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NEDO Held the "Innovative Structural Materials R&D Project Results Reporting Meeting"

January 29, 2018

On January 26, NEDO held the "Innovative Structural Materials R&D Project Results Reporting Meeting." The meeting was held jointly with the Innovative Structural Materials Association (ISMA).

NEDO Executive Director Kiyoshi Imai greeted attendees by saying that NEDO would like to further promote the project that contributes to significant reductions in CO2 emissions by realizing lighter weight vehicles and rail cars. He noted that the project is already producing results.

At the meeting, NEDO presented the results of the development of innovative bonding techniques and methods for use in high-strength structural materials, while also introducing a new research and development theme and previewing future applications of the new materials and technologies.

  • NEDO Executive Director Kiyoshi Imai giving the opening speech
    NEDO Executive Director Kiyoshi Imai
    giving his speech
  • President of ISMA Teruo Kishi giving his speech at the meeting
    President of ISMA Teruo Kishi
    giving his speech
  • Participants at the poster presentation
    Poster presentation