World Federation of Innovation and Industrial Research Associations
Anpei started in 2012 the negotiation with its sisters to create the World Federation of Innovation and Industrial Research Associations (W-FIRA) on May 21st, 2013.
Besides Anpei, are founding members of this Federation:
• Australian Industrial Research Group (AIRG) http://www.airg.org.au/
• European Industrial Research Management Association (EIRMA) http://www.eirma.org/
• Industrial Research Institute (IRI) http://www.iriweb.org/
• Japanese Research Industries and Industrial Technology Association (JRIA) http://www.jria.or.jp/
• Korean Industrial Technology Association (KOITA) http://www.koita.or.kr/
The union of entities aims to expand the possibilities of cooperation between them and between companies, STIs and governments of their respective countries, as well as providing a benchmark for everyone.