Welcome to the website of CONCERT-Japan, an initiative for Connecting and Coordinating European Research and Technology Development with Japan. CONCERT-Japan is funded under the 7th Framework Programme of the European Union (EU) for RTD and designed to promote an effective and coordinated science and technology cooperation among European countries and Japan.
The second annual Steering Committee Meeting of the CONCERT-Japan project has been held on 28 February 2013 in Tokyo, Japan. The meeting has been organized by the CONCERT-Japan partner Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) at the premises of JST in Tokyo. As members of the Steering Committee, representatives from CONCERT-Japan partner and observer organizations and from the Delegation of the EU to Japan have been present at the meeting.
The third CONCERT-Japan Funding Organizations Forum (FOF) Meeting has been held on 27 February 2013 in Tokyo, Japan. The Funding Organizations Forum consists of the funding organizations which have joined the CONCERT-Japan Pilot Joint Call on Research and Innovation that was launched in 2012 on the themes of Resilience against Disasters and Efficient Energy Storage and Distribution.
In the framework of the CONCERT-Japan Pilot Joint Call evaluation process, two Scientific Committee Meetings were held in Paris, France on 14-15 February 2013. The CONCERT-Japan Pilot Joint Call on Research and Innovation was launched on 3 September 2012 and was closed on 15 November 2012. The joint call focused on two thematic areas, Efficient Energy Storage and Distribution & Resilience against Disasters.