2018/12/10 Damien Constantine Rompapas won Best Oral Presentation Award in CICP.
2018/12/07 Daniel Eckhoff won Best Short Paper Award in VRCAI 2018.
2018/11/27 Naoki Inoue won Best Poster Award in MoST&JST Conference on ICT 2018.
2018/11/27 Jayzon Ty won Best Poster Award in MoST&JST Conference on ICT 2018.
2018/01/18 Jayzon Ty presented his work on "A Preliminary Study on the Effects of Virtual and Augmented Reality on the Psychological Response of Users when Hurting Avatars" at CICP 2017.
2017/12/14 Oral Kaplan gave a presentation about exercise motivation in ACE(Advancements in Computer Entertainment) 2017.
2017/12/01 Yuto Inamitsu won Excellence Award in ISCA(International Students Creativity Award) 2017.
2017/11/29 Assistant Professor Takafumi Taketomi and Haruka Matsumura presented their research in ICAT-EGVE 2017.
2017/11/04 Tatsuya Nakajima and Shuichi Otani won the Credit Saison Award in Ritsumeikan University Venture Contest.
2017/11/04 Shuichi Otani won Excellence Award in NBK New Business Awards Business Plan bracket.
2017/10/20 Ryo Akiyama and Haruka Matsumura presented their research in SIG-MR 2017.
2017/9/30 Ryo Akiyama's research theme has been selected as a Strategic Basic Research Program by Japan Science and Technology Agency.
2017/8/26 We held our laboratory's 10th year anniversary party in Osaka.
2017/7/02 Qirui Zhang and Ryo Akiyama presented their work in APMAR.
2017/6/27 ISUVR was held at NAIST for three consecutive days.
2017/5/13 We introduced our laboratory in NAIST Open Campus.
2017/4/17 Four new M1 students join the laboratory.
2016/12/12 Oral Kaplan and Ouchi Yuma won the Best Oral Presentation Award in CICP2016.
2016/12/10 Shalika Pathirathna won the Best Poster Award in ICAT-EGVE 2016.
2016/9/23 Damien Constantine Rompapas won the Best Demo Award in ISMAR 2016.
2016/7/1 Alexander Plopski became Assistant Professor.
2016/6/1 Teerapat Chaupetch and Chutikan Noikanchana joined the laboratory as an internship students.
2016/5/20 Assistant Professor Takafumi Taketomi's research group has been adopted by the 戦略的情報通信研究開発推進事業（SCOPE）.
2016/5/14 We introduced our laboratory in NAIST Open Campus.
2016/4/18 Geert Lugtenberg joined the laboratory as an internship student.
2016/4/18 Assistant Professor Takafumi Taketomi gave two oral presentations in システム制御情報学会研究発表講演会.
2016/4/18 New students; six master's, two research, one internship, joined the laboratory.
2016/4/18 Associate Professor Christian Sandor gave a Keynote talk and PhD. Student Arno in Wolde Lubke gave an oral presentation in APMR2016.
2016/4/1 Alexander Plopski joined the lab as Postdoctoral Researcher.
2016/4/1 Assistant Professor Goshiro Yamamoto has moved to Kyoto University Medical School Hospital.
2015/9/28 Associate Professor Chritian Sandor has been interviewed by EventsForGamers.
2015/4/2 Interactive Media Design Laboratory was advertised in Harvard University Newspaper.
2015/2/5 M1 student Kohei Oshima has returned from his internship at Oulu University in Finland.
2014/11/20 M1 student Seiya Kojima has returned from his internship at Oulu University in Finland.
2014/11/13 D3 student Marc Santos joined the 20th Virtual Reality Software and Technology Conference.
2014/11/9 Several demonstrations took place in NAIST Open Campus.
2014/10/24 M1 student Luiz Sampaio has returned from his internship at Oulu University in Finland.
2014/10/22 M1 student Seiya Kojima went to Oulu University in Finland for his internship.
