University-Industry Cooperation and Research Program Division,
Research Program Department,
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)
5-3-1 Kojimachi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-0083, JAPAN

University-Industry Research Cooperation Societally Applied Scientific Linkage and Collaboration

University-Industry Cooperative Research Committees

Aims and Goals

The committee’s goal is to contribute to the sound growth of Japanese companies by having researchers in the field of business administration and related sectors (committee members from academia) work together with managers and other business experts (committee members from industry) to research both the theoretical and practical aspects of important corporate management issues and propose methods of resolving those issues in accordance with appropriate corporate philosophies.

Research Themes

Recent themes:
Corporate responsibility
Deepening management philosophy and value creation
Japanese-style value creation management
Lifestyle and technical innovation
Corporate social responsibility
Environmentally conscious management
International comparison of corporate conduct


April 1947

Membership Composition   (As of Apr.2017)

Academia: 24
Industry: 8
Total membership: 32

Committee Chairperson

Norio Kambayashi
Kobe University

Committee Web Site