Vision without action is a daydream.
Action without vision is a nightmare.

Our clients are leading scientific and academic institutions, foundations, associations, governmental institutions and ministries, among them:

  • Association of Innovative University Management (ANUM)
  • Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD, German Academic Exchange Service), Regional Office Tokyo
  • EU Delegation to Japan
  • European Commission (Sub-Contractor)
  • Hokkaido University
  • Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)
  • Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST)
  • Japan International Science and Technology Exchange Center (JISTEC)
  • Kanazawa University
  • Kyoto University
  • Leibniz Association (Japan Representative)
  • Mitsubishi Research Institute, Inc.
  • Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology (OIST) Graduate University 
  • Osaka University
  • RIKEN
  • Tokyo City University
  • Tokyo University of Science
  • University of Tsukuba

Moreover, Dr. Iris Wieczorek has the following functions:

  • Member of the Board of Directors of the Japan International Science and Technology Exchange Center (JISTEC)
  • Retains a research position with the GIGA Institute of Asian Studies in Hamburg, a member institute of the Leibniz Association
  • Is advising the Council for Science, Technology and Innovation (CSTI), Cabinet Office Japan
  • Member of the Evaluation Committee for the "Designated National University Corporations" of the Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT), Tokyo 
  • Only foreign member of the National Research and Development Agency Committee (and of the Sub-Committees for the Evaluation of the JAEA, JST and RIKEN) of the Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT), Tokyo
  • Only foreign member of the Internationalization Strategy Committee of the Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT), Tokyo
  • Visiting Researcher at the National Institute of Science and Technology Policy (NISTEP), Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT), Tokyo
  • Member of the NAIST Management Council
  • Executive Advisor for International Coordination of Hokkaido University
  • Member of the Advisory Committee for the Management of the RIKEN Advanced Institute for Computational Science (AICS), Kobe
  • Member of the Evaluation and Advisory Committee of the "Program to Disseminate the Tenure Tracking System" at the University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba
  • Member of the Evaluation and Advisory Committee for the Tenure Track Professor, Chiba University
  • Member of the Evaluation Committee for the Program of Female Researchers at Nihon University, Tokyo
  • Member of The Japan Society for Science Policy and Research Management
  • Member of the Executive Board of the German Association for Social Science Research on Japan (VSJF - Vereinigung für Sozialwissenschaftliche Japanforschung e.V.), Berlin
  • Member of The German Association for Asian Studies (DGA - Deutsche Gesellschaft für Asienkunde), Hamburg
  • Member of The European Association for Japanese Studies (EAJS), Leiden