Spotted events: EU-Japan

In this page you can find upcoming EU-Japan and Japan-related events organized by third parties that might be of your interest. 

Open Innovation Call: Asahi Kasei Pharma Open Innovation 2023

From the EU Japan Centre for Industrial corporation - Brussels office, we want to introduce you to one open innovation program hosted by a Japanese company.



Autoimmune disease, Renal disease, Pain and Neurodegenerative disease, Bone disease or Platform Technologies for Drug Discovery


Up to US$200,000 funding per year for each selected proposal, up to 3 years depending on the research content.

 Eligible Candidates:

Researchers from a university or research institute outside Japan (academia, pharmaceutical company, biotech, start-up, etc.).

Students are not accepted.

Application Period:

Between January 5, 2023, and February 28, 2023.  

Click here for more detailed info.