Issei Fujishiro is currently Chief Professor of the Center for Information and Computer Science, Graduate School of Science and Technology, Keio University, Yokohama. He received his Doctor of Science in information sciences from the University of Tokyo in 1988. He was a Visiting Professor of Computer Science at Stony Brook University during 1994 to 1995. His research interests include graphical modeling paradigms, applied visualization design, and smart multi-modal ambient media. He is a member of ACM (SIGGRAPH), IEEE (Computer Society), Eurographics, and CGS. He is serving as a member of Science Council of Japan.