Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST)
JST’s mission is to promote science and technology in Japan by conducting a broad range of activities, including promotion of research and development with emphasis on the creation of new technological seeds as well as dissemination of scientific and technological information. URL: www.jst.go.jp
Hosei University European Research Center Zurich
The Hosei University has, together with its partner universities in Switzerland, the ETH Zurich and the University of St. Gallen, opened the European Research Centre Zurich HERZ in June 2007. HERZ is located in Oerlikon and will support visiting Japanese researchers and bilateral research cooperation and conduct research on the management of international academic exchange.