European institutions looking for partners in Japan for Horizon 2020 collaborative projects (Feb. 2018)

Calls for proposals are open in Horizon 2020, and some European institutions are looking for partners in Japan.

see full list of H2020 calls including japan as preferred partner here

This list has been curated by the office of the Horizon 2020 National Contact Point Japan (NCP Japan).
The partnership request lists are also managed by NCP japan. If you have interest in any of the partnering offers below, please do not hesitate to get in contact with stijn.lambrecht{-at-}eu-japan.gr.jp for more information.


Partnership requests list:

EU-Japan Security joint call: Technologies for first responders SU-DRS02-2018 (funding for Japanese partner from JST - view call info):

  • A Swedish governmental organisation is looking for a Japanese research organization dealing with security research in the domain of Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, and Explosive materials (CBRNE). Their specific proposal aims to develop a technical system giving early warning of threats relating to explosives, chemical agents, toxins and toxic industrial chemicals etc.

Other opportunities: NEDO/BPIFrance call (funding for Japanese partner from NEDO - view call info in Japanese):

  • A French SME active in Horizon 2020 projects is looking for a Japanese industrial partner for a project involving a fleet of connected drones collaborating to achieve complex missions. They are looking for expertise in robotics, swarm intelligence, distributed cloud, simultaneous localization and mapping (SLAM), user interfaces, etc.