Aoki Shin'ichi (青木 紳一), born in 1965, is a Nihon Ki-in professional Go player who reached 9-dan in 1999. 1
He studied with Kikuchi Yasuro 8d. Aoki Kikuyo 8p is his younger sister.
He visited the Go Congress in Groningen 2009. He lived in Vienna from from August to December 2009 and visited some tournaments in Europe.
Aoki-sensei says that small territory is uninteresting, rather he loves to realize his dreams on the Go board with large moyos, just like Takemiya Masaki 9p.