Tsukuba Biomedical Engineering Collaboration Forum is a place of collaboration of Tsukuba-located research and clinical institutes, as well as companies and relevant section of regional governments. The Forum is to enrich academic, industrial, and regional activities to bring the region’s state of the art research into the clinical practice and business, and to ride on the fast path to the market. Tsukuba BME Collaboration Forum started in 2009 as a result of three regional academic conferences.


The members of Tsukuba BME Collaboration Forum are,

  1. Ibaraki prefecture
  2. AIST (National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology)
  3. NARO (The National Agriculture and Food Research Organization)
  4. NIMS (National Institute for Material Science)
  5. Tsukuba University Hospital
  6. Tsukuba Biomaterial and Biomedical Engineering Society
  7. T-CReDO (Tsukuba Clinical Research & Development Organization)