FXPAL is an enterprise process research center established by Fuji Xerox in 1995

FX Palo Alto Laboratory (FXPAL) is wholly owned by Fuji Xerox, a market leader in enterprise communication tools and services in the Asia Pacific region. FXPAL’s charter is to invent the future of work by developing technologies to realize an intelligent workspace and an elastic workstyle. Our research spans computer interaction and human sensing, image and video analysis and collaboration tools. In addition to producing prototypes and intellectual property for Fuji Xerox, FXPAL researchers also contribute to the scientific community, through publication of their work in scientific journals and conferences, serving on scientific boards and committees and organizing and hosting technical events and talks.

FX Palo Alto Laboratory, Inc. (FXPAL) is an advanced research and development laboratory located in Northern California’s Silicon Valley and is one of the world’s leading laboratories for communication technology.

Executive Staff

Board of Directors

Yasuaki Onishi — President and CEO, FXPAL ; Senior Vice President, Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.
Tsutomu Abe — General Manager, Incubation Center, Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.
Takashi Nawata — General Manager, New Business Creation, Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.
Lynn Wilcox — CTO, FXPAL


Yasuaki Onishi — President and CEO
Lynn Wilcox — CTO
Masahiro Kato — Corporate Secretary
Chikako Konohana — CFO
Ram Sriram — Vice President of Business Innovation
Ali Sherkat — Vice President of Information Systems, Facilities and HR
Tsutomu Abe — Senior Vice President of Technology Transfer


Research Staff

FXPAL research scientists and staff have multi-disciplinary backgrounds including:

Affective Computing
Collaborative Systems
Computer Vision
Content Personalization
Data Mining
Deep Learning
Distributed Systems
Document Engineering
Human-Computer Interaction
Information Retrieval
Machine Learning
Multi-model Communication
Quantitative and Qualitative Methods
Sensing and Perception
Social Media Analysis
Video Analytics