Kyoto has universities conducting leading-edge research from foundation to application and the industries have unique technologies. The regional development will be achieved with the innovation unique to Kyoto by developing resources having more productivity and building organized coordination system, in addition to the Kyoto-specific business model wherein the universities and industry collaborate right from the foundation stage of research & development.
The Kyoto University conducts multi-layered research and development from foundation to applications, and has many researchers having great ideas. Based on the past business model that has achieved certain results, the theme for new regional innovation strategy is set and the energy problems are approached from the perspective of Power Generation, Power Storage, and Power Saving. This is a useful business model obtained from the efforts of Knowledge Cluster Initiative and assures that it will remain unrivalled by any other region.
The training programs that contribute to the capacity building of coordinators playing a central role of innovating by creating new values in the promotion of industry-academia-government collaboration will be developed.