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

“Notice: FX Palo Alto Laboratory will be closing. All Research and related operations will cease as of June 30, 2020.”

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 related to ambient computing, a human-centered workstyle and enterprise AI. Our research spans multimodal analytics, human sensing, indoor localization and remote collaboration. 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.

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 — Senior Manager, Advanced Industrial Service Business Domain; Senior Research Principal, Research & Technology Group, Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.; Senior Vice President, FXPAL; Manager, FUJIFILM Holdings Corporation
Hiroaki Tsutsui — Group Manager, Corporate Strategy, Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.
Lynn Wilcox — CTO, FXPAL


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

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