Partnerships between Universitiy and Industry

The Institute for the Promotion of Business-Regional Collaboration engages in the activities shown below in collaboration with industry and other partners. We are an organization at Hokkaido University that establishes the Policy on Government-Industry-Academia Collaborations and crystallizes the integration of research findings into society.

  • Tasks connected with the discovery of intellectual property, the acquisition of rights to it, and its practical use etc.
  • Promotion of joint research centered on intellectual property
  • The promotion of organizational partnerships between universities and industry
  • Startups launched at university and the provision of entrepreneurship education
  • The planning and development of HOKUDAI brand products
  • Research and development work at the Global Research Hub for Food and Medical Innovation, a large-scale laboratory

Finding Solutions

Faculty and administrative staff with specialist expertise provide support aimed at finding solutions to the technological challenges that companies face. 
If you are looking for a partner to help you find a solution, please take a look at the Research Profiles page. It provides an overview of the technologies possessed by Hokkaido University.

Hokkaido University Research Profiles