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Sung-jin Kim (Advisor/Professor Kun-Pyo Lee) from the Department of Industrial Design at KAIST received the gold award in Imagine Cup 2008, an international software design competition. Under the theme of “enabling a sustainable environment through technology,” Kim clinched the gold with his algorithm S/W that locates the optimal ecological corridor for living creatures in order to prevent road kill. Kim has been awarded with 2 million won in prize money and will advance to the final competition in Paris, France. Imagine Cup 2008 select top 3 finalists out of the 307 participating teams based on software novelty, innovation, and presentation skills. Imagine Cup first began in 2003 and has grown to become a global competition with last year’s finals held in Seoul, South Korea. Now in its sixth year, Imagine Cup is Microsoft’s annual competition for all students aged 16 and above. The event is co-hosted by Microsoft, Ministry of Education & Human Resources Development, and UNESCO.
[Visit] US Office of Naval Research Global

Dr. Patricia Gruber and Capt. Mathew Farr from the US Office of Naval Research Global visited ID KAIST on October 8, 2...

[Visit] Head of Department of Design at Drexel University

(from left: Dr. Chi-won Ahn from National Nanofab Center, Dr. Ann Gerondelis from Drexel University and HoD Tek-Jin N...

Lunch Talk with Prof. Bora Shin from ArtCenter College of Design

Bora Shin, adjunct professor in Graphic Design in ArtCenter College of Design, visited IDKAIST to give a lunch talk on ...

Lunch Talk with Graphic Designer Deborah Kim

Deborah Kim, a Graphic designer, visited IDKAIST to give a lunch talk on 2nd July 2019. The title was "With Basic Bey...

Dr. Yongkwan Kim presented 3D sketching performance at BK21's 20th anniversary event

On June 28 (Fri), Dr. Yongkwan Kim from the Department of Industrial Design presented a 3D sketching performance at the ope...

Lunch Talk with Prof. Yoon C. Han from San Jose State University

Yoon C. Han, assistant professor in Graphic Design at the Department of Design in the San Jose State University, visited ...

Academic-industrial Collaboration: Interactive Product Design supported by Gaze

This year’s Interactive Product Design (ID 301, Professor Woohun Lee) was supported by Gaze, a company specializing in the p...

Lunch Talk with Photographer Hojun Ji

Hojun Ji, a photographer, visited IDKAIST to give a lunch talk on 13th June 2019. He introduced his projects, including Coi...