Both Tohoku and Lyon have opened Liaison Offices. The aim of these offices is to facilitate :
- exchange of information,
- implementation of joint projects,
- staff exchanges,
- students' mobility,
- links with industries.
On the other hand, the various Liaison Offices which belong to the Tohoku University are organized in network, and have also the purpose to enhance cross-collaborations with very different countries. An annual meeting is organized to define the priority of few actions, involving different teams*.Thus, it is clear that our liaison office will be efficient tools to facilitate human resource exchanges.* Up to now, about 10 liaison offices are opened, in Syracuse, California, Korea, China, Russia, etc.