JST Press Release#1657

December 5, 2023

Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST)
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JST and ANR (France) jointly fund three research projects in the Edge AI field under
the Strategic International Collaborative Research Program (SICORP) framework

The Japan Science and Technology Agency (HASHIMOTO Kazuhito, President) has approved funding for three new joint research projects in the research field of “Edge AI” under the SICORP program.

JST and ANR jointly called for proposals from January 2023 to April 2023 and received a total of eleven proposals. Three projects were selected after evaluation by a panel of experts in both countries and a joint review. The projects will start from December 2023, and follow the 2x2 international academia-industry framework with a predicted research period of four years (48 months).