Collaboration Hubs for International Research Program [CHIRP]


Contact:ASEAN / India:

1. Field of Cooperation

ASEAN Countries: Environment/Energy, Bioresources, Disaster prevention
India: Information and Communications Technology

Program Officer

China : Environmental and Energy

Program Officer

This program promotes Japan's identifiable and continuous support to the long-term collaboration in developing International Joint-Research Hubs together with ASEAN countries, India and China for the purpose of cooperative open-innovation between the stationed Japanese researcher and the local researchers, which is accessible to industries and aims to provide direct solutions to locally and globally shared challenges.

3. Related Workshops

Related Workshops
Jan 2018 Mumbai [India] Japan-India Annual Academic Workshop 2018
Jan 2017 New Delhi [India] Kick-off Seminar
Jan 2016 Hyderabad [India] JAPAN-INDIA Joint-Workshop
Dec 2015 Kyoto [ASEAN] 1st JASTP Symposium

4. Calls for Proposals

Calls for Proposals
Month/YearResearch AreasPress Release
Jan 2018 China
Mar 2016 India Detail
Jan 2016 ASEAN Countries / India Detail

5. Currently in Cooperation


Period:FY2016 - FY2021 [phaseⅠ]

TitleResearch Leader in Japan Research Leader in India
Architecting Intelligent Dependable Cyber Physical System Targeting IoT and Mobile Big Data Analysis Masahiro Fujita, Professor, VLSI Design and Education Center (VDEC), The University of Tokyo Virendara Singh, Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
Data Science-based Farming Support System for Sustainable Crop Production under Climatic Change Seishi Ninomiya, Professor, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Science, The University of Tokyo Uday Desai, Professor & Director, Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad
Security in the Internet of Things Space Koji Okamura, Professor & Director of Cybersecurity Center, Kyushu University
website :
Ranjan Bose, Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi


ASEAN Countries

Period:FY2015 - FY2020

ASEAN Countries
TitleResearch Leader in Japan Research Leader in ASEAN Countries
Japan-ASEAN Science and Technology Innovation Platform: Promotion of Sustainable Development Research Yasuyuki Kono, Professor, Vice president, Kyoto University
website : JASTIP
(Thailand) Thaweesak Koanantakool, President, National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA)
(Indonesia) Bamgbang Subiyanto, Director, Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI)
(Malaysia) Rubiyah Yusof, Dean, Malaysia-Japan International Institute of Tecnology (MJIIT)