Company MilestonesHISTORY

IBJ's History

Jan 2014 IA becomes Japan's first HTML5 Accredited Academy
Oct 2013 Internet Academy America established
Feb 2013 IA becomes Partner with NTT Knowledge Square Inc.
Jul 2012 IA India Operations established
Jun 2012 WS becomes partner with China's largest SNS Renren and launches as a domestic distributor
Jan 2012 WS subsidiary Home Workers' Community Co., Ltd. established
Dec 2011 ITRA wins 2011's best Internet IR Company
Oct 2011 IA participates in the W3C TPAC2011 (America Santa Clara)
Publishes "PHP official qualification textbook" from Gijyutsu Hyouronsha
Mar 2011 WS launches "With Tohoku Project"
Oct 2010 IA establishes a lab in MIT, USA
Sep 2010 WS opens a branch in Dalian, China
Aug 2010 The website of Japan Nuclear Safety Organisation made by ITRA wins 1st place in Nikkei usability research
Nov 2009 IA participates in W3C "TPAC 2009" as the only schooling industry in Japan
Jun 2009 IA becomes a member of Internet Skill Certification Organisation
Oct 2008 The website of JETRO made by ITRA wins 1st place in Nikkei usability research
Feb 2006 ITRA moves the headquarters to Sendagaya, Shibuya, Tokyo
Jan 2006 WS founds a Kansai branch in Kita-ku, Osaka, Japan
Nov 2005 WS acquires Privacy Mark in Japan
Sep 2005 IA becomes Japan's first .Com Master Authorised Academy
Jul 2005 IBJ becomes partner with Reuters
Mar 2005 WS launches new service "Web Support"
Dec 2004 IA opens the first class for PostgreSQL CE Silver license class in the world
Dec 2004 IA becomes Certify's authorised school
Jan 2004 WS launches "Internship Service"
Jan 2004 WS becomes partner with a Korean company JCC Search Inc.
Jun 2003 WS registered staff becomes over 2,000
Jan 2003 IA launches on-demand service
Oct 2002 IA opens a course which has subsidy from authority in Japan
WS becomes partner with NI Personal, Inc.
Jul 2002 Information Technology Research Agency changes its name to ITRA
Mar 2002 WS becomes partner with IT Power, Inc.
WS Acquires License for Fee-Charging Employment Placement Businesses
Jan 2002 WS becomes partners with Creative, Inc.
IBJ International Project Division is founded in Shanghai, China
Nov 2001 WS Tokyo Web Design changes its name to Webstaff
IBJcafe starts to support over 10 foreign languages
Feb 2001 Total number of graduates from IA grows over 10,000
Nov 2000 IBJ increases capital to 100,000,000 yen
Oct 2000 IBJ increases capital to 40,000,000 yen
IA becomes a member of W3C
Jul 2000 IBJ becomes a member of W3C
Jun 2000 IBJ moves headquarters to Dogenzaka, Shibuya, Tokyo
Mar 2000 A research division, Information Technology Research Agency, is established
Internet Academy becomes incorporated
Sep 1999 IA Dogenzaka, Shibuya, Tokyo branch is founded
Jun 1999 IA launches e-learning system
May 1999 IBJ Kazuma Onishi and Kazuo Ooka publishes "Web free talk construction" from Ohmsha
Feb 1999 IBJ increases capital. IBJ becomes incorporated
Dec 1998 BOHR, an IA graduates community, is launched
Oct 1998 Tokyo Web Design, Japan's first human resource company focusing on Internet, is established
Apr 1996 ibjcafe, a sports community site, is launched
Sep 1995 Internet Academy, the first Japanese school specialised in Internet, is founded
May 1995 Internet Business Japan established in Japan