NPO International Rescue System Institute

OUTLINE

International Rescue System Institute (IRS) is an industry, government, academia and civilian research organization striving to advance and spread cutting-edge technologies to cope with disasters.
Through the cooperation of various organizations and human resources, IRS aims to contribute to building a safe society in which people can live without anxiety.

FOUNDATION

IRS was authorized as a nonprofit organization by the Cabinet Office on 18 April 2002.

DIRECTORS

PRESIDENT Satoshi TADOKORO (Tohoku Univ.)
VICE PRESIDENT Fumitoshi MATSUNO (Kyoto Univ.)
CHAIRMAN  Hiroaki KITANO (Sony CSL/ERATO Kitano Symbiotic System Project) 
DIRECTOR
Kobe Lab.LEADER
Shigeru KOBAYASHI (Kobe City College of Technology.) 
DIRECTOR
GENERAL MANAGER OF SOLUTION DIV.
Shu ISHIGURO
DIRECTOR Koichi OSUKA (Osaka Univ.)
DIRECTOR  Toshi TAKAMORI (Emeritus of Kobe Univ.) 
DIRECTOR Ikuo TAKEUCHI (Emeritus of Tokyo Univ.)
DIRECTOR Shigeo HIROSE ( Emeritus of Tokyo Institute of Technology Univ.)
DIRECTOR Toshihiko KUMAMOTO (NTT WEST Senior Executive Vice Presidents)
DIRECTOR Kizo HISAMOTO (The Mayor of Kobe)
DIRECTOR Yasuyoshi YOKOKOHJI (Kobe Univ.)
DIRECTOR Tetsuya KIMURA (Nagaoka Univ.of Technology)
DIRECTOR Tomoharu DOI (Osaka Prefecture University College of Technology.)
CHIEF BUSINESS OFFICER  Mika MURATA 

Articles of Incorporation, Company Regulation

Articles of Incorporation (July 19, 2012 revision) (J)
Company Regulation (April 1, 2015 revision) (J)

Guidelines for Management and Audit of Public Research Expenses

Basic Compliance Rules (J)
Rules based on Guidelines for Management and Audit of Public Research Expenses at Research Institutions (April 1, 2015 revision) (J)
Basic Policies for Preventing Misuse of Competitive Research Funds at Research Institutions ( in revision)

About handling of personal information

Privacy Policy
Regulation on handling of personal information (J)
Regulation on protecting of personal information (J)

ACCESS

IRS Kobe Laboratory

Futaba Gakusha(Local Human Resources Support Center)1F, 7-1-18 Futaba-cho, Nagata-ku, Kobe-shi 653-0042
TEL:+81-78-641-2840 / FAX:+81-78-641-2841

From JR/Subway Shin-Nagata Stn. : 10 Min. Walk
From Subway Komagabayashi Stn. : 6 Min. Walk