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Projects & Events in 2005

1. Education

To hold various seminars

An introduction and the methodology of usability, proper case studies, and the latest information are to be offered.

To Dispatch Lecturers

The HCD-Net dispatches lecturers to seminars, forums, and study groups concerning usability held by other organizations.


2. Diffusion and Advocacy

Opening forum held on May 18th

Embedded Systems Expo & Conference in Tokyo exhibition forum was held in July

Embedded Technology 2005 exhibition forum was held in October

Unique Advocacy activities on Ubiquitous computing, Universal design

Symposium (in order to make recommendation to government) are to be held


3. Consulting Service


For the corporations planning to introduce usability designing, it is strongly recommended to consult usability specialists. The HCD-Net offers consulting services. We can introduce experienced usability specialists to your companies.


Projects & Events in 2004

Participation in Embedded Technology Usability Forum in Sapporo (2004.10.27)

HCD-Net regular board of trustees (2004.12)

Lecturers dispatched to J-Techno center and ISS, Industry Science Systems(2005.2)

HCD-Net was recognized as a specified nonprofit organization by the government.(2005.2.19)

The legal registration of the HCD-Net establishment (2005.3.3)