2019 IIP (Japan) Researcher Invitation Program

2019 Researcher Invitation Program

Foundation for Intellectual Property
Institute of Intellectual Property
Tokyo, Japan



The Foundation for Intellectual Property, Institute of Intellectual Property (IIP), since its establishment in 1989 as a nonprofit organization approved by Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, has carried out researches and studies on various issues concerning intellectual property and has been providing information related to this field by holding international symposia and by publishing research reports. Amongst its international activities, IIP has been entrusted by the Japan Patent Office (JPO) to invite foreign researchers to Japan for promoting studies on industrial property systems in Japan and other countries by means of literature researches and interviews from Japanese researchers or practitioners on industrial property field in Japan.

Inquiry and Mailing Addresses

If you have any question regarding the programs, please contact us.  Please send your final set of application documents to the following e-mail address, and ask your recommender(s) to send recommendation letter(s) to the same address: