Tomoko A. Hosaka is News & Politics Manager at Ustream, the world’s leading live interactive broadcast platform. In her role, she oversees news content, strategy and partnerships, and aims to help shape the future of media in the process. Tomoko returned home to Silicon Valley earlier this year after a decade in Asia. She most recently worked as a business and technology reporter for The Associated Press in Tokyo and was part of its award-winning team that covered the 2011 earthquake, tsunami and nuclear crisis. She currently serves on the governing board of the Asian American Journalists Association. She is a graduate of Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism and received her master’s degree in international relations from Waseda University in Tokyo.