2014/10/20 Sevilla Benjz joined the laboratory as an internship student.
2014/10/6 D3 student Yuchiro Fujimoto has returned from his internship at Disney Research Zurich.
2014/10/1 Ren Hu joined the laboratory as an internship student.
2013/10/1 Pitaksarit Sirawat, Shalika Pathirathna and Liem Hoang joined the laboratory.
2014/9/24 Professor Hirokazu Kato received the title of "Fellow" from Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers on "Pioneering Research on Augmented Reality Based on ARToolKit Development".
2014/9/22 M1 student Luiz Sampaio went to Oulu University in Finland for his internship.
2014/9/21 Laboratory's annual study trip took place in Okinawa.
2014/9/12 M1 students Luiz Sampaio and Kohei Oshima gave a short presentation in Innovation Japan 2014.
2014/9/10 M2 student Max Krichenbauer presented his research work in ISMAR 2014.
2014/8/25 M2 student Tatsuya Fukui went to Oulu University in Finland for his internship.
2014/8/22 Tharacheewin Chuphan completed his internship period．
2014/8/15 Kenny Moser completed his internship period.
2014/8/4 Associate Professor Christian Sandor held MARR event in NAIST.
2014/7/28 Yuto Itoh from TU Munchen visited the laboratory.
2014/7/8 Professor Hirokazu Kato gave a speed in InsideAR Tokyo 2014．
2014/6/10 Kenny Moser and Tharacheewin Chuphan joined the laboratory as internship students.
2014/6/6 D3 student Yuchiro Fujimoto has returned from his long term business trip in University of South Australia.
2014/5/17 Laboratory introduction and several demonstrations took place in NAIST Open Campus.
2014/5/1 Associate Professor Christian Sandor's research with Google Glass was published in a newspaper article.
2014/4/18 D2 student Jarkko and M2 student Max gave a presentation in KJMR2014.
2014/4/7 Associate Professor Christian Sandor's research with Google Glass won Google Faculty Award.
2014/4/2 Laboratory introduction for new prospective students took place.
2013/12/28 Eeva Leinonen, new internship student from the University of Oulu, has joined our Lab．
2013/12/24 Fujimoto's (D2) article has been accepted for IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics．
2013/12/20 Fujimoto (D2) has returned from the University of Oulu.
2013/12/17 Santos' s(D2) article has been accepted for IEEE Transactions on Learning Technologies.
2013/12/11 We had a demonstration in Todaiji temple about Virtual History Experience system.
2013/11/25 Assistant Prof. Taketomi has moved to University of Oulu, Finland, for a long term research period.
2013/11/23 Keyaki (D3) has returned from Microsoft Research Asia.
2013/10/08 Fujimoto (D2) has departed to the University of Oulu, Finland for an internship (10/8-12/20).
2013/10/07 Assist. Prof. Taketomi and Fujimoto (D2) had a poster presentation and a demonstration, respectively, at International symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality.
2013/10/01 New research students, Amar Husejic and Oral Kaplan, joined our lab.
2013/10/01 New M1 student, Luiz Sampaio, joined our lab.
2013/09/27 NAIST graduation ceremony was held today. From our lab, one M2 student, Arno Lübke, graduated.
2013/09/18 Fujimoto(D2) presented at the 18th Annual Conference of the Virtual Reality Society of Japan.
2013/9/14 Shimizu(M2) has departed to Hunan university for an exchange program.(9/14-9/28).
2013/9/10 Bando(M1) has departed to the University of Oulu, Finland for an internship (9/10-10/9).
2013/9/10 Lee(M2) and Kimura(M2) presented at the HIS(9/10 - 13).
2013/9/2 We had a lab trip in Ise(9/3 - 9/4)．
2013/8/31 Keyaki(D3) presented at the SCIT 2013(8/31 - 9/4)．
2013/8/31 Naoyuki Maeda and Pirasa Chokpitiboon finished internship.
