The University of Aizu's University-Business Innovation Center (UBIC) and The University of Aizu Revitalization Center (ARC) have been selected as a "Regional Open Innovation Center (Regional Contribution Type)"(※) by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry.
These regional collaboration centers are selected for their proactive activities in industry-academia collaboration with local companies and local governments, aiming to solve local problems and promote the local economy.
If you are selected as a base, you will receive tailor-made support from the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI), including domestic and international PR, support for strengthening networks among bases, strengthening ties with METI budget projects, and support for connecting to government policies such as deregulation.
This is the second round of selection, and together with the first round of selection, five community contribution centers have been selected, including our university.
(Publication date: January 5, 2021)
(※)"Regional Open Innovation Center (Regional Contribution Type)" (Japanese text only)
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