The National Convention of IPSJ was held at Nagoya Institute of Technology.
We held the open experiment about mobile Mei-chan. In this experiment, everyone can talk with Mei-chan by using Skype in own mobile and get many information (e.g., sessions and maps) from Mei-chan.
The uDialogue project booth is also open, and many participants dropped in our booth and talk with Mei-chan.

"Joint Symposium on Spoken Language Processing" organized by SIG-SLP, SP and NLC were held in Shibaura Institute Of Technology.

Invited speaker
 - Keiichi Tokuda (Prof)

 - Akinobu Lee (Associate Prof)
 - Keiichiro Oura (Assistant Prof)

Crest's kick-off meeting was held in the Nagoya Institute of technology. With the beginning of a new 5-year project, the purpose of the meeting was discussing related research topics.