2013/8/11 Keyaki(D3) departured to Microsoft Research Asia for an internship．
>2013/8/1 Former Associate Professor Miyazaki has became a full Professor at the Tokyo Institute of Technology.
2013/7/23 Keyaki(D3) presented at theiDB 2013 Workshop(7/21-23)．
2013/7/18 Marc(D2) presented at theIEEE Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies (ICALT) 2013(7/15-18 blog)．
2013/7/7 Keyaki's (D3) article has been accepted for Transactions of International Processing society of Japan.
2013/6/24 Pirasa Chokpitiboon, new internship students from Kasetsart University, has joined our Lab.
2013/6/3 Naoyuki Maeda, new internship students from Tokuyama College of Technology, joined our Lab.
2013/6/3 Keyaki's(D3) article has been accepted by SCIT2013.
2013/5/9 Keyaki(D3) won the best paper award(PhD section) at DEIM2013.
2013/4/24 We had a welcome party.
2013/4/19 New M1 students, Max Krichenbauer, Seiji Ochiai, and Tatsuya Fukui joined our lab.
2013/4/14 Fujimoto(D2), Marc(D2), Angie(M2) presented at the 6th Korea-Japan Workshop on Mixed Reality (4/13-14 - blog).
2013/4/8 Jayzon Flores and Nicko Reginio Caluya, new internship students from Ateneo De Manira University, has joined our Lab.
2013/4/2 Muhammad Zeeshan Asghar joined our lab as a D1 student.
2013/03/26 Keyaki's (D2) article has been accepted for International Journal of Web Information System.
2013/03/22 NAIST graduation ceremony was held today. From our Lab, 9 M2 students and 1 D3 student graduated.(blog)
2013/03/11 We held a ferewell party
2013/03/11 Marc (D1) presented a poster at 4th Augmented Human International Conference 2013 (3/7-8 - blog).
2013/03/4 Bownpaseuth Oupathama, a new internship student from National Univerity of Laos, has joined our Lab.
2013/03/4 During DEIM2013, Keyaki (D2) won the Student Presentation Award.
2013/02/5 Fujimoto's (D1) article has been accepted for Transactions of the Virtual Reality Society of Japan.
2013/01/25 Matti Pouke, a doctoral student from University of Oulu joined our lab.
2013/01/24 Marina (D3) published an article in the SBC Journal on 3D Interactive Systems.
2012/11/19 Keyaki (D2) presented his research during the 14th International Conference on Information Integration and Web-based Applications & Services (12/03-05).
2012/11/19 Marina (D3) presented a paper during ICPR 2012 (11/11-15)
2012/11/6 During The 11th IEEE International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality (ISMAR2012), Prof. Kato won The 10 Year Lasting Impact Award.
2012/11/5 Marina (D3) and Fujimoto (D1) presented their researches during ISMAR2012 (11/5-8).
2012/10/03 Lee (M1) departured to Oulu University, Finland for an internship.
2012/10/01 Assistant Prof. Uranishi has moved to Osaka University.
2012/10/01 Okada (M2) presented his research during the Meeting of the Japanese Virtual Reality Society of Japan.
2012/09/24 Arita (M2) and Kubo (M2) have presented their researches during the Meeting of the Information Processing Society of Japan - Kansai branch.
2012/09/04 We held the Lab Summer Camp at Hiroshima from Aug. 26-28．
2012/08/29 Henry (D3) presented his research during the 1st International Symposium on Socially and Technically Symbiotic Systems(blog)．
2012/08/06 Angie (M1) departured to Oulu University, Finland for an internship.
2012/08/03 We held a welcome party to the new internship student Yusuke Oguma.
2012/08/01 Yusuke Oguma, a new internship student, has joined our Lab.
2012/07/26 We held a farewell party to Dr. Robert W. Lindeman and the internship student, Yuya Nishizaki.
2012/07/17 The internship students Geert Lugtenberg and Emiel de Munck have returned to their country.
2012/07/11 Assistant Prof. Uranishi has came back from University of Oulu, Finland, for a long term research period (07/02).
