cognitive Sciences, MIT, Director, Center for Brains, Minds, and Machines.

Co-Director, Center for Biological and Computational Learning. Former Director of Mobile Eye and early Advisor to Deep Mind.

Tony Jebara, Ph.D.


Professor, Department of Computer Science, Columbia University, Director, Columbia University Machine Learning Laboratory & Director, Machine Learning at Netflix.

Tomas Pajdla, Ph.D.


Assistant Professor, Czech Technical University, Department of Cybernetics, Distinguished Researcher for Center of Machine Perception & Co-Founder of Neovision.