Masashi Hatano

Ph.D. student at Keio University


I am a PhD student at Keio University under the guidance of Prof. Hideo Saito. Starting from this May, I will be visiting the University of Bristol as a visiting PhD student and working with Prof. Dima Damen.

My research interests span the broad area of machine learning, computer vision, egocentric vision, multimodal learning, future forecasting, and action recognition.

In 2023, I obtained a Master’s degree in computer science from Keio University, Japan, and an engineering degree from CentraleSupélec, France, as part of a double degree program.


Mar 2024 I will be visiting the University of Bristol as a visiting PhD studnet starting from this May!
Dec 2023 I have been selected as a scholarship reciepient of Amano Institute of Technology Scholarships for Doctoral Programs in Graduate Schools!
Dec 2023 I received the acceptance for the JSPS Overseas Challenge Program for Young Researchers!
Jun 2023 J’ai assisté à la cérémonie de remise des diplômes ingénieurs à CentraleSupélec à Gif-sur-Yvette!
Feb 2023 I presented a poster at VISAPP ‘23 in Lisbon.
Feb 2023 I visited the lab lead by Prof. Vincent Frémont at Ecole Centrale de Nantes.
Dec 2022 One paper accepted at VISAPP ‘23!
Oct 2022 I attended ECCV ‘22 in Tel-Aviv.
Oct 2022 Our team secured 2nd Place and $2,000 Prize in the Ego4D Future Hand Prediction Challenge at ECCV ‘22! :2nd_place_medal:



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    Multimodal Cross-Domain Few-Shot Learning for Egocentric Action Recognition
    Masashi Hatano, Ryo Hachiuma, Ryo Fuji, and Hideo Saito
    Under Review, 2024
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    EgoSurgey: A Dataset of Surgical Phase Recognition from Egocentric Videos in the Open Surgery
    Ryo Fuji, Masashi Hatano, Hideo Saito, and Hiroki Kajita
    Under Review, 2024
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    EMAG: Ego-motion Aware and Generalizable 2D Hand Forecasting from Egocentric Videos
    Masashi Hatano, Ryo Hachiuma, and Hideo Saito
    Under Review, 2024


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    Trajectory Prediction in First-Person Video: Utilizing a Pre-Trained Bird’s-Eye View Model
    Masashi Hatano, Ryo Hachiuma, and Hideo Saito
    In International Joint Conference on Computer Vision, Imaging and Computer Graphics Theory and Applications, VISIGRAPP, 2023