Content of Activities
Specific JST programs are conducted in accordance with the mid-term plan compiled by JST and approved by the Government, in order to achieve the mid-term objectives set by the Government. During the second mid-term plan (April 2007-March 2012), the following five activities are being carried out :
- Creating Advanced Technology
- Promoting Business Using Advanced Technology
- Promoting Dissemination of Scientific and Technological Information
- Researcher Exchange and Research Support
- Promoting Science Communication
When the mid-term plan has been completed, a thorough evaluation will be conducted, and the results of the evaluation will be reflected in the next mid-term plan.