Professor Kyung-won Chung visited Chicago, Cincinnati, and Boston for accelerating mutual cooperation with our partner institutions in the United States from 29 Oct. to 10 November. Prof. Chung has solved the current problems caused by imbalance of student exchange program with the DAAP, Cincinnati Univ. Besides, he had a lecture on ‘Urban Design Innovation,’ and “An Introduction of ID KAIST’ for students and faculties of DAAP. He also encouraged visiting KAIST students Eunsol Byun and Byeongjun Kim. Prof. Chung met Patrick Whitney, the Director of Institute of Design, IIT, and Don Norman in order to exchange ideas on major issues that will be discussed at the forthcoming EAC meeting of IDKAIST. The 2014 EAC meeting will be held on 10-11 February 2014 to figure out some sustainable directions of the Department in conjunction with the Design 3.0: Big, Deep, Open. The current EAC members are Don Norman, Patrick Whitney, Pieter Stepper of Delft Univ., and Jeremy Myerson of Royal College of Art.