2012/06/08 Professor Kato's visit in the University of Oulu. (06/02-06/04 - blog).
2012/06/06 Student Jaakko Hyry (D1) published an article in 'Medical and Biological Engineering and Computing' Journal.
2012/06/05 Associate Professor, Dr. Robert W. Lindeman, from Worcester Polytechnic Institute and intern student, Yuya Nishizaki, came to our lab(06/04)
2012/06/01 Student Marina Oikawa (D3) won the best paper award at XIV Symposium on Virtual and Augmented Reality (SVR2012).
2012/05/30 Our Lab presented some research demosntrations during NAIST Open Campus 2012 (05/26 - blog).
2012/04/24 We held a welcome party for the new M1 and research students of our Lab.
2012/04/16 Student Igor (D2) presented his research during KJMR 2012 (04/13-04/15).
2012/04/05 Student Matsubara (D3) presented his research during SAC 2012 (03/26-03/30).
2012/03/22 Assistant Prof. Yamamoto has moved to University of Oulu, Finland, for a long term research period.
2012/03/22 Our Lab presented some research demosntrations during NAIST Open Campus 2012 (03/10).
2012/03/22 Spring Seminar was held from 03/07 to 03/09.
2012/03/13 The student Fujimoto (M2) presented his research during the AH2012 (03/08-03/09).
2012/03/13 The students Igor Almeida (D1) and Juan Carlos Yu Yu (M2) presented their research during IEEE 3DUI2012 (03/04-03/05).
2012/03/07 The students Keyaki (D1), Fukuzawa (M2) and Yoshitake (M2) presented their research during the 4th Forum on Data Engineering and Information Management (03/03-03/05).
2012/02/21 M2 students presented their researches during Master Thesis Presentation (02/13-02/17).
2012/02/06 Two internship students from The Netherlands, Geert Lugtenberg and Emiel de Munck, have been assigned to our Lab.
2012/01/10 Assistant Prof. Ikeda has moved to Osaka University.
2012/01/04 Fujimoto (M2) made a presentation during the 83th Human Interface Meeting (2011/12/20)．
2011/11/28 Keyaki (D1) paticipated and made a presentation at studying group of VLDB2011.
2011/11/28 The student Igor (D1) won the best poster award during ICAT 2011．
2011/11/28 Assist. Prof. Uranishi，the student Marina (D2) and the student Igor (D1) presented a poster of their researches during ICAT 2011 (11/28-11/30)．
2011/11/05 We presented research demonstrations during NAIST Open Campus．
2011/11/05 The students Matsubara (D3) and Keyaki (D1) will present their research during the 153th Database Systems Meeting of the Information Processing Society of Japan (03/11).
2011/10/18 The students Matsubara (D3) and Keyaki (D1) will present their research during the 153th Database Systems Meeting of the Information Processing Society of Japan (03/11).
2011/10/06 The student Nishida (M2) is now in Finland, Oulu University, for an internship period.
2011/10/03 2 new M1 students and 1 research student have joined our lab．
2011/10/01 Assistant Prof. Takafumi Taketomi has joined our Lab.
2011/09/27 Assistant Prof. Ikeda presented his research during the 2011 Joint Virtual Reality Conference(JVRC2011).
2011/09/22 Fukuzawa (M2) got a student award from the Information Processing Society of Japan Kansai Branch．
2011/09/22 Nishida (M2)，Yoshitake (M2) and Fukuzawa (M2) presented their research during the Information Processing Society of Japan Kansai Branch Meeting．
2011/09/22 Fujimoto (M2) and Kumagai (M2) presented their research during the Japanese VR Society Meeting．
2011/09/16 Keyaki (D1)，Fukuzawa (M2) and Yoshitake (M2) presented their research during the 14th Parallel and Distributed Database Mini Workshop (read more about it in our Blog - in Japanese)
2011/09/07 Prof. Kato was nominated to the CEDEC AWARDS 2011 (Programming, Development Environment)．
2011/09/05 The official blog of our Lab is now online.
