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Call for participant for FOTs in the Tokyo Waterfront Area-Cross-Ministerial Strategic Innovation Promotion Program -Innovation of Automated Driving for Universal Services (SIP-adus)

January 22, 2019

The New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO) is recruiting applicants to participate in Tokyo Waterfront City Area FOT, as part of the 2nd Phase of Strategic Innovation Promotion Program—Automated Driving for Universal Services (SIP-adus): Expansion of Systems and Services. For the terms of recruitment, please read "Participation Rules for Tokyo Waterfront City Area Field Operational Test" at the end of this document. After you have submitted your entry by accessing "Apply here", we will send a URL for downloading the "Guidelines for Participating in Tokyo waterfront City Area FOT" to the E-mail address you registered. If you prefer to receive the English-language version of the Guidelines, please contact us via the E-mail address below.

Project name Tokyo Waterfront City Area Field Operational Test, SIP Phase Two - Automated Driving (Expansion of Systems and Services)
Recruitment period

From Tuesday, January 22 to Friday, February 22, 2019

Method of participation Click the button below to access the entry page and enter the required information.
Please fill in the necessary information

and click the register button.

For inquiries, contact:

Robot and Artificial Intelligence Technology Department

E-mail: sip-adus-fot@ml.nedo.go.jp TEL: 044-520-5241

Your application does not confer an obligation to participate in FOT. Also, please understand that you may be refused permission to participate, depending on the results of our examination. The series of steps from recruitment of participants to start of FOT is as follows.

  • STEP1 to 3

Conditions for Test Participants

Each test participant must be an enterprise or organization other than a local public body. The participant must be a corporation with Articles of Incorporation through which the name of its representative, business activities, its methods of financial management and other aspects can be confirmed. Said participant must be active in research and development in the field of automated vehicles; be able to make effective use of the test data generated from the Tokyo Waterfront City Area FOT; and agree to the Rules for Participation in Tokyo Waterfront City Area Field Operational Test (Appendix 1).