2011/08/31 The student Yamada (M1) departured to Finland, Oulu University for an internship period.
2011/08/30 The student Matoba (M2) departured to Finland, Oulu University for an internship period.
2011/08/28 The student Matoba (M2) presented her research during the Japanese Society for Medical Virtual Reality Meeting (27/08)
2011/08/24 The students NIshida (M2)，Yoshitake (M2) and Fukuzawa (M2) will present their researches during the Information Processing Society of Japan Kansai Branch Meeting (22/09).
2011/08/24 The students Fujimoto (M2) and Kumagai (M2) will present their researches during the Japanese VR Society Meeting (20~22/09).
2011/08/24 The students Matoba (M2) and Yamada (M1) will go for an internship period in Finland, Oulu University.
2011/08/24 The internship student Brodrick Childs (MIT) has returned to his country on August 21st.
2011/08/08 Summer Boot Camp was held on August 8th and 9th.
2011/08/06 Keyaki (D1) paticipated and made a presentation at studying group of SIGMOD2011.
2011/08/01 Keyaki (D1) made a presentation at iDB Workshop 2011.
2011/06/16 We held a technical tour in our Lab for participants of MVA 2011.
2011/06/08 Prof. Kato gave a lecture during the SSII 2011.
2011/06/07 One of the imd-lab members paticipated and made a presentation at ICDE2011.
2011/06/01 A new internship student, Brodrick Childs, has been assigned to our Lab.
2011/05/30 Assistant Prof. Uranishi was an invited lecturer during the Robot Engineering Seminar organized by the Japanese Robot Society.
2011/05/19 We have published the homepage about the Blue sky science caravan.
2011/05/15 Assistant Prof. Ikeda has moved to University of Oulu, Finland, for a long term research period.
2011/04/01 Assistant Prof. Makoto Fujisawa has moved to Tsukuba University. Assistant Prof. Ikeda, Assistant Prof. Uranishi and Assistant Prof. Yamamoto have joined our Lab.
2011/03/11 We held a farewell party to Dr. Ross Smith.
2011/03/01 Assistant Prof. Toshiyuki Amano has moved to Yamaga University.
2011/02/17 We held a farewell party for the staff and students leaving our Lab next month.
2010/09/05We had a Lab's trip to Wakayama.
2010/04/01Explanatory Meeting about our Lab.
2010/03/17We held a farewell party.
2010/02/23Open Campus was held in NAIST.
2009/09/15 We had a Lab's trip to Kyoto.
2009/04/06 NAIST Graduation Ceremony was held.
2008/08/25 We held NAIST Open Campus.
2008/08/03 The Assistant Professor Amano won the Best Demo Award during the Meeting on Pattern Recognition and Understanding 2008.
2008/05/15 On May 24th, our Lab will be opened for public visit during the NAIST Open Campus 2008.
2008/04/28 We held a welcome party for new Lab members.
2008/04/01 The assistant professor Prof. Nakajima was promoted to an associate professor at Kyoto Sangyo University. Our new assistant professor is Prof. Fujisawa.
2008/03 The student Mr. Michitoshi Yoshii (M2) has received the 2007 honorable award from The Institute of Electronic, Information and Communication Engineers.
2008/03/24 Mr.Reyn Nakamoto has received the Best Student Award (NAIST).
2008/03/07 We held farewell party.
2008/03/07 We held Spring Seminar.
2008/02/16 We held Open Campus.
2008/03 Associate Professor Miyazaki's publication won the Best Paper Award in 2008 IAENG International Conference on Internet Computing and Web Services.
2008/03 M2 student Yoshi won Academic Encouragement Award of The Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers.
2008/03/24 M2 Nakamoto won Best Student Award of NAIST.
2008/03/07 We held a farewell party.
2008/03/07 We held a Spring Seminar.
2008/02/16 We introduced our laboratory in Open Campus.